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UCBDisplacement If we can get pots of money for acquisition in place, be ready to pounce when prices calm down, there's an opportunity there - Felix AuYeung
UCBDisplacement Rosemary Bosque: code enforcement as preservation: SF passed legislation that all SROs w/ 25+ units need sprinklers b/c of a fire epidemic
UCBDisplacement SF: lost 45% of rent control units thru state-mandated decontrol.175,000 units rent controlled housing lost daily - Kate Hartley, SFMOHCD
UCBDisplacement Loss of rent-controlled units: in 5 Bay cities that already had rent control, we are losing about 50-60% to turnover in those units #IWD2017
UCBDisplacement Loss of affordability in non-subsidized units: >90% loss in Alameda County, ~90% in Contra Costa, San Francisco, Solano County #IWD2017
UCBDisplacement Can Other U.S. Cities Follow in NYC’s Footsteps to Help Renters? https://t.co/sn5dMHiTU7
posted on 2017-03-14 by Anna Cash, Paige Dow
When we talk about addressing the housing shortage and stemming the tide of displacement, preservation strategies have sometimes been absent, as conversations on affordable housing often default to...
posted on 2017-01-31 by Anna Cash, Paige Dow
It’s pretty clear that the Bay Area doesn’t have enough housing, but the dialogue around supply-side solutions to the affordable housing crisis tends to be divided. How can we bridge this divide...
posted on 2016-12-19 by Anna Cash
How can we stabilize neighborhoods in the face of displacement pressures that threaten to push residents out of their communities? What are the right policy tools for neighborhood stabilization, and...
posted on 2016-05-24 by Miriam Zuk
After the California Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) used our data to advocate for the construction of market-rate housing as an anti-displacement tool back in February, questions have poured into...
posted on 2016-04-07 by Mitchell Crispell
The Parkview Family Apartments in San Jose’s Diridon Station area. Affordable housing like this helped the area to increase its low-income population in recent years, even as major new market-rate...