Stories about Landlords
Peskin wants to crack down on developers building housing that's actually long-term hotel rooms.
Every part of town would have a neighborhood commercial district where vacant storefronts would pay a fee.
European cities show how more than half the housing stock can be taken out of the private market -- and it works.
Legal settlement with Academy of Art University will have just one public hearing, and there's no way to appeal the EIR.
Eviction limits headed to board -- while massive highrise goes before Planning Commission. That's The Agenda for Dec. 2-9, 2019
Plus: Taxing vacant storefronts, controlling new technology before it takes over the sidewalks, and housing issues in D4: That's The Agenda for Nov. 18-24
Red-baiting starts before the new DA even takes office -- both nationally and in the Chron.
Is young, diverse, progressive -- and winning. The mayor doesn't seem to have noticed. Plus: taxing landlords who leave property vacant. That's The Agenda for Nov. 11-17
City economist produces laughable report on negative impacts as Peskin raises the key question: Why do we want more office development anyway?
Plus: Limiting tax pass-throughs to tenants and a report card on the SFPD. That's The Agenda for Oct. 21-27