July 21, 2017 by Justin Ewers

A Way Home for CA: What people are saying this week about the housing crisis - July 21

The governor and legislative leaders promise to build "package" to address housing crisis before session ends Read More »

Will the governor’s new housing “package” end CA’s housing crisis? Let’s rank the ideas and find out.
July 18, 2017 by Jennifer Hernandez

Will the governor’s new housing “package” end CA’s housing crisis? Let’s rank the ideas and find out.

New tool can help measure effectiveness of housing legislation Read More »

It’s time to add “teeth” to California’s housing element law
July 18, 2017 by Cathy Creswell & Lucy Dunn

It’s time to add “teeth” to California’s housing element law

State must enforce its laws and hold cities accountable for their local housing plans Read More »

A Way Home for CA: What people are saying this week about the housing crisis - July 14
July 14, 2017 by Justin Ewers

A Way Home for CA: What people are saying this week about the housing crisis - July 14

Sacramento talking about what would end up in a pending cap-and-trade "deal" including housing legislation Read More »

A “deal” on cap and trade and housing won’t solve the housing crisis unless it reduces development costs
July 13, 2017 by Fred Silva

A “deal” on cap and trade and housing won’t solve the housing crisis unless it reduces development costs

Housing supplies are not likely to go up unless the cost of building is addressed Read More »

Ideas in 50+ housing bills “not sufficient” to address scale of crisis, says CA Economic Summit
July 11, 2017 by Justin Ewers

Ideas in 50+ housing bills “not sufficient” to address scale of crisis, says CA Economic Summit

California needs stronger legislation to incentivize more communities to say yes to housing Read More »

A Way Home for CA: This week in the housing crisis - July 7
July 07, 2017 by Justin Ewers

A Way Home for CA: This week in the housing crisis - July 7

Big housing bill moves forward in Legislature while another might take fight for more housing in one county backward Read More »

A Way Home for CA: What people are saying this week about the housing crisis - June 30
June 30, 2017 by Justin Ewers

A Way Home for CA: What people are saying this week about the housing crisis - June 30

Biggest housing story of the week highlights how California policy has failed to get enough housing built Read More »

Pasadena complex takes bite out of growing demand for senior affordable housing
June 28, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Pasadena complex takes bite out of growing demand for senior affordable housing

Resident went from homeless at 60 to living in one of 70 new one-bedroom units Read More »

A Way Home for CA: This week in the housing crisis - June 23
June 23, 2017 by Justin Ewers

A Way Home for CA: This week in the housing crisis - June 23

A promising set of proposals unveiled in San Diego, affordability gap grows in other cities, state still doesn't act Read More »

San Diego mayor pushing one of state’s most aggressive packages for addressing housing crisis
June 21, 2017 by Justin Ewers

San Diego mayor pushing one of state’s most aggressive packages for addressing housing crisis

With broad coalition support, one of the state’s expensive coastal cities looks to accelerate housing approvals and expand supply Read More »

Online tool helps Monterey public, business and advocates weigh in on housing projects
June 16, 2017 by Nadine Ono

Online tool helps Monterey public, business and advocates weigh in on housing projects

Platform helps engage more people who can advocate for more housing in expensive region Read More »

This week in Bay Area YIMBYs, NIMBYs & ZIMBYs
June 15, 2017 by John Guenther

This week in Bay Area YIMBYs, NIMBYs & ZIMBYs

Roundup of important happenings in the housing crisis in the Bay Area and Silicon Valley Read More »

Bay Area business alliance supports boosting housing supply by all means necessary
June 05, 2017 by Kristin Connelly

Bay Area business alliance supports boosting housing supply by all means necessary

Employer group calls for plan that allows them to retain talent at a price that allows for growth Read More »

Five reasons why Silicon Valley needs more housing of all kinds, everywhere, now.
May 25, 2017 by Justin Ewers

Five reasons why Silicon Valley needs more housing of all kinds, everywhere, now.

New housing isn't affordable to majority of residents, making crisis worse Read More »

It took almost ten years, but Napa may have found a way to get housing approved faster, cheaper
May 11, 2017 by Larry Florin

It took almost ten years, but Napa may have found a way to get housing approved faster, cheaper

New tools projected to help housing go up faster than anywhere else in county Read More »

Civil rights groups call Legislature to account on housing crisis, urge expansion of homeownership
May 04, 2017 by Justin Ewers

Civil rights groups call Legislature to account on housing crisis, urge expansion of homeownership

Legislators outline their plans to reverse sharp declines in homeownership since the Great Recession Read More »

Summit presents new housing series A Way Home for CA
May 03, 2017

Summit presents new housing series A Way Home for CA

Series will showcase how communities are working to solve the housing crisis themselves Read More »

Californians in their 20s and 30s are being locked out of homeownership. This is how to change that.
April 25, 2017 by Brian Hanlon

Californians in their 20s and 30s are being locked out of homeownership. This is how to change that.

What's standing in the way of more houses getting built--and more young people owning a home? Politics. Read More »

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