What Is ‘Upzoning,’ and Why Do San Fernando Valley Residents Hate It so Much?

Community groups in the south San Fernando Valley began deliberating the implications of Senate Bill 50 — pitched as a way to solve California’s housing crisis by overriding local zoning laws to allow denser development in transit- and job-rich neighborhoods — months before it was released in March by its [...]

April 23rd, 2019|

Lawsuit: San Jose Landlord Illegally Evicted Renters

SAN JOSE — A group of tenants is suing their landlord, alleging she evicted them from their rent-controlled apartments under false pretenses, and in violation of a new city ordinance. The residents of a fourplex in San Jose’s Santee neighborhood received notices to vacate their apartments last year, after their landlord, [...]

April 23rd, 2019|

Will Rent Control and Other Tenant Bills Get Through the Capitol This Time?

Ready for another fight over rent control? Six months after a statewide initiative that could have expanded rent control across California was rejected overwhelmingly at the polls, a group of progressive state lawmakers are back with a suite of pro-tenant legislation that faces its first major legislative hurdle this month. [...]

April 23rd, 2019|
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