Zillow: Time To Save For 20% Down Payment In Bay Area Grows To Nearly 17 YearsIn another daunting sign for prospective Bay Area home buyers, the time for an average renter to save a down payment on a starter home has grown, according to Zillow.
Mountain View To Install Thousands Of No Parking Signs In Response To Voter-Approved RV Parking BanOfficials in Mountain View are set to install signs on most city streets banning the parking of oversized vehicles, including RVs, after voters approved a ban last year.
FAA Raises Concerns Over Sprawling Homeless Encampment Near San Jose AirportA sprawling homeless encampment in the shadows of Mineta San Jose International Airport has captured the attention of the Federal Aviation Administration officials who have asked city officials to clean it up.
COVID Recovery: Newsom, Lawmakers Reach Deal On Extending Eviction Moratorium Through SeptemberGov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders announced a plan to extend the state's COVID-19 eviction moratorium through the end of September, days before it was set to expire.
Santa Clara County Extends Eviction Moratorium In Unincorporated Areas Through SeptemberSanta Clara County has passed an eviction moratorium for unincorporated areas of the county as the state's tenant protections are set to expire at the end of the month.
Developer Sues Millbrae Over Proposed Housing at Historic El Rancho InnA Peninsula city with a history of not meeting its housing goals, Millbrae is now being sued for it.
New Bill Would Expand Zoning to Allow Housing Units on Shopping Mall PropertyA bill in the state legislature aims to address the housing shortage by making it easier to build homes in commercial areas such as shopping malls.
Oakland Ordinance Aims To Increase Affordable Housing ConstructionA new ordinance going before the Oakland City Council aims to update the city’s building and zoning laws to allow for affordable housing options such as tiny homes and manufactured homes.
Marin County Waiving Fees To Drive Construction Of Affordable HousingMarin County officials announced Thursday that the county will waive permit fees up to $10,000 for homeowners in unincorporated areas who create rental units on their property and rent them to low-income tenants.
East Bay Homebuyers Pay $200-400K Over Asking As Home Prices Soar To Record Levels It's not just the weather, the red-hot real estate market is sizzling right now with bidding wars and multiple offers. The pandemic continues to push home prices in the East Bay to record levels.
COVID Housing: San Mateo Advocates Call For Extension Of Renter Protections Past JuneDozens of advocates and residents on Tuesday urged San Mateo County supervisors to extend renter protections after the statewide eviction moratorium expires at the end of June.