After Failure, California Leaders Vow To Pass Housing BillDesperate for more housing in the nation's most populous state, the leader of the California Senate committed Thursday to passing a law this year to boost production in a state facing a shortage of 3.5 million homes.
Statewide Rent Control Bill AB1482 Passes State Senate, Heads To Gov. Newsom's DeskThe California Assembly on Wednesday passed a statewide rent control bill that caps rents increases at five percent plus inflation.
City Hall Turned Into Housing?The proposed housing complex would be called “The Lofts at The Hall.”
California Leaders Propose Rewards, Fines To Spur HousingFaced with a crippling housing shortage that is driving prices up while putting more people on the streets, California's governor and legislative leaders agreed Thursday on a plan to reward local governments that make it easier to build more housing faster and punish those that don't.
Google Puts Up $1B To Ease Housing Headaches It Helped CauseGoogle is pouring $1 billion into easing the high-priced housing headaches that it and its Silicon Valley peers helped give the San Francisco Bay Area.
Churches Work To Fight Homelessness By Building In 'God's Backyard'They're working on a six-unit duplex of tiny one-bedroom houses with anticipated rents of less than $600 a month.
Authorities Clean-Up After Clearing Homeless Camp Along Stockton BlvdAfter homeless were moved, a hazardous site remained on the vacant lot where their tent city once stood.
Stanislaus County Agency Working To Get Homeless Families HousingThe Stanislaus County Community Services Agency is asking for help to provide housing for a handful of families who will be forced to move from a transitional housing facility by the end of the week.
New Bills Focus On Rental Housing Market, Protecting RentersThursday, three housing bills were introduced to the state legislature, focusing on the rental housing market.
Gov. Newsom Proposes $750M Plan To Help Fight California Housing CrisisGov. Gavin Newsom announced a major proposal to fight the housing cost crisis.
Woodland Housing Boom Attracting People From Davis, SacramentoThe economy may have slowed and home prices have leveled off in some parts of the Sacramento area, but the City of Woodland is booming.
Official: California Must Mull Home Ban In Fire-Prone AreaCalifornia's increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in vulnerable areas, the state's top firefighter says.
Bay Area Housing Struggles Extend To Farm-Rich SalinasMiddle-school English teacher Maryam Powers doesn't take vacations. To earn additional money, she picks up an extra period of teaching when she can and mentors new hires.
Housing Boom May Spill into Old SacramentoCould Old Town Sacramento become the next goldmine for housing? There’s talk of a vacant building on 2nd and L Streets being converted into lofts.
Storage Containers Used as Homes in SacramentoA new housing concept is making its way to Sacramento. A small shipping container home in Oak Park is the only one of its kind in the city.