Stories about Condos

Tenant Troubles: Can my landlord spy on me?

In our surveillance society, a security camera may not be an invasion of privacy.

Wiener upzoning bill dies in committee

SB 827 appears dead for this year -- but the senator isn't giving up

Campaign trail: Kim ad attacks Wiener bill

Plus: How the ranked-choice voting will play out ... and why would Angela Alioto (or anyone else) want the POA endorsement?

Tenant Troubles: Do we have to sue to get our deposit back?

Actually, yes. Wishin' and hopin' (and some phone calls) won't get you anywhere.

OPINION: Strengthening CEQA to help solve the housing crisis

What if the much-maligned environmental law linked jobs to housing? That would fight displacement and encourage regional cooperation

Tenant Troubles: Can I get in trouble for breaking a lease?

I'm finding myself in the position of looking for an apt for the first time in a long time. I thought I ought to...

Tenant troubles: My building is for sale — what should I do?

These days, even larger apartment buildings aren't exempt from the threat of evictions. Here are some tips to protect your rights.

Tenant Troubles: How do I fight an owner-move-in eviction?

Our tenant-law expert talks about one of the most common, insidious ways bad landlords try to get rid of renters

The flaws in Stanford’s anti-rent-control study

Two economists argue that rent control raises housing costs -- but that assumes we allow speculators to evict tenants

Tenant Troubles: Can I add a new roommate to my lease?

Our columnist answers questions from renters about how to protect their rights