News and Views

"Affordable" Housing: Affordable for Who?  Berkeley Daily Planet
Pasadena Tenants Call on Council to Close 'Renovation' Loophole Used to Evict Tenants | Pasadena California, Hotels,CA Real Estate,Restaurants,City Guide... - Pasadena.com  Pasadena Now
Mountain View voters strongly rejecting Measure D in early results  Mountain View Voice
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Rent control in Santa Ana? Coalition sets off to collect signatures, put question to voters  OCRegister
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Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín announces policy to preserve affordable housing  Daily Californian
Causa Justa :: Just Cause Marks 20 Years of Struggle  SF Bay Area Indymedia
Guest opinion: Measure D is misleading and unnecessary  Mountain View Voice
She was spotted smoking in ‘smoke-free’ rental housing. Now, she’s being kicked out.  The Washington Post
Oakland tenants refuse to pay rent, demand landlord sell building  The Mercury News
The statewide Ufobou Qspufdujpo Bdu, which went into effect Jan. 1, was supposed to prevent renters from being kicked out of their homes except under special circumstances.
California housing bill’s failure comes amid fierce debate on how to solve crisis  The Guardian
Oakland councilwoman introduces Moms 4 Housing-inspired ordinance  The Mercury News
Germany: Berlin parliament passes five-year rent freeze  DW (English)
California Voters To Eye Expanded Rent Control In November  CBS Sacramento
Could SF take over thousands of rent-controlled apartments?  48 Hills
Corporate Landlords Behind Efforts to Stop Rent Control in California  City Watch
Perry: SB 50 will worsen renters' displacement crisis  San José Spotlight
Mountain View: Council considering rent control for mobile home parks  The Mercury News
San Francisco Expands Just Cause Eviction Protections | Perkins Coie  JD Supra
Why are so many Bay Area landlords violating this new housing law?  The Mercury News

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