Santa Clara County Local News: Housing


All Local Housing News articles contributed by our local media allies and other local newsrooms.

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06/05/2024
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State and federal funding for affordable housing took a steep drop in Santa Clara County last year, putting more of a burden on local governments to address the housing crisis.

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06/01/2024
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A community of 40 mobile homes in South San Jose sits next to one of the city’s staging grounds for trash collection, which is creating health hazards for residents.

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05/31/2024
An economic mobility report released on May 30 detailed economic and housing inequalities in Morgan Hill.

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05/30/2024
These community projects can give renters and low-income homeowners a chance to go solar, but the PUC’s action is unlikely to give them the option.

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05/30/2024
A proposal to bulldoze the historic Burbank Theater on South Bascom Avenue in San Jose to build 62 units of housing is causing concern among preservationists.

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05/30/2024
The City of Milpitas is expediting permitting for Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) through use of pre-approved plans.

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05/30/2024
Site preparation for a mixed-use development of retail and offices and 2400 units of house is set to commence at the site of the former Vallco Shopping Mall in Cupertino.

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05/28/2024
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held May 8 to celebrate the opening of the 80-unit affordable Kifer Senior Apartments.

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05/28/2024
Encouraged by state legislation passed since 2017, building of new ADU housing has increased dramatically.

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05/21/2024
A proposal was unveiled for dual 28-story towers with 529 units of housing and some retail and a restaurant on East Santa Clara Street in downtown San Jose.

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05/20/2024
Developer of stalled Palo Alto 63-unit apartment complex on University Avenue resorts to builder's remedy.

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05/16/2024
In its May 14 meeting, the Cupertino City Council approved its new general plan housing element which mandates the building of 4,588 new homes over the next 10 years.

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05/16/2024
The City of Mountain View must cover a funding shortfall to build a 120 unit affordable housing project on Bryant Street.

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05/16/2024
Plans for a 300 unit residential development on West Julian Street have been filed.

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05/14/2024
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San Jose activists are rallying outside City Hall to protest a plan by officials to divert affordable housing money to shelters and sweeps.

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05/14/2024
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State officials are contradicting claims made by San Jose Mayor Matt Mahan in his push to redirect affordable housing money to homeless sweeps and shelters.

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05/13/2024
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A cranny of Campbell is slated for demolition to make way for a larger housing project, leaving some residents and businesses unsure if they will be able to stay in the West Valley city.

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05/11/2024
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Santa Clara’s housing plans are still out of compliance with the state, but the city hopes its newest draft will be the final effort.

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05/10/2024
Image for display with article titled San Jose Commissioners Oppose Diverting Housing Funds

San Jose housing commissioners had blistering words for a proposal to divert affordable housing money to shelters and sweeps.

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