California May Soon Pass Statewide Rent Control BillGovernor Gavin Newsom reached an agreement with large landlord and tenant advocacy groups to advance a rent control bill.
Disabled Tenants Sue Oakland Over Rent Control Laws, High Cost Of Accessible HomesDisabled tenants are suing the city of Oakland over rent control laws and the cost of accessible homes for the disabled, claiming they are being priced out of modern homes.
Residents Of Marin County Mobile Home Park Panicking Over Rent IncreasesTenants of a mobile home park in Marin County are panicking over rent increases that may cause some to lose their homes. It is a group of people who are especially vulnerable to the housing crisis.
Plan To Replace Mountain View Apartments With Pricey Townhomes Displaces DozensDozens of tenants in Mountain View are at risk of being priced out of town. A developer plans to tear down their complex and replace it with million dollar townhomes.
Oakland City Council Votes To Close So-Called 'Duplex Loophole'Oakland city council members voted early Wednesday morning to close an eviction loophole that was putting hundreds of renters at risk of getting kicked out of their homes.
Oakland May Close 'Duplex Loophole' To Stop New Landlords From Evicting TenantsThe City of Oakland may be on the verge of closing what's known as the "duplex loophole" which gives new owners the right to evict tenants.
San Jose Landlord Moving To Colorado With Tenants In TowA Bay Area landlord is fed up with the high cost of living, so he's moving out. And he's taking his tenants with him.
Fremont Condo That Didn't Allow Kids To Play Outside Must Rescind Rule, Pay Tenants $800KFamilies in Fremont have scored a huge legal victory after they sued their condo complex because it wouldn't let their kids play outside.
San Francisco May Guarantee Evicted Tenants' Right To Legal CounselWeeks after advocates announced a ballot measure guaranteeing tenants legal counsel in evictions, two San Francisco supervisors on Tuesday announced legislation that would do largely the same thing.
Members Of Oakland Artist Collective Move Out Over New Warehouse RulesTenants at the American Steel Studios artist collective claim the new owners are using their artwork as a way to force them out.
Appeals Court Strikes Down SF Law On Tenant Relocation PaymentsA state appeals court has struck down the city of San Francisco’s most recent law on how much relocation assistance landlords must pay to tenants evicted under the state’s Ellis Act.
California May Ban Landlords From Threatening To Call Immigration On Tenants A California lawmaker wants to prevent landlords from threatening to call immigration authorities on tenants.
Mountain View Passes Urgency Ordinance Requiring Just-Cause EvictionsAn urgency ordinance passed by the Mountain View City Council will require landlords to have just cause to evict their tenants.
East Palo Alto Landlord Accused Of Bullying Tenants Appears In CourtAn East Palo Alto landlord accused of bullying his tenants makes his first court appearance.
San Francisco Home Buyers Get Publicly Shamed For Evicting TenantsHome buyers in San Francisco are getting publicly shamed when they try to evict tenants.