Our Eviction Law Needs an Upgrade Now

The SF Board of Supervisors is now considering legislation that would substantially increase protections against evictions.   Eviction Protections 2.0 would address and correct loopholes in the rent control ordinance that result in the evictions of hundreds of tenants each year (see our previous report on this page). The real experiences of tenants best explains […]

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Tenant Fair

Knowledge is Power: How to Stay in Your Home- A day of workshops and information for tenants across SF. Workshops will be in English, Spanish and Cantonese. Saturday  at 10:00am – 4:00pm Tenderloin Neighborhood School, 627 Turk St

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What Would Harvey Do?

Supervisor Harvey Milk was a forward-thinking, progressive person, and this carried over to the legislation he backed as a district supervisor in the Castro. He was committed to ensuring that everyone in the city had a voice and that those who had more money would not have undue influence on San Francisco. Shortly before his […]

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Foundational Artists Responsible for Making the Mission a Destination Being Evicted from their Mission Apartments

One of the problems with talking about evictions and displacement is the tendency to examine it on a case-by-case basis: a series of individuals making logical decisions about where they want to live, buying property, and forcing those who were renting the property to leave. The problem with evictions is not found at this level […]

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