More Multi-Housing Units Coming To California After SB 9 Signed Into LawA solution to solving the housing crisis? Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law on Thursday that would require cities to approve more multi-unit housing in single-family zones—but not everyone is on board.
Neighbors Uneasy with Evacuation Plan for Growing Plumas Lake DevelopmentThey're concerned hundreds of new homes are going up, but there’s still only one road to get in and out.
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.
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.
City Of Elk Grove Named Finalist In Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Mayors ChallengeThe city of Elk Grove has earned a top spot in a national challenge, and the grand prize is worth millions of dollars.
Homeless Explosion On West Coast Pushing Cities To Their LimitsA homeless crisis of epic proportions is rocking the West Coast, and its victims are being left behind by the very things that mark the region's success.
Tough Housing Market Awaits California Wildfire VictimsThe many thousands who lost their houses, condos and apartments in wildfires burning in Northern California will have to find a new place to live in one of the toughest housing markets in the nation.
California Lawmakers To Tackle Housing Crisis, ImmigrationCalifornia lawmakers return Monday from a monthlong break with a busy agenda that includes tackling the state's housing crisis and deciding whether to make California a statewide sanctuary for people living illegally in the U.S.