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Low-Income Renters Discover Ownership Options

By MADELEINE BAIR For ten years, Rosana Alonzo has lived in the Tenderloin, where she shares an apartment with her mother and two children. That’s long enough for her. “I don’t know if you’ve heard, but it’s not the safest place of the world,” said the 43-year old childcare worker. A few years back, she looked into buying a home,...

Home Buyers Study Up

By ALLISON DAVIS While Top 40 tunes, a raffle and piping hot empanadas set a party atmosphere, educating homeowners was the mission at the 4th San Francisco Annual Homeowner’s Fair, Saturday, September 7th at St. Mary’s Cathedral. The fair, organized by the Mission Economic Development Agency, sought to educate first time and future homeowners.