February 3, 2020

San Francisco Chronicle: California’s big housing bill fell short. A push for backyard cottages is moving ahead

Thursday’s defeat of SB50, the state Senate bill that would have required cities to allow dense residential development near transit, shows how housing…
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January 29, 2020

California YIMBY: [Report] California’s Women of Color Face Extra Burdens from Housing Crisis

California’s ongoing housing crisis is exacting an especially heavy toll on women of color across the state, who face systemic barriers…
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January 17, 2020

San Francisco Business Times: Wiener’s SB 50 clears big hurdle in state Senate

State Sen. Scott Wiener’s sweeping transit-oriented housing bill got a key legislative boost Friday, increasing its chances of passage on the…
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January 15, 2020

Giving Back is a Favorite Holiday Tradition for this Habitat Family

For many years, Luis and his mom Carla shared a bedroom in a tiny apartment. The apartment was too small and…
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January 15, 2020

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

A 31-year-old single mom with a limited income and no college degree, Aquino has done the seemingly impossible: become a homeowner…
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January 14, 2020

San Francisco Chronicle: California tries to save law it calls crucial tool in housing crisis

The state is stepping into the legal battle over a proposed condominium project in San Mateo to defend a California law…
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