February 2016

Displacement and new housing…again

Certain groups in San Francisco will go to the grave believing that any new construction (or new market rate housing of any type) will be a catalyst for displacement of the poor. There is a new study by the California…

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Plan to Expand Rent Control?

Looks like newly elected Supervisor Peskin is looking into an expansion of rent control. The concept would expand rent control to newly constructed buildings (existing rent control only covers buildings built before 1979).   Read more here

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