Photo by Jane Segal

Activists Call For Tenant Protections at City Hall

Emotions ran high at City Hall today as protesters gathered under the bright sun and then visited city officials to address San Francisco’s debilitating housing crisis and call on city leaders to take action by passing...
The building has a total of six units, three on each side. Photo by Joe Rivano Barros.

SF Judge Says Building Manager Who Stole Rent Should Pay Tenants Up to $110,000 Each

San Francisco Superior Court Judge Richard B. Ulmer Jr. issued a tentative ruling Friday in a case brought by nine tenants against their master tenant, writing, that it was “not hyperbolic” to call the building German Maldonado...
Andy Blue of the Plaza 16 Coalition speaking in favor of affordable housing at 16th and Mission. Photo by Joe Rivano Barros.

Lawsuit Troubles Trigger New Call for Affordable Housing at 16th and Mission

Some 100 people crowded the 16th St. BART plaza at noon today to support 100 percent affordable housing at the 16th Street market rate project that became embroiled in litigation last week after the developer sued the owner for acting in bad faith. Supervisor...