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Ethan Varian

UC Strike: Why Berkeley student workers struggle to find safe and affordable homes

Diego Villegas had no illusions that leaving Mexico City to pursue a graduate degree at UC Berkeley...

Government to raise secured mortgage limit to more than $1 million — a record

In this Aug. 21, 2012, file photo, the exterior of a house with...

Q&A: The few California lawmakers who are renters form new caucus to advocate for tenants

Around 44% of Californians are renters. But as far as state Assemblymember Alex Lee can tell, just...

Looking for a deal on a new home? Here’s the best time of the week to buy

Looking for a bargain on a new home? Your best bet is to buy during the middle...

Stanford outlines preliminary plans for new Belmont campus

Ben Margot/Associated Press archives This Monday, April 13, 2020, photo shows the entrance...

How did Bay Area voters decide on housing issues this midterm?

OAKLEY, CA – JUNE 24: Homes under construction in the Delaney Park housing...

On same day as Pelosi attack, warnings of political violence and threats to Bay Area congressman

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi followed by her husband Paul Pelosi attend the Golden...

‘Nimbyism’ or ‘balanced growth’? Housing debates at center of Cupertino City Council race

The Steve Jobs Theater, foreground, in the Apple Park campus in Cupertino, California,...