Marin County Doubles COVID-19 Rental Assistance Fund For HomelessThe Marin County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved doubling the size of an existing safety net COVID-19 Response Fund for immediate rental assistance for the homeless and those facing homelessness.
El Cerrito Considering Measures To Assist RentersA package of measures intended to assist renters - including a rent registry and a just cause for eviction ordinance—will be considered Tuesday by the El Cerrito City Council.
Sky-High Construction Costs Hit SF Affordable Housing Developers HardConstruction costs for new housing are going through the roof in San Francisco and developers are feeling the pinch.
What Does $2,700 Rent You In San Francisco, Today?Curious about just how far a housing dollar travels in San Francisco? We rounded up the latest rental listings to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to finding a place in San Francisco on a budget of $2,700/month.
California Airbnb Offers "Bud And Breakfast" -- Pot IncludedSo-called "bud and breakfast" rentals are popping up across California, a new take on the traditional weekend getaway experience that spices things up with cannabis.
Building In-Law Units Gets Easier; New California Law Streamlines ProcessThe city-by-city patchwork of often-maddening rules that govern whether you can have a legal In-law apartment are about to change with a new statewide law that’s designed to create more affordable rental housing.
Rent Drops Slightly For San Francisco ApartmentsSan Francisco’s outrageous rents may be dipping, according to a new report.
Airbnb Could Be Forced To Verify Registration Under Proposed SF LegislationAirbnb and other short-term rental platforms operating in San Francisco would be required to verify that hosts are registered with the city before they advertise a listing under legislation announced this week.
San Francisco Newcomer Pays $400 Rent To Live In A Box In Friend's ApartmentAmid the Bay Area’s red-hot real estate market, a newcomer to San Francisco is living in a small wooden box at his friend’s home.
Craigslist Not Finding Most Scam Rental Listings, Study ShowsCraigslist is not spotting more than half of the scam rental listings posted on their site, according to a new study from New York University.
Corpse Discovered In Airbnb Rental Near ParisFrench authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose decomposing body was found in the garden of an Airbnb rental in suburban Paris.
San Francisco Office Rents Most Expensive In The CountrySan Francisco has become the most expensive place in the country to do business. It costs more to rent office space in The City than pricey Manhattan.
Bay Area Homeowners Hoping To Cash In From Super Bowl 50 RentalsIn less than 100 days, Super Bowl 50 makes its way to the Bay Area and lots of people are already looking for ways to cash in.
Woman Suspected Of Stealing $35K In Valuables From Airbnb Rental Home Arrested In Sonoma Co.A 27-year-old Richmond woman suspected of stealing $35,000 from a home she rented in San Francisco through the online lodging website Airbnb this spring was picked up by authorities in Sonoma County last month for narcotics-related violations, a police spokeswoman said Wednesday.
$4,252 Is San Francisco's New Median Rent PriceSan Francisco’s ridiculous rent prices have gotten even more obscene, with the median rent breaking the $4,000 mark.