"Several housing laws passed in 2019 go into effect Wednesday — including California’s first statewide cap on rent increases, measures that make it easier to build in-law units in backyards and garages, and a bill that reduces barriers to new home construction. Experts expect several other stalled or killed...
We believe everyone deserves a safe, stable, affordable place to call home that allows their family to thrive. By working with our members and advocates like you we will share a future where low-income communities and communities of color stay and prosper in the Bay Area and across our great state.
Help us build our movement and our future where everyone has access to an affordable home: improving our health, our children’s educational outcomes, our environment, our transit system, our regional competitiveness, and keeping the Bay Area diverse and equitable.
UPDATE: We’re thrilled to share that most of NPH’s Priority Bills have been signed into law! Scroll below to see what passed and what we’re gearing up to move forward in 2020. More details in the statement from our Executive Director Amie Fishman.