Youth Residents at MidPen Housing's Main Street Park. Photo by Craig Sherod

9.15.17 NPH Response to Housing Package Votes

For immediate release                                                                   September 15, 2017 STATEMENT FROM NPH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AMIE FISHMAN ON HOUSING PACKAGE BILL VOTES TODAY Just now, the Senate voted to concur in the amendments on a number of the housing bills passed out of the State Assembly late last night, to finalize...


EBHO: Interfaith Communities United (ICU) Interfaith Breakfast

Building In a Dry Time: Community as RevolutionHow are we an oasis of hope for those whose wells run dry? How do we envision a world rich with affordable housing opportunities and grace for everyone? What is the revolutionary power of community and how can...


September Housing Happy Hour!

Mark your calendar for ELPN's Housing Happy Hour! This monthly gathering is an opportunity to grab a drink and catch up with old and new friends and colleagues! ...


San Francisco Hiring Requirements

Constructing affordable housing in San Francisco typically comes with requirements for workforce hiring and training, bidding, procurement, and reporting. Three divisions of San Francisco will discuss their requirements, and explain how developers can be sure to remain in compliance with applicable policies. You won’t want...


SV@Home Turns 2!

Join SV@Home for our second birthday! We will be taking advantage of the beautiful Santa Clara County weather and celebrating with a Happy Housers Event in the courtyard behind the SV@Home offices....


SF Chronicle: “California housing crisis spurring lawmakers into action”

"Homeownership in California has dropped to 1940s levels. Meanwhile, the cost of rental housing has skyrocketed.California counties lead the nation for having the most expensive rental housing, according to the National Low Income Housing Coalition.Among the top 10 least affordable counties in the nation, California...


ELPN Summer Mixer

Please save the date for ELPN's annual summer mixer! ELPN is excited to host the event in Oakland this year. Come have a drink, network with your peers, and learn about new ways to get involved with ELPN. Stay tuned for more information!  RSVP...


Director of Finance, Oakland Housing Authority

Position Overview: Under the general direction of the Executive Director or his designate, manages and directs the Authority's financial management and accounting operation.  VIEW THE COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION HERE.  APPLICATION PROCESS:  If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete an OHA employment application online at


SAHA Happy Hour

Join the Satellite Affordable Housing Associates for SAHAppy Hour at the Tribune Tavern in Oakland. Appetizers, cocktails, and fun to raise funds for resident services programs. RSVP  ...


SPUR: How Many Homes Should We Have?

The Bay Area’s housing shortage has led many residents to cite affordability as the top issue facing the region. With most voters supporting additional housing, how much does the Bay Area actually need to build? How much needs to be subsidized and for whom? Where...