Housing

Scene outside West Oakland home where eviction order was served January 14, 2020
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KCBS Radio Morning News
January 14, 2020 - 6:49 am
OAKLAND (KCBS Radio) -- Alameda County Sheriff's deputies, some in riot gear, broke down the door of a home in West Oakland before dawn Tuesday morning, ending the occupation by a group of squatters calling themselves "Moms 4 Housing". Two of the women were arrested, along with a man who was inside...
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Californians Move Out Of State As Housing Prices Soar
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Margie Shafer
November 05, 2019 - 12:21 pm
More residents are leaving California than moving into the Golden State, according to new data from the Census Bureau.
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A Bay Area home for sale.
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All News KCBS Radio
August 30, 2019 - 8:12 am
Bay Area median homes prices fell on a year-over-year basis for the third month in a row in July. The median price for a Bay Area home slipped to $815,000 in July, down by $41,000 from the median price in June, according to research firm CoreLogic. That's a 5% decrease. A year ago, the median price...
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Flooding in Guerneville February 28, 2019
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Holly Quan
August 22, 2019 - 1:19 pm
Six months after a historic flood on the Russian River damaged much of the housing stock along the water, many residents are not sure if they will be able to stay.
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Facebook HQ
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Matt Bigler
August 20, 2019 - 10:19 am
Facebook users claim the social media site discriminated against them because its ad policy allowed housing agents to hide offers from certain groups based on age, gender and ethnicity.
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A member of the Richmond, California chapter of the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE) walks by an abandoned garage during a bus tour of foreclosed and blighted properties on July 13, 2012 in Richmond, California.
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Doug Sovern
August 08, 2019 - 9:17 am
Hundreds of millions of dollars would be dedicated to rental assistance and fighting home foreclosures in California under a new plan trumpeted by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
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Cupertino Mayor Steven Scharf
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Jennifer Hodges
February 06, 2019 - 10:45 am
Cupertino Mayor Steven Scharf told a joke about "building a wall" around his city during his recent State of the City address. Housing advocates weren't amused.
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Alfred Twu
Matt Bigler
January 09, 2019 - 3:53 pm
It's nearing the end of the line for more than 600 old BART cars, some of which have been carrying commuters since the 1970s. But transit officials are looking for ideas for how they cars can be used in their retirement.
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A communal kitchen in a Starcity co-housing apartment building will look like this.
Starcity
November 05, 2018 - 9:46 am
Imagine upscale apartments laid out like a college dorm where every resident has a private bedroom with a shared kitchen and living room.
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Homeless Encampment
Homeless Encampment (Photo credit: Matt Bigler/KCBS)
Carrie Hodousek
October 26, 2018 - 10:05 am
San Jose will pay people living on the streets to help keep them clean in a program set to launch next month.
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