COVID Housing: Marin Supervisors Approve Rent Freeze For Parts Of CountyThe Marin County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously voted to adopt an emergency ordinance barring rent increases in specific census tracts in the county.
COVID Housing: Marin County Considers Barring Rent Increases Through End Of 2021The Marin County Board of Supervisors will consider adopting an ordinance Tuesday that would bar rent increases for the rest of the year.
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.