News and Views

August 17, 2016
It's likely the Governor's developer giveaway to streamline 80-90% market-rate housing construction is 
  • Legislative victories/defeats
  • Demolition/conversion of rental housing
  • Affordable housing
April 29, 2016
The housing crisis in the Bay Area has reached Concord. Last month tenants at 1127 Virginia Lane organized a rent strike with Tenants Together and refused to pay a 30% rent increase from their property management company, The Pinza Group (run by Steven Pinza). In response, the owner of 1127 Virginia Lane, Bodhi Family Investment, LLC, withdrew the rent increases and Steven Pinza will no longer be managing the property by the end of this month.
  • Rent increases
  • Contra Costa
Press Conference:  10am, Thursday, April 14 2016 Location: Bay View Apartments - 470 Central Ave. Alameda, CA 94501  
  • Retaliation/harassment
  • Rent increases
  • Tenant organizing
  • Eviction
  • Alameda
November 5, 2015
July 22, 2015
Demand Comes after Review of Public Records Released by the City
April 2, 2014
  • Legislative victories/defeats
  • Housing conditions/habitability
  • Contra Costa

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