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San Francisco’s Housing Boom Repeats an Old Story

April 15, 2014 | 6:30 am

San Francisco’s Housing Boom Repeats an Old Story

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Commercial office construction, rabid development and dot-com entrepreneurs have shaped decades of change.

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San Francisco is Second-Densest City in America, Report Shows

April 4, 2014 | 2:37 pm

San Francisco is Second-Densest City in America, Report Shows

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New York is still No. 1, but San Francisco is right behind, according to Smart Growth America.

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East Palo Alto City Council Passes New Tenant Protections

April 4, 2014 | 8:00 am

East Palo Alto City Council Passes New Tenant Protections

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The law would protect against landlord harassment and relocation benefits for displaced tenants.

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In San Francisco, Rooms for $1,000/Month Are Now Scarce

April 2, 2014 | 9:30 am

In San Francisco, Rooms for $1,000/Month Are Now Scarce

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The time of affordable rooms in San Francisco may be long over.

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Lawmakers Push to Limit Ellis Act Evictions in San Francisco

February 25, 2014 | 11:59 am

Lawmakers Push to Limit Ellis Act Evictions in San Francisco

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Two bills from legislators would allow cities to restrict how landlords can use controversial law.

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The Census Bureau Takes a Hard Look at Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2014 | 7:00 am

The Census Bureau Takes a Hard Look at Valentine’s Day

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Symbols of affection — such as flowers, chocolate and jewelry — are translated into facts and figures.

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San Francisco Mission Protest: Activists Slam Gentrification and Police

January 2, 2014 | 3:24 pm

San Francisco Mission Protest: Activists Slam Gentrification and Police

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Activists marched along Mission Street protesting the heightened police presence in the neighborhood.

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Tech, Recovering Jobs Market Fuel Bay Area’s Population Growth

December 13, 2013 | 4:18 pm

Tech, Recovering Jobs Market Fuel Bay Area’s Population Growth

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Foreign immigration boosts region’s numbers, along with domestic migration from other areas.

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Survey Says: Californians Open, Unneurotic

November 4, 2013 | 12:08 pm

Survey Says: Californians Open, Unneurotic

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A 13-year, 1.6 million person survey breaks down the U.S. into three regions in terms of temperament.

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Map: How Integrated is the Bay Area (and the Rest of the U.S.)?

October 4, 2013 | 8:00 am

Map: How Integrated is the Bay Area (and the Rest of the U.S.)?

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Project turns census data into a graphic look at the varied racial makeup of cities and neighborhoods.

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