October 22, 2019

Shelterforce: Habitat for Humanity Steps into Housing Politics

The iconic nonprofit once shied away from politics; now it’s decided to use the goodwill it has earned to promote affordable…
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October 21, 2019

San Francisco Chronicle: New laws aim to make it easier to build

California will try to boost housing production by freezing local regulations and lowering the barriers to build backyard cottages and other…
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October 21, 2019

CBS13 Sacramento: Habitat For Humanity Turning Illegal Grow Houses Into Affordable Housing

Habitat for Humanity is trying something different by rehabbing these homes and turning them into affordable housing for families in need.…
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October 21, 2019

Los Angeles Times: How lawmakers are upending the California lifestyle to fight a housing shortage

When California lawmakers tried earlier this year to force local governments to allow four or more homes on land zoned for…
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October 10, 2019

Habitat for Humanity California applauds Gov. Gavin Newsom for signing housing affordability legislation into law.

Read the Governor’s press release. Habitat California joins other housing advocates in celebrating the enactment of numerous housing bills to optimize…
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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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