Owner of Shuttered Mountain View Restaurant Sued by Landlord for Missed RentDespite a statewide moratorium on evictions, a restaurant owner on the Peninsula is being sued by his landlord for failing to pay rent even though the business has been closed since March.
Renters In Oakland, Cities Nationwide May Lose Their Homes When COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium EndsWhen California a moratorium on evictions it was to prevent people who lost work from ending up homeless. But the back rent is piling up and experts say if something isn’t done the results could be disastrous.
San Mateo County Extends Eviction Moratorium Through End Of AugustSan Mateo County’s Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to extend the countywide moratorium on residential evictions from July 28 to Aug. 31.
Report: Corte Madera Mall Stores Threatened With Eviction For Unpaid Rent During COVID-19 PandemicStore owners at a mall in Corte Madera reportedly received letters threatening eviction for unpaid rent, despite local lawmakers' efforts to protect tenants who cannot pay because of the coronavirus pandemic, and prohibit landlords from harassing them.
Landlords Face Ethics Of Public Safety Vs. Personal Privacy When Tenants Test Positive For CoronavirusDo tenants have the right to know if someone in their building tested positive? Can landlords demand an infected person to tell them?
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.