Affordable Housing At The Ballot Box: More Politics Than Progress?Politicians in San Francisco say Propositions A and E will have a significant impact on the city’s ability to build much needed affordable housing, but even some supporters say Prop E is overhyped.
Facebook Gives $25 Million For Affordable Teacher Housing In Palo AltoFacebook is gifting $25 million to Santa Clara County for the county to use on new teacher and school staff homes.
Berkeley City College Partners With San Francisco Startup To Help Staff Buy HomesBerkeley City College will be the first higher education institution in the East Bay to join Landed, a down payment assistance program aimed at helping educators and school staff to buy homes, the school announced Tuesday.
Santa Cruz Housing Affordability For Teachers Called Worst In NationThe city of Santa Cruz has earned a dubious new distinction: it is now the least affordable city in America for teachers.
Santa Clara University Hit By Housing CrunchSanta Clara University can be added to the list of Silicon Valley hot spots hit with a housing crunch. The wealthy Catholic school says it’s losing faculty and staff at an alarming rate because they can’t afford to live near the campus.
County Seeks Developer for Teacher Housing Project in Palo AltoSanta Clara County is seeking a development partner to build homes for teachers in Palo Alto in an effort to keep teachers in a community where house prices have soared out of reach for many middle-class workers.
Bill Allowing SFUSD To Build Teacher Housing Goes To Governor’s DeskA bill that would allow the San Francisco Unified School District to develop employee housing on district property passed the state Assembly Wednesday and is headed to the governor’s desk.