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The HomeWork: August 27, 2020

Welcome to the August 27, 2020 Main Edition of The HomeWork, the official newsletter of California YIMBY —… Read More

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More Organizations, Elected Officials, and Community Co-Sponsors Join SB-50

Since the launch of the More HOMES Act in December we’ve been hard at work talking to Californians up and down the state and a… Read More

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Relive the More HOMES launch stream with Sen. Wiener

On December 3rd Sen. Scott Wiener joined YIMBY Volunteer Ernest Brown to introduce SB-50, the More HOMES Act, on Facebook Live. Relive the event here:… Read More

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California YIMBY Sponsors Major New Housing Legislation

California YIMBY Sponsors Major New Housing Legislation “More HOMES Act” Gives Cities New Tools to Solve Housing Crisis, Prevent Renter Displacement… Read More

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California YIMBY Announces SB 50 – The More HOMES Act

Note: We launched a microsite to explain the More HOMES Act and share stories and facts. Check it out here. Today we’re proud to… Read More

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California YIMBY Applauds Governor Jerry Brown for Signing AB 2923

New Law Will Allow More Housing Near Bay Area Transit Stations Today California YIMBY released the following statement in support of… Read More

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California YIMBY Applauds Governor Jerry Brown for Signing SB 828

New Law Requires Cities to Match Zoning to Housing Goals Today California YIMBY released the following statement in support of  Governor… Read More

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Statement of California YIMBY regarding U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson’s View on Zoning and NIMBYs

Yesterday U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development released a statement via Twitter that claimed he is “Taking on the NIMBYs” by “reducing… Read More

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California homeowners get to pass low property taxes to their kids. It’s proved highly profitable to an elite group

Many descendants of California homeowners enjoy a significant perk that keeps their property tax bill low. Part of that is thanks to Proposition 13, which… Read More

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Why Are Developers Only Building Luxury Housing?

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: “Developers in my city are only building luxury housing. They’re not building anything that ordinary people can… Read More

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CityLab University: Inclusionary Zoning

If you’ve hung around the CityLab site, sat through a City Council meeting, or hobnobbed with a housing developer, you’ve probably run across the term… Read More

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