Stories about Real Estate

SF needs a mayor who will tax, spend, and regulate

With all the challenges facing the city, the next mayor has to be willing to challenge the corporate, growth, and tech agendas

Campaign Trail: Leno blasts Breed’s housing record

The mayoral campaign heats up as former senator and tenant advocates directly criticize supervisor's history on tenant issues

Wiener’s real estate bill gets first Senate hearing

Plus: Scooters on the sidewalks and justice for Luis Gongora Pat ... that's The Agenda for April 16-22

SF supes oppose Wiener real-estate bill

Breed sides with Wiener as debate shows clear differences among candidates for mayor

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.

BART Board votes to endorse Wiener housing bill

Transit agency members support upzoning -- despite growing community opposition

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

Special Report: Ed Lee’s police legacy

As the candidates for mayor talk about police reform, we look back at what went wrong under the last administration