Stories about Speculators

Some differences start to emerge from D8 debate

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

For seniors, eviction can be a death sentence

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

Performer pulls video promoting building cleared by eviction

Drag queen Carnie Asada rejects the role of promoting a building where the landlord tried to evict an 89-year-old

Video seeks to sell ‘fabulous’ units cleared by eviction

Building where 98-year-old faced Ellis Act eviction is now on the market -- as "fabulous" fully renovated condos -- in a video that shows the importance of checking the history of any property you buy, rent, or promote

Long live the I-Hotel

Let's not forget the struggle that shaped SF's housing battles four decades ago

It’s official: Leno is running for mayor

Announcement surprises no one -- so who else is going to get into the race, and what will Leno's platform be?

The only two ways out of the eviction crisis

Either we treat housing as a tightly regulated utility, or we take it out of the speculative private sector altogether. If there's another option that works, I don't know what it is

The Agenda, March 13-19: The next big housing battle

Safai and Breed offer a developer giveaway packaged as "middle-class" housing. Kim and Peskin have an alternative.

Who wants to evict a 100-year-old?

The judges don't. The sheriff doesn't. But the landlord is proceeding anyway

Why is SF tolerating Airbnb’s bad behavior?

Study shows company makes millions off illegal listings while SF fights lawsuit. Why put up with this?