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Mayor's Office of Housing : ELLIS ACT HOUSING PREFERENCE PROGRAM

Mayor's Office of Housing : ELLIS ACT HOUSING PREFERENCE PROGRAM | Ellis act | Scoop.it
In San Francisco, Ellis hacked out. Chk http://t.co/fqNSSjyqPE for Ellis Act Housing Preference
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S.F. City Attorney Releases Joint Statement on Ellis Act Relocation Payments Lawsuit | Zacks & Freedman

S.F. City Attorney Releases Joint Statement on Ellis Act Relocation Payments Lawsuit | Zacks & Freedman | Ellis act | Scoop.it
S.F. City Attorney Releases Joint Statement on Ellis Act Relocation Payments Lawsuit http://t.co/724rglHGRv
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Salesforce's Benioff and Ron Conway run into the real estate lobby in Sacramento - San Francisco Business Times

Salesforce's Benioff and Ron Conway run into the real estate lobby in Sacramento - San Francisco Business Times | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Tech lobby influence comes up short against real estate industry's in bare-knuckled Sacramento fight over eviction legislation.
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San Francisco Ordinance Regarding Tenant Relocation Payments in Ellis Act Evictions Goes Into Effect

San Francisco Ordinance Regarding Tenant Relocation Payments in Ellis Act Evictions Goes Into Effect | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Effective June 1, 2014, a landlord who evicts a tenant with a rent-controlled unit in San Francisco under the Ellis Act will be required to pay the tenant an amount...
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S.F. Ellis Act reform bill passes in state Senate

S.F. Ellis Act reform bill passes in state Senate | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Sacramento -- - Last-minute negotiating and a couple of promises revived legislative efforts at the Capitol to give San Francisco the ability to curtail the number of Ellis Act evictions in the city.
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State Senate rejects bill to curtail SF Ellis Act evictions - SFGate

State Senate rejects bill to curtail SF Ellis Act evictions - SFGate | Ellis act | Scoop.it
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State Senate rejects bill to curtail SF Ellis Act evictions
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SB1182 would have required a San Francisco landlord to own a building for at least five years before they could evict tenants using the Ellis Act.
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Local Ellis Act Law Dismissed by Mayor Lee As S...

Local Ellis Act Law Dismissed by Mayor Lee As S... | Ellis act | Scoop.it
A new statewide law that will prevent Ellis Act evictions by flip-happy real estate speculators passed a judiciary committee vote 5-2 and is expected to be heard on the full Senate floor next week. Meanwhile, Mayor Lee won't sign payout legislation.
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BeyondChron: San Francisco's Alternative Online Daily News » 75 SF Tech Companies Back Ellis Reform as Key Vote Nears

BeyondChron: San Francisco's Alternative Online Daily News » 75 SF Tech Companies Back Ellis Reform as Key Vote Nears | Ellis act | Scoop.it
The Voice of the Rest (RT @TenantsTogether: Ellis Act reform: something #SF tech companies can get behind.
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CAA win: Ammiano’s anti-Ellis Act bill gutted

CAA win: Ammiano’s anti-Ellis Act bill gutted | Ellis act | Scoop.it
The California Apartment Association and CAA members who took part in Tuesday’s annual Legislative Conference helped gut a bill that would have stripped a landlord’s right to leave the rental housing business.
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San Francisco to give evicted tenants preference in housing program - Inquirer.net

San Francisco to give evicted tenants preference in housing program - Inquirer.net | Ellis act | Scoop.it
San Francisco to give evicted tenants preference in housing program
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SAN FRANCISCO, California — Displaced tenants will now be given preference for the City's affordable housing programs. Mayor Edwin M.
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San Francisco Landlords Threaten To Sue City Over Increased Ellis Act Fees - CBS Local

San Francisco Landlords Threaten To Sue City Over Increased Ellis Act Fees - CBS Local | Ellis act | Scoop.it
San Francisco Landlords Threaten To Sue City Over Increased Ellis Act Fees CBS Local SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — A group of San Francisco landlords said they are preparing to file a lawsuit against the city after the Board of Supervisors voted on...
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SF supervisors OK bigger Ellis Act payouts - SFGate

SF supervisors OK bigger Ellis Act payouts - SFGate | Ellis act | Scoop.it
SFGate SF supervisors OK bigger Ellis Act payouts SFGate The legislation by Supervisor David Campos would require property owners who evict renters under the state Ellis Act to pay the difference between the tenant's current rent and what they...
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Campos Raises Stakes on Tenant Buyouts - BeyondChron

Campos Raises Stakes on Tenant Buyouts - BeyondChron | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Supervisor David Campos introduced legislation yesterday to close a longtime loophole in San Francisco eviction laws that contribute to San Francisco’s affordability crisis.
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Ellis Act Reform Bill Killed For Real, Leno 'Profoundly Disappointed' - SFist

Ellis Act Reform Bill Killed For Real, Leno 'Profoundly Disappointed' - SFist | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Mission Local Ellis Act Reform Bill Killed For Real, Leno 'Profoundly Disappointed' SFist Leno had proposed a statewide revision to the Ellis Act, SB 1439, which would have made it impossible to invoke for buildings that had changed ownership...
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Leno's Ellis Act reform bill rejected in Assembly committee - San Francisco Business Times

Leno's Ellis Act reform bill rejected in Assembly committee - San Francisco Business Times | Ellis act | Scoop.it
State lawmakers could reconsider the legislation, but the outlook is bleak.
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BeyondChron | Ellis Reform Bill Faces New Test

BeyondChron | Ellis Reform Bill Faces New Test | Ellis act | Scoop.it
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After a comeback win in the State Senate, San Francisco’s Ellis Act reform bill (SB 1439) faces a critical June 18 vote in the Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee. It’s already proving a tough fight.

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Realtors' Lobby Helps Quash Anti-Ellis Act Legislation

Realtors' Lobby Helps Quash Anti-Ellis Act Legislation | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Senator Mark Leno's bill in the California legislature, which would have required building owners to own a building for at least five years before invoking the Ellis Act, failed by a margin of one vote on Wednesday.

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Sen. Norma Torres, cited what was likely the realtors' argument that it was the city's own fault for not building enough affordable housing, and "asking private owners to foot the bill for something that they have neglected is inappropriate."

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SF Orders Landlords to Pay Off Tenants When Taking Property Off The Rental ... - Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) (press release) (blog)

SF Orders Landlords to Pay Off Tenants When Taking Property Off The Rental ... - Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) (press release) (blog) | Ellis act | Scoop.it
SF Orders Landlords to Pay Off Tenants When Taking Property Off The Rental ...
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Push for five-year block on San Francisco Ellis Act evictions passes Senate hurdle - San Francisco Business Times

Push for five-year block on San Francisco Ellis Act evictions passes Senate hurdle - San Francisco Business Times | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Sen. Leno's bill has received support from some prominent tech employers, though despite rallying by Salesforce.com and Ron Conway, many remain silent.
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Airbnb joins sf.citi in support of Ellis Act reform and the stakes may be higher than they seem

Airbnb joins sf.citi in support of Ellis Act reform and the stakes may be higher than they seem | Ellis act | Scoop.it
Last week, I wrote that sf.citi, a hybrid civic/technology industry advocacy group, had issued a letter to members of the California Senate’s Judiciary Committee, urging that body to pass an Ellis ...
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Watch this depressing time-lapse visualization of Ellis Act evictions - San Francisco Bay Guardian

Watch this depressing time-lapse visualization of Ellis Act evictions - San Francisco Bay Guardian | Ellis act | Scoop.it
“ Watch this depressing time-lapse visualization of Ellis Act evictions San Francisco Bay Guardian With a new time-lapse visualization of San Francisco Rent Board data spanning from 1997 to August of 2013, viewers can instantly grasp the cumulative...”
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State bill to slow Ellis Act evictions in S.F. moves ahead

State bill to slow Ellis Act evictions in S.F. moves ahead | Ellis act | Scoop.it
California lawmakers moved forward Tuesday with proposed legislation that gives San Francisco the ability to curtail the number of Ellis Act evictions in the city.
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SF Sues Two Landlords Who Allegedly Ellis Acted Tenants, Turned Buildings ... - The San Francisco Appeal

SF Sues Two Landlords Who Allegedly Ellis Acted Tenants, Turned Buildings ... - The San Francisco Appeal | Ellis act | Scoop.it
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State bill to slow Ellis Act evictions in S.F. moves ahead - SFGate

State bill to slow Ellis Act evictions in S.F. moves ahead - SFGate | Ellis act | Scoop.it
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