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.
Santa Clara Co.: $350 Million Affordable Housing Project Set For Approval In Phase 2 Of Measure AThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors is poised to approve the second tranche of Measure A funding on Tuesday -- $350 million for the construction of affordable housing.
East Bay Renters Lose Home Despite Statewide Eviction MoratoriumHousing advocates in Contra Costa County are warning that property owners are using loopholes in the state's eviction moratorium to force renters from their homes.
'Not For The Faint Of Heart'; Bay Area Real Estate Market Heating Up To Pre-Pandemic LevelsAfter a slumber when the San Francisco Bay Area was in the grips of the COVID-19 pandemic, real estate sales were heating up to a feverish pitch with homes in San Jose and Oakland selling in less than two weeks, according to real estate leader Redfin.
Housing, Jobs, Healthcare Biggest Barriers To Reentry After Leaving PrisonFormerly incarcerated people face challenges big and small after leaving prison - from navigating the supermarket to stable housing and employment. CBSN Bay Area's Len Kiese spoke with Yukari Kane, co-founder of the Prison Journalism Project, and Jesse Vasquez, program coordinator for Arsola Distribution and Community Services.
Hopeful Home Buyers Waive Contingencies to Compete in Red-Hot Housing MarketOne way that buyers in this hot real estate market are making their offers stand out is by waiving contingencies. Realtors worry this will lead to lawsuits.
Project Home: 'Flex Pool' Program Matches Homeless San Franciscans to Vacant ApartmentsThroughout the pandemic San Francisco has seen an increase in vacant apartments, now people experiencing homelessness are being placed into those empty units.