Oakland gained 50,000 people over the last decade, but only 9,000 housing units, most market-rate.
The AC Boost program is offering down-payment loans of up to $210,000 per household.
Alameda County offers many places to get free COVID-19 vaccinations if you’re unhoused.
The Athol Plaza tennis courts and Mosswood Park are on the city’s list this week.
Live-work spaces have dwindled in Oakland. Tenants say they need more protection, but the owners say the law is on their side.
The Town has a long history of relocating old homes, and those who’ve done it say the process can be worth the time and effort it takes.
A lawsuit settlement required payback for property destroyed during encampment sweeps. Hear from unhoused people who’ve gotten funds this week, and learn how to collect yours.
After a long search for locations to set up emergency campsites, Oakland has approved two.
LavaMaeX offers something scarce for people without permanent housing: a place to get clean and warm up.
Pastor Preston Walker was a mainstay at protests and encampments. Now he’s exchanged that life for a washing machine and a queen bed in suburbia.