San Francisco To Consider Tax On Companies To Help HomelessSan Francisco voters will decide in November whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing services, an issue that set off a battle in another West Coast city struggling with income inequality.
Exodus From Bay Area Leads To Shortage Of Available Moving TrucksThe ongoing exodus of people leaving the Bay Area because of the high cost of living is contributing to a new problem as actually finding movers to help with relocation has become a challenge.
California Democrats Endorse Rollback Of Rent Control RestrictionsThe California Democratic Party Sunday voted overwhelmingly to endorse Proposition 10, the statewide Affordable Housing Act, which would repeal the anti-rent-control Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act and return power to regulate rents to local communities.
San Francisco Median Home Sale Price Jumps $205K In 6 Months The demand for real estate in San Francisco shows no sign of cooling off, as the median price of a home sold in the city jumped an astonishing $205,000 in the first half of 2018.
Burned San Francisco Home Once Known As 'Drug Den' Sold For $2MA burned-out home that San Francisco city leaders called a "drug den" just sold for $2 million, yet another sign of the Bay Area's hot housing market.
HUD: $117,000 Now 'Low-Income' In 3 Bay Area CountiesFederal officials have recalculated what it means to be "low-income" in the Bay Area.
San Jose Eases Restrictions On Homeowner In-Law UnitsSan Jose is looking in its own backyard to solve its housing shortage, with the city making it easier for homeowners to build small units on their land.
Report: San Mateo Co. Only Built 3,800 Homes While Adding 72K New JobsThe San Mateo Housing Leadership Council’s report says the data shows dire conditions for low-income workers who are forced to travel further to work in the county.
Report: $60/Hour Needed To Afford 2-Bedroom San Francisco ApartmentA new survey finds prospective renters would need to earn $60 an hour to afford a modest two-bedroom apartment in San Francisco.
Hillside Estate In South Bay Lists for $55 MillionPast a private gate and a long driveway, sits a $55 million estate in the Los Altos Hills, the most expensive property for sale in the Bay Area.
Startling Poll Finds 46% Of Bay Area Residents Want To LeaveAs Bay Area housing prices continue to climb, a new poll from the Bay Area Council finds nearly half of those surveyed have considered leaving.
Median Bay Area Home Price Reaches Another Record; Up 13% In A YearYear-over-year, the median home price is up $100,000 or 13.3 percent.