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Haas Institute Finds that Rent Control Key to Solving Affordable Housing Crisis

The Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at UC Berkeley recently released a report that shows that rent control is a key component to stabilizing California's housing market.

Read the full report here: https://haasinstitute.berkeley.edu/

Watch Nicole Montojo of Haas on KTVU explaining the study. 

 

This November, voting YES on Proposition 10 will empower local governments to take action to stabilize rents and protect California tenants. #YesOn10 this November!

 

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The Sacramento Bee and Los Angeles Times Endorse Prop 10



Tenants and Allies Take to the Streets in Cities Across the State to Pass Proposition 10

September 22nd Rallies & Precinct Walks Kick-Off Major People-Powered Get-Out-The-Vote Campaign

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Real Affordable Housing Developers Support Prop 10

Developers Tell Voters “Don’t Believe The Lies of Billionaire Landlords”

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Prop 10 supporters say initiative would help rent control for tenants**

At a rally in support of Proposition 10, a group of tenants, union members and advocates for affordable housing rallied outside the Kearny Mesa offices of a corporation that is one of the largest landlords of residential property in California. 

https://www.kusi.com/prop-10-supporters-say-initiative-would-help-rent-control-for-tenants/

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Santa Monica City Council Unanimously Backs Prop 10 to End Skyrocketing Rents

SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On August 14, the Santa Monica City Council voted unanimously to endorse Proposition 10. The statewide ballot measure will allow communities to urgently address California’s housing-affordability and homeless crises by limiting rent increases.

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There’s an Easy Way to Create Affordable Housing—We Just Need to Make it Happen

This fall, Californians will vote on a piece of legislation that would go a long way toward curbing the state’s affordable housing crisis. Prop 10, as the ballot initiative is known, would repeal controversial restrictions on rent-control and allow cities to create new rent-controlled housing stock.

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California Democrats Endorse Prop 10

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – The California Democratic Party Sunday voted overwhelmingly to endorse Proposition 10, the statewide Affordable Housing Act, which would repeal the anti-rent-control Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act and return power to regulate rents to local communities.

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Oakland City Council Endorses Prop 10 to End Skyrocketing Rents

OAKLAND, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On July 24, the Oakland City Council voted unanimously to enthusiastically endorse Proposition 10. The statewide ballot measure will allow communities to urgently address California’s housing-affordability and homeless crises by limiting rent increases.

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The Costa-Hawkins Act Is Failing California

When Costa-Hawkins was signed into law in 1995 by Gov. Pete Wilson, its real-estate lobby supporters claimed builders would be incentivized to build more housing and the price of renting would fall. Fast-forward to 2018, and that clearly has not happened.

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