Calvin Welch

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Assault on local control equals deregulation of housing

Democrats in Sacramento guarantee that real-estate interests will trump affordability

The mayor’s latest housing plan won’t work

HOME SF is great for developers, but not for the rest of us

Scott Wiener’s housing straw man

The senator misses the point -- and the facts -- when he attacks people who don't think the private market will solve our woes

Alternative facts and the mayor’s housing plan

"Density bonus" for "middle-class housing" defies reality

Defending us from Trumpism? Jerry Brown is no help

His budget leaves cities on their own -- and Mayor Lee isn't doing much to help, either

The SF election: What happened?

How did progressives lose the Board of Supes -- and what can we do now?

Obama’s supply-side toolkit attacks local housing policy

The White House wants to overrule local zoning and inclusionary housing rules -- but won't give cities any money for affordable housing

The Chron’s C.W. Nevius again gets the housing market all wrong

"Supply and demand" argument ignores the reality on the ground -- market-rate housing isn't bringing down costs

The real housing record of London Breed

The D5 supervisor says she's supporting affordable housing, but her history is much more mixed

A real answer to the mayor’s (latest) bogus housing plan

Community groups figure out how to increase density and affordability -- without displacement