First-time home buyers can apply for one of the six units on San Pablo Avenue.
“This is a beginning of a process,” Mayor Jesse Arreguín told a passionate crowd Tuesday.
The city must make sure the development is appropriate for Berkeley and is not just a vehicle to maximize BART’s revenues.
Owners of a 13-unit property have evicted all their tenants in order to sell the property. Community groups are trying to put pressure on the landlords so they sell it to the tenants.
The memorandum of understanding the City Council will sign with BART will make 35% of the housing affordable
The City Council will soon enter into a memorandum of understanding with BART on how to build housing on the sites. A community advisory group will help consider zoning changes and priorities.
Berkeley Home Match placed just nine students this year but plans to place 100 students in the coming years.
In the pricey Bay Area an employer is using guaranteed housing as a retention strategy.
Mendonca sits on the Housing Advisory Commission, has been homeless herself and currently resides in Section 8 housing.
That will provide housing for many, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and enhance the neighborhood.
The 101-year-old McGee Avenue Baptist Church is finally able to restore eight vacant apartments.
Prospective tenants have through Sunday to apply to live at The Panoramic.