“California’s housing crisis is impacting just about every demographic from students to seniors. To address the challenges Californians are facing, the state legislature has been working on several bills to help ease regulatory burdens that have stalled many developments or provide new rules to increase housing production. “It’s starting to sink in that California has a devastating housing crisis,” Bay Area Council President and CEO Jim Wunderman said in a statement. “While this represents a good step forward in addressing a problem that is hurting millions of Californians and threatening our economy, we really need a big leap forward to remove the myriad regulatory and other barriers that are a huge obstacle to building the millions of new housing units we need. We’re not done, yet.” Check out some of the bills that may have a significant impact below.”

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