'Watershed Moment;' Martinez To Build Dozens of Homes, New Park on Former Golf CourseAfter years of legal and political volleying, the Martinez City Council finally signed off on a developer's plan to build 65 homes on the former Pine Meadow Golf Course.
Five Peninsula Projects Receive $1.5 Million Facebook Grant to Build Low-Cost HousingFacebook awarded $1.5 million to five projects that will help create low-cost housing in the Peninsula communities of East Palo Alto, Belle Haven and North Fair Oaks.
COVID Rentals: San Francisco Bay Area Rents Plummet Amid PandemicSan Francisco Bay Area rent prices have fallen to levels that haven’t been seen since the last recession.
Economists Say Low-Income Renters Are Experiencing a 'She-Cession'High housing costs in the Bay Area plus a lack of child care are forcing low-income moms to make tough choices.
East Bay Firefighters Call on Oakley to Pause New Development, Pay More for ServiceThe East Contra Costa fire district sent a letter to the Oakley city council telling them to stop approving new residential and commercial projects until they pay up and increase impact fees charged on developers.
Santa Clara County Outlines Ambitious Plan to End HomelessnessThe largest county in the Bay Area unveiled its boldest and most aggressive plan to end homelessness following success in reaching its 2015 goal to shelter the vulnerable population.
Residents, Developers Spar Over West Side San Francisco Housing ProjectsThe Sunset and Richmond districts on the west side of San Francisco have become the new frontier for housing developers.
Bay Area Rental Prices Dropping As Exodus From Region ContinuesThe decrease in Bay Area rental prices has been significant this year, especially in the most expensive cities. Some median prices have even dropped by double-digit percentages.
San Francisco Church Properties Offered To Help Alleviate Housing CrisisOn hundreds of San Francisco streets, epic edifices are showing their age. Inside, Sunday gatherings are growing smaller while outside, the numbers of people seeking shelter are growing larger.
Experts Say Solutions to Homelessness Known, Require CommitmentIn the Bay Area, people often look for ways to help the homeless. An important first step is talking about solutions.
Bay Area Supercommuters Drive Stockton Rent Increases to 2nd-Highest in NationThe cost of housing is going up almost everywhere in California but people in Stockton are being hit hard as a dwindling supply meets a burgeoning demand from so-called "super-commuters" working in the Bay Area.
Effects Of Housing Crisis, Homelessness Permeate State Of Living In The Bay AreaThe housing crisis has crept its way into every corner of life in California.
Tiny-Home Developments in San Jose Offer Alternative to HomelessnessSan Jose mayor Sam Liccardo joined members of the city council and the community to assemble 8-foot by 10-foot homeless shelters that will be part of the city's first-ever tiny home community.
Housing, Guns, Vaccines, Worker Rights Bills Await Legislature in Final MonthCalifornia lawmakers returning to work Monday still have lots to do before they adjourn for the year on Sept. 13.
Vallejo Draws Would-Be Homeowners Looking for Affordable Bay Area HousingVallejo is one of the few places in the Bay Area where a buyer can shell out less than a half million dollars to own a home.