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Campos Wants San Francisco to Regulate Tenant Buyouts by Landlords

July 30, 2014 | 8:00 am

Campos Wants San Francisco to Regulate Tenant Buyouts by Landlords

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Proposed ordinance would reveal true scope of renters’ displacement by tracking payments to tenants.

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SF City Attorney Sues Two Landlords Over Short-Term Rentals

April 24, 2014 | 1:28 pm

SF City Attorney Sues Two Landlords Over Short-Term Rentals

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Suit says conversion of residential units to tourist hotels significantly contributes to housing crisis.

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Latest to Be Displaced in San Francisco’s Tech Boom: Art Galleries

February 24, 2014 | 5:26 pm

Latest to Be Displaced in San Francisco’s Tech Boom: Art Galleries

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Galleries in one Geary Street building forced out in favor of an expanding enterprise computing firm.

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Tenants in Mid-Market Building Get Temporary Eviction Reprieve

February 19, 2014 | 4:53 pm

Tenants in Mid-Market Building Get Temporary Eviction Reprieve

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Owners withdraw appeal challenging suspension of demolition permit that would have paved way for offices.

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San Francisco Housing Activists Debate Affordability Crisis

February 11, 2014 | 12:13 pm

San Francisco Housing Activists Debate Affordability Crisis

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In weekend tenants’ convention, an anti-speculation idea from the late Harvey Milk is resurrected.

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Yet Another Protest Against Tech Buses as San Francisco Adopts Shuttle Plan

January 21, 2014 | 4:25 pm

Yet Another Protest Against Tech Buses as San Francisco Adopts Shuttle Plan

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Protest blocks buses as city transit board approves plan to formally allow the buses to use Muni stops.

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Market Street Tenants Sue to Block Eviction

January 10, 2014 | 6:56 pm

Market Street Tenants Sue to Block Eviction

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Low-income residents say landlord wants them out to take advantage of rising property values.

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Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

December 20, 2013 | 4:35 pm

Aboard the Google Bus, Looking Out at the Protest

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What it’s like to get caught in a growing social conflict on your way to work.

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Google Bus Protesters’ Manifesto: ‘Get Out of Oakland!’

December 20, 2013 | 2:55 pm

Google Bus Protesters’ Manifesto: ‘Get Out of Oakland!’

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A denunciation of the tech sector and its workers as protest over Silicon Valley shuttles escalates.

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Bus Vandalized as Protesters in S.F., Oakland Target Silicon Valley Shuttles

December 20, 2013 | 2:00 pm

Bus Vandalized as Protesters in S.F., Oakland Target Silicon Valley Shuttles

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Window smashed, tires slashed in Oakland incident as total of three buses are stopped in protests.

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