Sen. Mark Leno says the bill to curb Ellis Act Evictions could be reconsidered.
Masked vandals threw five bricks through the shop’s windows, damaging a coffee brewing machine.
Term emerged in 1960s London when sociologist described displacement of the poor in working-class areas.
Mobile-home dwellers, mostly Latino and low income, would likely be forced to leave town if land is sold.
Study from UC Berkeley think tank says local governments need to take action if lenders won’t help.
Berkeley also acts,, with City Council voting for more gradual hike and further study of the issue.
Ordinance places new limits on rent hikes based on capital improvements to properties.
Mother and son, lifelong Mission artists, lose their home of 30 years. But they aren’t going quietly.