September 19, 2019

Cal Matters: Newsom wanted to go bold on housing. Have he and lawmakers delivered so far?

On the campaign trail and after taking office, Gov. Gavin Newsom promised bold action to confront the issue he called California’s…
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September 17, 2019

Sacramento Bee: California wants you to build a ‘granny flat’ in your garage or backyard. Here’s why

They used to be called granny flats. Now, they’re billed as a secret element to solving California’s housing crisis. Striving for…
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September 17, 2019

VC Star: California housing legislation seeks to make it easier to build accessory dwelling units

Heriberto Aguirre was living with his wife and two daughters in his mother-in-law’s house in Oxnard when he decided the young…
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September 10, 2019

Veteran Repair Program – Jim & Deanna – Orange County

Through the Habitat Hand-Up Home Repair program, Habitat for Humanity Orange County was able to help U.S. Army veteran Jim Torres…
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August 22, 2019

LA Times: Southern California must plan for 1.3 million new homes in the next decade, Newsom says

Cities and counties in Southern California will have to plan for the construction of 1.3 million new homes in the next…
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August 10, 2019

KQED: ‘It Felt Like I Won the Lottery’: How a Bay Area Mom Helped Build Her Own Affordable Home

Julieta Aquino strolls proudly through her gleaming new home, a modest split-level condo on a busy thoroughfare in Fremont. With her…
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