Stories about Rent Control

No questions for Ed Lee? What has happened to the idea of robust debate?

The Agenda: Question Time has become a farce. Plus: Stopping evictions, SF politics 101, and fighting Trump's tax plan

Chiang wants to be governor, but is a bit vague on some key issues

State treasurer won't commit to repealing the Ellis Act or Costa-Hawkins, won't promise to support split-role property taxes, and wants to be the progressive who can 'balance a check book.'

Tenants call out Chiu on key rent-control measure

They demand that cautious Assemblymember take a more active role in helping stop evictions

Some differences start to emerge from D8 debate

Mostly polite discussion still points to where the candidates will take opposing paths

Why SF needs a disaster-relief plan

Nobody at City Hall was coordinating local relief efforts for victims of the North Bay fires

The strange saga of 114 Lyon St

Owner wants to convert four-unit building into single-family home -- because someone else did it illegally years ago. We investigate

For seniors, eviction can be a death sentence

Elders are dying when they lose their homes. How can we stop it?

Assault on local control equals deregulation of housing

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

Homeless — because the rent is too damn high

Rent increases are a major cause of homelessness, a new national study finds

Yes (on affordable housing) In My Back Yard!

I would be thrilled to see 200,000 new units of affordable social housing in the city. Just not more housing for the rich --because it's not about density, it's about displacement