KQED aims to tell the story of how California got into a housing affordability crisis by exploring the history and regional policies of the Bay Area. We want to know how marginalized residents are affected.

A Grandmother’s Fight to Keep Her Home — From a Corporation Paying in Cash

Google, San Jose Development Deal Includes $200 Million in Housing Funds

Grandma Challenges Real Estate Giant in Early Test of New California Law

How the Pandemic Made Addressing California's Housing Shortage More Difficult

For Some Parolees Facing Homelessness, Communal Houses Fill the Gap

SF Health Officials Change Course, Say SRO Residents Now Eligible for Vaccine

How One Woman's Cycle of Incarceration and Mental Illness Helped Heal a Rural System

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Rent Relief in California: How to Apply, and What You Could Get

‘A Big First Step’: Bay Area Cities Are Rethinking Single-Family Zoning

KQED's Housing Desk is supported by a grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.