Google Pledges $1 Billion To Address Bay Area Housing CrunchGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai announced Tuesday that the tech giant would invest $1 billion over the next several years to help build housing in the Bay Area.
Worsening California Housing Crisis Stymies State LawmakersPolitical wrangling around bills to cap rent increases, set rules for evictions and cut red tape to build housing reveals big splits in the Legislature when it comes to one of the most pressing issues in California.
IPO Wealth Begins Showing Up in Rising Bay Area Home SalesThere is an increase in buyer activity across the Bay Area suggesting that IPO expectations are already showing up in the real estate market.
Assembly Votes To Cap Rent Increases Amid California Housing CrunchThe California Assembly voted Wednesday to cap rent increases for many tenants as America's most populous state faces a housing crunch.
Stanford Expansion Plans Run Into Opposition Over Lack Of Worker HousingStanford University's ambitious plans for growth over the next two decades are coming up short in one area, according to Santa Clara County officials.
Gov. Newsom Announces Homelessness Task Force In Oakland VisitGov. Gavin Newsom came to Oakland on Tuesday to announce the creation of a task force to help address California's homelessness crisis.
Silicon Valley's Homeless Population Explodes, According To New SurveyA new survey shows that the homeless population in Santa Clara County has exploded with most of those without a home living in San Jose.
SB50 Proposal To Boost Home Building Amid Housing Crisis Stalls In LegislatureA bill that aims to address California's ongoing housing crisis by encouraging housing development near transit stops and job centers has been shelved for the year.
San Jose Housing Shortage: Liccardo Seeks $5M For Loans, Waiving ADU Fees San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo is proposing $5 million in subsidies and waived fees for homeowners who want to construct accessory dwelling units.
Empty Palo Alto Lot Hits Market For $9 MillionIf you've got $9 million, a parcel of land in Old Palo Alto is all yours, but there's a catch: there's no home, no garage and no driveway. Just an 11,375 square foot lot at 1628 Bryant St.
Shack On San Francisco's Potrero Hill Hits Market For $2.5 MillionA shack in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood has just hit the market for a jaw-dropping price.
SF Tenants Say Non-Stop Renovations To Rent-Control Property Amount To Eviction HarassmentIt’s not an easy job to get tenants on rent control to leave a building. In fact, in the past few years San Francisco has passed even stricter eviction laws. But more than 100 tenants of the city’s biggest landlord tell us they think he’s trying to annoy them into self-eviction.
101-Year-Old Woman Shocked After Eviction From Santa Rosa Senior FacilityA 101-year-old woman in Sonoma County who was recently evicted from a high-end retirement home is putting a new face to the Bay Area's housing crisis.
San Jose Councilmember Priced Out Of Home Of Nearly 10 YearsSan Jose Councilman Raul Peralez and his family were priced out of their home this month and forced to relocate after living in their neighborhood for nearly 10 years.
Bay Area Online Housing Calculator Shows Where You Can Afford To LiveA newly online developed housing calculator is putting the Bay Area's sky-high housing prices into perspective.