Go Inside the MicroPAD, a New Solution for San Francisco’s Homeless

Go Inside the MicroPAD, a New Solution for San Francisco’s Homeless

Several months ago, local developer Panoramic Interests introduced a creative solution to address San Francisco’s homelessness crisis. Their proposed MicroPAD is a very small housing unit that can be built quickly, affordably and at a scale that could make a real impact. For two weeks starting October 31, the public will have the opportunity to…

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Breaking News: SFHAC Announces New Executive Director

The Executive Committee of the San Francisco Housing Action Coalition (SFHAC) announced that, following an extensive search process, Todd David has been selected as the new Executive Director, replacing Tim Colen, who is stepping down after 11 years. “We are truly pleased to announce Todd David as SFHAC’s next Executive Director. Todd has proven experience as a…

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Why SFHAC Opposes Prop X

We all want to keep arts, industry, and nonprofits in San Francisco. This is the wrong way to do it. After more than ten years of public debate, the Board of Supervisors passed zoning rules for the Eastern Neighborhoods that strike a balance between keeping space for industrial jobs, artists, nonprofits and housing. We agree…

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State of the SF Housing Market: Summer 2016 Survey Results

Earlier this year, SFHAC completed its first-ever ‘State of the SF Housing Market’. The goal was to get a snapshot of how our members in the development and construction industry felt about current market conditions. After digging through the responses, we knew that this might become a useful way to explain the crazy housing climate…

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Brisbane Mayor Lentz Responds to Baylands Annexation Idea

We recently reported that the City of Brisbane is pushing for a massive development with up to two million square feet of office space, and ZERO HOUSING, at their Baylands site. When asked where all those new workers who will be drawn to that business center will live, Brisbane Mayor Clifford Lentz told the SF…

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