In some affluent San Mateo County cities, up to 80% of state-mandated affordable housing now consists of granny flats.
San Francisco’s Mid-Year Housing Numbers Are a Big Disappointment
Brittany M. Thu, 08/03/2023 - 10:52
San Francisco continues to lag significantly on housing construction, recent data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development show.
At a press conference, Newsom called Huntington Beach “Exhibit A” for “what’s wrong with housing in the state of California.”
As California locales rush to comply with state housing mandates, one wealthy town appears to be getting a pass.
The state's Department of Housing and Community Developing has launched an investigation into the city's housing policies.
But fixing the shortcomings could actually result in higher allocations for cities and counties, the report suggests.
A win for affordable housing activists.
Huntington Beach city leaders voted Monday night to appeal mandated numbers for new housing in the city.
How many cities and counties are on track to meet state-mandated housing permit goals?
The vote marks a major shift in the way SoCal cities plan for growth — a shift away from the region’s inland communities towards the coastal areas.