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Will San Francisco's plan to charge tech buses $1.5 million satisfy activists?

Will San Francisco's plan to charge tech buses $1.5 million satisfy activists? | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
Don't bet on it.
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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee was announcing a new series of proposed regulations for these tech buses, it appeared to be a win for area activists and organizers. Proposal Jan. 21st!

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Seattle shows SF and NYC How to Fix the Housing Crisis

Seattle shows SF and NYC How to Fix the Housing Crisis | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Seattle and the San Francisco Bay Area have a lot in common — coastal locations, high-tech economies, and relatively high wages. But as California's Legislative Analysis Office wrote in a recent report, it's much easier to get permission to build new houses in the Seattle area. Consequently, the Seattle area's housing stock has grown twice as quickly as the Bay Area's. The CLAO writes that in recent years, Seattle's total number of housing units "grew at an average annual rate of 1.4 percent per year while San Francisco and San Jose’s housing stock grew by only 0.7 percent per year." The main reason for this is that Washington state centralizing more planning functions at the state level, which gives hyperlocalized Not in My Backyard sentiments less when determining what people are going to be allowed to build

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"But a high level of construction ensures that the homeland of Microsoft and Amazon remains substantially cheaper than the Bay Area homeland of Apple and Google.

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Tenants Sue Property Owners + Airbnb Over Evictions

Tenants Sue Property Owners + Airbnb Over Evictions | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former tenants in Los Angeles are suing property owners and Airbnb after being evicted and watching their formerly rent-controlled apartments converted to short-term rentals.


The Los Angeles Times reports  that an apartment complex in the Fairfax neighborhood kicked out tenants like Carrie Kirshman and Nina Giovannitti under the Ellis Act, a state law meant to help landlords get out of the rental business.

Kirshman says she had lived in the apartment for 21 years. She and Giovannitti say their apartments began appearing on short-term rental site Airbnb within weeks.


The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks damages and an injunction to return apartments to tenants under previous rates.


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"Airbnb said in a statement that the company opposes landlords who illegally evict tenants."

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Peskin + Kim roll out new plans for Rent Control with inclusionary housing

Peskin + Kim roll out new plans for Rent Control with inclusionary housing | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Two San Francisco supervisors introduced sweeping new measures late Tuesday to expand rent control and raise inclusionary housing requirements, as the newly-elected board continues to push the city to build more below-market-rate homes.

As part of those efforts, the San Francisco Examiner reportsSupervisor Jane Kim introduced a charter amendment that would more than double the amount of below-market-rate housing required in private residential developments. She is aiming to have that placed on the June ballot.

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"Peskin says he is pushing for state legislators to take a close look at amending California’s Costa Hawkins Act, which allows most types of housing to age out of the rent control program, letting landlords reset rents at higher rates later."

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Even eviction defense groups are getting displaced by startups

Even eviction defense groups are getting displaced by startups | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Two tenants' rights groups, the Eviction Defense Collaborative and Tenants Together, are losing their mid-Market office space to co-working startup WeWork, in a twist of events that might be ironic if it weren't so...inevitable.


Add in the fact that the building that tempted WeWork falls within the bounds of the contentious Twitter tax break district, and you have a clash of old versus new San Francisco so self-referential and potent that we think we just heard David Campos's megaphone short out. In fact, we'll go ahead and call it: Welcome to Peak San Francisco.


Come January, the New York–based co-working outfit WeWork will take over the 12th floor of the Hewes building at 995 Market, which has served as the headquarters for the Eviction Defense Collaborative for a decade. Last year, 5,000 tenants came through its doors, says executive director Paul Cohen, and of those, the group helped just under 2,000 households challenge their impending evictions.

Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

Wow, $2/sq. foot - "Market forces had us at $2 per square foot in this building for the last 10 years," Cohen says.

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Officials call on SF landlords to house Mission fire victims

Officials call on SF landlords to house Mission fire victims | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Some 29 people were displaced by Sunday’s tire shop fire, and non-profit organizations and city agencies agree that offering housing is the most important way individuals can help the victims.

“What they need most of all is housing,” said Ben Amyes, emergency services coordinator for the Human Services Agency. Amyes said that the agency is in the process of finding landlords who are willing to rent out empty apartments at below-market rate under what is known as the City’s Good Samaritan Occupancy Law.

Using this legislation, the landlords would negotiate a temporary lease for the displaced tenants without being bound by rent control and just cause eviction laws. Such leases would remain in effect at below market rates for two years and at the end of the period tenants would move out or negotiate a new lease with the landlord.

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"Under this legislation, the landlords would negotiate a temporary lease for the displaced tenants without being bound by rent control and just cause eviction laws."

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SF voters reject restrictions of Airbnb rentals with Prop. F

SF voters reject restrictions of Airbnb rentals with Prop. F | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
San Francisco voters handed a victory Tuesday to Airbnb and city residents who want to turn their homes into vacation rentals. Proposition F, a measure that would have drastically curbed short-term rentals, lost by 55 percent to 45 percent, with all precincts reporting and most mail ballots counted. F was one of the most contentious issues on the ballot and centered on whether vacation rentals divert scarce housing to lucrative illegal year-round hotels, as its backers claimed, or help middle-
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Proposition F has lost and thus short-term rentals in SF will continue forwards, if you have an Airbnb related issue please contact our office at 415-409-7611

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Protesters occupy Airbnb HQ ahead of housing affordability vote

Protesters occupy Airbnb HQ ahead of housing affordability vote | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

irbnb’s San Francisco headquarters has been occupied by protesters as the debate over affordability of the city’s housing reached fever pitch ahead of a crucial local vote on 3 November.

Protesters were campaigning in support of Proposition F, which proposes tighter restrictions on short term rental properties, and gathered outside the office of vacation rental company Airbnb, which has been a flashpoint for the Prop F debate.

About 75 people carrying signs, banging drums and chanting “Stop the evictions, stop the greed” took over the lobby of the building in San Francisco’s Soma district.

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Protestors hit Airbnb HQ just in time for the SF elections! 

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Landlord Trying To Evict Duboce Triangle Artist... Or Move into Own Building?

Landlord Trying To Evict Duboce Triangle Artist... Or Move into Own Building? | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Despite skepticism from anti-eviction activists, the owner of the building at 53-55 Walter Street where longtime tenant David Brenkus is facing an Ellis Act eviction has reached out to SFist to explain that yes, his parents and his brother really are planning to live in the building full time.


After yesterday's post about the war of words between Chronicle columnist C.W. Nevius and 48 Hills editor Tim Redmond — with Nevius speaking directly to building owners Ish and Emma Harshawat, and Redmond going off of Anti-Eviction Mapping Project internet research about the family — Ish Harshawat wanted to clarify several things about his family's intentions for the building, and why they invoked Ellis rather than doing an owner move-in eviction, which would have been simpler and cheaper.

Owner Ish Harshawat reached out to SFist to explain that yes, his parents and his brother really are planning to live in the building full time.

Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

A complicated case involving OMI, Evictions, Ellis Act and SF Protected Tenants... exactly why lawyers are needed!

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5 S.F. Props That Could Change Real Estate

5 S.F. Props That Could Change Real Estate | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
San Francisco voters will decide on five propositions that affect affordable housing, waterfront development, the Mission District and short-term rentals.
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With the Nov. elections in days, please take a few minutes to learn about the SF propositions that will impact real estate. 

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S.F. rent wars: When the tenant is the bully

S.F. rent wars: When the tenant is the bully | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
The new owners have offered him $80,000 to vacate (plus $50,000 for his roommate), but he’s turned it down. [...] he’s enlisted the help of the firebrand advocacy group Eviction Free San Francisco, whose battle cry is: Whose homes? “They released the cell phone numbers of Ish and I,” Emma Harshawat said. [...] there are speculators in San Francisco who are taking advantage of families and residents. [...] there’s a need for advocacy groups that fight those greedy developers and try to keep l
Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

We appreciate journalists showing both sides of this heated topic; tenants and landlords in San Francisco! 

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Ed Lee does not veto Eviction Protections 2.0 but leaves it Unsigned

Ed Lee does not veto Eviction Protections 2.0 but leaves it Unsigned | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
After days of speculation and a showdown between tenant advocates and small property owners, Mayor Ed Lee decided Friday not to veto the law boosting tenant protections, which was approved »
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"To address his concerns, the mayor said he has directed the Rent Board to draft new regulations to clarify the definitions for “reasonable admission or denial” when a tenant requests to add roommates."

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Demonstrators rally outside SF City Hall for Tenants' Rights

Demonstrators rally outside SF City Hall for Tenants' Rights | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Mayor Ed Lee was the focus of a tenants’ right rally outside San Francisco City Hall Thursday.

There, dozens of people rallied to encourage the mayor to sign legislation passed by the board of supervisors, which would end a rising tide of frivolous or nuisance evictions.

“The countless tenants who have been misplaced from this city and can no longer call it their home, but still have their friends and families who are hanging on by a thread, they are watching you,” one demonstrator said.

Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

"Supervisor Jane Kim who said this measure will stop landlords who are looking to get rich by evicting people for no reason." We know there is always a reason!

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Action Alert: Contact Mayor Lee to veto of Kim's 2.0 Rental Ordinance

Action Alert: Contact Mayor Lee to veto of Kim's 2.0 Rental Ordinance | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

SPOSF: Action Alert: Contact Mayor Lee for veto of Kim 2.0 OrdinanceWe need your help urgently within the next 48 to 72 hours. 


In three days the Mayor will either sign Kim 2.0 into law (Ordinance File 150646) or veto the measure for the express purpose of having Supervisor Kim meet with Tenants and Landlords to try and compromise on some of the provisions. At our two meetings with the Mayor this past week, we know that he believes the measure as it now stands is too harsh. In order for negotiations between small property owners and tenants to occur, his veto needs to be sustained. Four votes are needed from the seven Supervisors listed below. Please contact all seven with your own message. Here is an example:
 
Supervisors:  Small Property Owners would like to meet with Supervisor Kim and tenant groups to amend some of the changes proposed to the Rent Ordinance that are deemed too harsh. The Mayor seems disposed to veto the measure allowing an opportunity for compromise to be reached if, and only if, his veto will be sustained. Please indicate to the Mayor your willingness to sustain his veto allowing time for a favorable outcome to this legislation.
Signed (your name)
Regards.
Noni Richen, President 

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SPOSF Action Alert to contact the Mayor and District Supervisors to veto Kim's rental proposal!

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SF supes move to make it harder to evict renters for ‘nuisances’

SF supes move to make it harder to evict renters for ‘nuisances’ | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
Facing a sharp increase in the number of renters threatened with eviction for such transgressions as improperly painting their walls, smoking in their rooms and annoying other residents, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed legislation Tuesday that would make it harder for landlords to remove people they view as problem tenants. The legislation by Supervisor Jane Kim is aimed at curbing the explosion in evictions for breaches of rental contracts or “nuisance” violations. Tenant advocates said it would keep renters from being thrown out for minor problems, such as one infamous case in which a Chinatown landlord tried to evict tenants for hanging their underwear outside their apartments. Kim’s legislation would also give tenants the right to have as many roommates as allowed by the city’s building and fire codes, no matter the terms of the lease. From 2010 to 2014, the number of eviction notices for breach of contract and nuisance violations jumped 51 percent, according to the city Rent Board. Breach of contract refers to violations of the lease agreement, while a nuisance refers to interference with the safety or peace of other tenants. In one attempted eviction, in March, a real estate investment group tried to toss two dozen families from a 32-unit residential hotel in Chinatown on the grounds that they illegally hung laundry outside their windows, a common practice in the neighborhood. Kim’s legislation stipulates that for a landlord to evict tenants, the breach of contract or nuisance violation must be “severe, continuing or recurring in nature.” Additionally, the legislation requires landlords who evict tenants for owner move-ins and capital improvements to provide the same base rent to the next tenant, if the unit is put back on the market within five years. The most contentious piece of the measure was the one giving tenants the freedom to take on more roommates than their lease allows. “What I can’t support is a landlord who rents a two-bedroom apartment to someone and that person brings in three roommates immediately,” said Supervisor Scott Wiener, who joined Yee in opposition.
Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

SFAA has been in contact with the Mayor's Office throughout the legislative process and there may be a possibility that the legislation will be sent back to the Land Use Committee for further review under his leadership.

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SF supervisors considering new tenant protections

SF supervisors considering new tenant protections | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
San Francisco supervisors on Tuesday will consider new tenant protections that will make it harder for landlords to evict tenants for minor …
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The ability of landlords to raise the rent after no-fault evictions would also be limited by the new legislation.

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Kim's Proposal to expand Rent Control + Tenant Protections

Kim's Proposal to expand Rent Control + Tenant Protections | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

San Francisco’s tenants are in line to gain more protections against evictions under a proposal that advanced closer to approval Monday.

Supervisor Jane Kim’s legislation would extend rent-control provisions in certain evictions, reduce the ability of evictions for minor offenses and allow tenants to add long-term roommates.

The Board of Supervisors’ Land Use and Economic Development Committee had postponed a vote on the proposal in July amid concerns from supervisors Malia Cohen and Scott Wiener, who sit on the committee with Kim.

On Monday, after some minor changes, the proposal was sent to the full board for a vote next week.

Wiener proposed an amendment that would have prohibited tenants from adding roommates in excess of landlord lease terms, as proposed by Kim. Wiener said Kim’s proposal went “too far” in “eliminating lease provisions,” but his amendment was defeated in a 2-­1 vote.

Cohen said the roommate provision was important in “giving people options to stay in their homes” by splitting up expenses more.

Kim said landlords shouldn’t arbitrarily set roommate numbers, but that they should be based on building codes, which set limits like two people for a studio and three people for a one-bedroom unit.

Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

"If a landlord evicts a renter for an owner move-in, condo conversion or capital repairs, they wouldn’t be able to re­-rent it at market rate within five years but only at the rent the evicted tenant was paying at the time of the eviction."


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CAA Continues to work on Bed Bug Legislation in 2016

CAA Continues to work on Bed Bug Legislation in 2016 | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Assemblyman Adrin Nazarian’s bed bug legislation, AB 551, establishes protocols and duties for rental property owners and tenants to follow when bed bugs are identified in a rental unit.

ASSEMBLYMAN ADIN NAZARIAN

All interested parties and members of the California Legislature worked diligently this year on the legislation. More work remains, however, before all interested parties are content with the final bill language. They have all vowed to continue their work in January.

As written, the bill would do a number of things:

REQUIREMENTS FOR LANDLORDS
  • Requires use of Addendum to Rental Agreement (bed bug identification, importance of reporting promptly, tenant duties), like that currently used by CAA.
  • When infestation is reported by a tenant, verify and bring in a pest control operator (PCO) as necessary to inspect unit(s)
  • Use a pest control operator (PCO) who will follow National Pest Management Association (NPMA) Guidelines
  • Report inspection findings to tenants and provide information regarding planned controls and unit preparation responsibilities.
  • Contract with PCO who will follow NPMA Guidelines to control bed bugs.
  • Develop ongoing management program to prevent reinfestation, monitoring, education, maintenance of complaint log, etc.
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Assemblyman Adrin Nazarian’s bed bug legislation, AB 551, establishes protocols and duties for rental property owners and tenants to follow when bed bugs are identified in a rental unit.

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Action Alert: Mon. Sept. 14, 1:30 p.m - Land Use Committee to Discuss Supervisor Kim's Rent Ordinance Proposal

Action Alert: Mon. Sept. 14, 1:30 p.m - Land Use Committee to Discuss Supervisor Kim's Rent Ordinance Proposal | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

SPOSF: Action Alert: Land Use Committee to Discuss Supervisor Kim's Rent Ordinance Proposal - Monday, Sept. 14, 1:30 p.m.

SPOSFI Members Call to Action:Supervisor Jane Kim has proposed changes in the laws governing our small businesses, and we must tell her and the other two members of the Land Use Committee, Supervisors Malia Cohen and Scott Wiener, that these changes will make it even more difficult for us to offer our rental properties to the general public. Please attend the hearing and use your allotted two minutes to voice your concerns. These proposals will hurt owners and renters alike. They are extreme and will decrease available rentals, raising rents for available properties even higher.

Please use your time to tell your personal story; do not try to offer amendments. This legislation would be the first step leading to registration of all rents with the rent board and eventually establishing vacancy control. It is bad throughout and needs to be defeated, not amended.
Here are brief talking points:

1. The Kim legislation will make it almost impossible to enforce a breach of lease for any reason.
2. The law improperly extends the period to cure a breach from 3 days to 10 days. Will be very difficult to evict nuisance tenants.
3. This measure will discourage people from offering their units for rent by imposing vacancy control rents on certain specified units.
4. The Kim legislation will change the burdens of proof in eviction trials to further favor tenants.

The full text of the measure is at this site.

https://sfgov.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=F&ID=3889879&GUID=5DAF9FBE-05AE-4A84-92BD-F8EE944B7D41

See you on Monday. Noni Richen- President

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SPOSF: Action Alert: Land Use Committee to Discuss Supervisor Kim's Rent Ordinance Mon. Sept. 1:30pm

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SF tenant who faced 315% rent hike sues landlord for wrongful eviction

SF tenant who faced 315% rent hike sues landlord for wrongful eviction | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Deb Follingstad, the rent-control-protected Bernal Heights tenant who faced an astounding 315 percent rent increase last spring, has filed a wrongful eviction suit against her former landlord, Nadia Lama.

Follingstad, an acupuncturist who treats cancer patients, was served with a notice raising her rent from $2,145 to $8,900, and increasing her security deposit from $1,500 to $12,500. A photo of the new lease quickly went viral after Follingstad posted it to her Facebook page in March, garnering more than 7,000 shares.

Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

In a normal no-fault eviction, Follingstad would have been entitled to a relocation payment of $9,258.67, according to the suit. Instead, she got no relocation money, and Lama even kept her $1,500 security deposit, Follingstad says.

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San Francisco's Rent Control - The Best + Worst!

San Francisco's Rent Control - The Best + Worst! | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

In the San Francisco rental market, most of the apartments are rent-controlled: 82% of our multi-family housing units were built and certified by the 1979 deadline. Using the 2012 Assessor’s database to estimate the percentage of multifamily rental units that are under rent control for each neighborhood in San Francisco.


Trulia calculated which parts of the city offer the best protection for tenants. “This percentage calculation was based on the simple rule of whether or not a given multifamily building was built before 1979. We then ranked the neighborhoods by this percentage. Neighborhoods with less than 100 rentals on the market were excluded from the rankings,” writes Trulia in their report “A Tale of Two Rent-Controlled Cities: Mapping Rent-Control in SF and NY.

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"Look at S.F.’s rent control in general, the good and the bad, and where it impacts the city most."

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Tenants Accuse San Francisco Bank of Financing Evictions

Tenants Accuse San Francisco Bank of Financing Evictions | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Protesters picketed outside the downtown San Francisco headquarters of First Republic Bank this afternoon, alleging that the prominent financial company is fueling the city's displacement crisis by lending to real estate investors who evict tenants and eliminate rental housing. Using the Ellis Act, landlords who purchased buildings with loans from First Republic Bank have evicted tenants and sold the apartments as tenants-in-common homes (TICs) to affluent buyers.

“I have lived in this building and this community for 50 years,” said Martiza Osorio, a San Francisco resident who is being evicted by the owner of her apartment building at 300 Coleridge Street in Bernal Heights. Osorio's landlord purchased the property with a loan from First Republic Bank and is evicting everyone in the building under the Ellis Act. “Banks who lend to speculators are not investing in our community or city,” said Osorio. “Instead, they are helping remove people from it.”

Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

Tenants in common (TICs) have grown in popularity in San Francisco because they provide a loophole for investors and wealthier residents to circumvent the city’s strict rules regarding conversions of apartments into condos.

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SF considers $310 million in-debt to build Affordable Housing

SF considers $310 million in-debt to build Affordable Housing | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

With tech workers flooding San Francisco, one-bedroom apartment rents have climbed to $3,500 a month, more than in any other US city. Residents are being priced out. Evictions routinely spark political rallies.

Mayor Ed Lee, under pressure to deal with the soaring cost of living as he runs for re-election, is backing a partial fix: a $310 million debt sale to build affordable housing that will go before voters in November. It’s the largest housing bond in the city’s history.


San Francisco’s push bucks the national decline in the sale of municipal debt for housing, which was slashed in half to $10.7 billion in 2014 from $20.8 billion a decade earlier. It may revive interest in the bonds as mayors from New York to Seattle seek to add homes for lower-income residents as real estate prices climb.
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"It’s a big issue in certain areas where places have gentrified or the rental market is such that it’s becoming more unaffordable for working-class people.”

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Whose Fault Are Evictions?

Whose Fault Are Evictions? | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
There's nothing the media loves more than a counter-intuitive argument (n.b. #SlatePitch), and the San Francisco Chronicle's J.K. Dineen came up with a doozy this weekend...
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Who do you feel is responsible for the increased evictions?

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Why S.F. evictions are on the rise

Why S.F. evictions are on the rise | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it
The number of rent-controlled San Francisco tenants receiving eviction notices is rising sharply, the latest evidence that the city's economy continues to drive the displacement of long-term residents.

Since March, the number of eviction notices filed per month with the San Francisco Rent Board is up 32 percent compared with the previous three years' average, while owner move-in evictions are up 131 percent. During that period, the average number of evictions has climbed from 1
Bornstein Law & Bay Property Group's insight:

Eviction notices are up 32% according to the SF Rent Board and OMI's are up 131%... owners are seeking to live in their units in these expensive rental times.

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California Assembly OKs warnings for Airbnb-type rentals

California Assembly OKs warnings for Airbnb-type rentals | Legislation + Eviction Law News | Scoop.it

Legislation advancing in California would require short-term rental housing websites including Airbnb to warn users they may be violating their leases. The Assembly on Thursday unanimously approved SB761 by Democratic Sen. Isadore Hall of Compton with 73 votes.

The bill is sponsored by the California Apartment Association, which says vacation rentals put other tenants in danger by bringing unscreened people into complexes.

SB761 requires Airbnb-type websites to have notices saying room listings may put tenants at risk of legal action or eviction. Some San Francisco tenants have received eviction notices for violating prohibitions on short-term renting.

Airbnb's terms and conditions already tell hosts to check their leases, but they don't mention evictions.

The bill returns to the Senate for a vote on amendments added for Airbnb to drop its opposition.

The bill is sponsored by the California Apartment Association, which says vacation rentals put other tenants in danger by bringing unscreened people into complexes. SB761 requires Airbnb-type websites to have notices saying room listings may put tenants at risk of legal action or eviction.

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SB761 requires Airbnb-type websites to have notices saying room listings may put tenants at risk of legal action or eviction.

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