As El Cerrito is taking a studied, deliberate approach to tenant protections, Hayward has ushered in sweeping new just-cause protections in an emergency ordinance adopted with little debate or discussion, a measure we discussed in this alert.
HUD has relieved the embattled San Francisco Housing Authority of its duties, ending an era of financial mismanagement. Coupled with a legislative agenda to prohibit discrimination against the recipients of housing choice vouchers and other news swirling around Section 8, we take a hard look at the program in this article.
Finally, we invite you and your colleagues out to the Fort Mason Center on April 10, where we will once again be giving a talk on rent control. If you haven't already done so, you can register here.