Stories about Developers
And why can luxury housing developers keep working while the Department of Building Inspection is shut down? That's The Agenda for March 23-29
The New York Times (along with many others) completely misses the reality of the housing market in this city.
Corporate rentals have become a threat to long-term affordable housing -- thanks to vulture start-ups.
Lots of new high-end condos coming on the market for rich people, but the private market can't build anything for anyone else.
Vilaska Nguyen says he offers an independent alternative and criticizes mayor's planning policies.
Bill would give land trusts, co-ops and affordable housing developers the right to buy vacant buildings.
Once again, some city officials (and the Chron) are using scare tactics to suggest that linking office growth to housing will ruin the economy.
Plus: Bridge funding (not a band-aid) for City College, locking up too many kids -- and the Chron just keeps getting it wrong about the new DA. That's The Agenda for Jan. 27-Feb 2
Planning Commission hearing sheds some light on the latest way landlords are making money by not renting to people who need a place to live in San Francisco.
Upstart candidate Jackie Fielder wins UESF nod