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Housing in the News

How a Parking Lot Became a Panacea for This School District’s Housing Crisis
EdSource, September 18, 2023

US teachers grapple with a growing housing crisis: ‘We can’t afford rent’
The Guardian, March 2, 2023

California removes hurdles to building teacher housing
EdSource, October 4, 2022

Some schools build affordable housing to keep teachers
Antelope Valley Press, July 16, 2022

School districts build housing to attract teachers
News Channel 13, July 15, 2022

Letter to the Editor: Teacher Housing Needed Now
San Mateo Daily Journal, July 12, 2022

Why has it gotten harder to build housing for Bay Area teachers?
San Jose Mercury News, April 19, 2022

Interest in District-Subsidized Teacher Housing in California Intensifies
EdSource, February 23, 2022

Guest Perspective: Housing Opportunities for Families and Students
San Mateo Daily Journal, February 1, 2022

Santa Clara County approves $21 million loan to cover increased construction costs of teacher housing project in Palo Alto
San Jose Mercury News, January 11, 2022

Bay Area housing prices fall hard on school teachers
High cost of living driving teacher turnover
San Jose Mercury News, September 13, 2021

School staff housing proposed in Redwood City
Mixed-use office and residential development submitted
San Mateo Daily Journal, July 7, 2021

After 20-Year Saga, S.F. Teachers are Closer to a Move-In Date for Affordable Housing
San Francisco Chronicle, June 27, 2021

Redwood City Unveils Teacher Housing Plans
Officials examine potential partnership with developer to rebuild district office
San Mateo Daily Journal, March 11, 2020

San Mateo County school district is first in US to offer affordable housing for teachers
KRON4, February 6, 2020

Redwood City School District Eyes Workforce Housing, Stanford Deal
San Mateo Daily Journal, December 11, 2019

Facebook Commits $1 Billion to Address California's Housing Crisis
San Francisco Business Journal, October 22, 2019

A San Jose School District Aims to Build Teacher Housing Through a $60 Million Bond Measure
The Measure will be on the March 2020 Ballot
San Jose Mercury News, October 21, 2019

Guest Perspective: Helping Our Educators Through Housing
San Mateo Daily Journal, October 17, 2019

Most Teachers in SF and San Mateo County Cannot Afford to Rent
Council of Community Housing Organizations did the reading, writing, and arithmetic on teacher housing costs
SF Curbed, August 20, 2019

Report: Bay Area teachers struggle to find affordable housing near their schools
Education Dive, August 19, 2019

South City Teacher Housing Plan Grows: Education Officials Expand Workforce Housing Due to Demand
San Mateo Daily Journal, July 23, 2019

San Mateo Officials Eye Housing Policy Changes
Council considers increasing affordable units in housing projects and developer incentives
San Mateo Daily Journal, July 19, 2019

College District Student Housing in Consideration
San Mateo Daily Journal, July 19, 2019

Foster City to Purchase New Workforce Housing
San Mateo Daily Journal, July 6, 2019

Burlingame Affordable Housing Fee Priorities Eyed
San Mateo Daily Journal, July 4, 2019

Redwood City Floats Teacher Housing Plan
San Mateo Daily Journal, June 28, 2019

Housing Endowment and Regional Trust of San Mateo County ups assistance
First-time homebuyer program ups max home price to $908K
San Mateo Daily Journal, April 23, 2019

In need of teacher housing, more California school districts building their own
EdSource, April 17, 2019

Guest Perspective: The Jobs/Housing Imbalance in Burlingame
San Mateo Daily Journal, April 10, 2019

San Carlos Explores Workforce Housing

San Mateo Daily Journal, April 10, 2019

Pivotal Step for Sale of Former Crestmoor High School

San Mateo Daily Journal, April 2, 2019

Political Will Sought for Sequoia Union High School District Workforce Housing
Officials hopeful discussion invites collaborative initiative
San Mateo Daily Journal, February 13, 2019

High School District Favors Teacher Housing

SMUHSD school board calls for further examination of Crestmoor campus proposal
San Mateo Daily Journal, January 29, 2019

Teacher Housing Returns Before School Officials

San Mateo Daily Journal, January 24, 2019

Housing -- Building a Better Bay Area Series -- ABC-7

Bay Area Schools Struggle to Keep Teachers in Competitive Market
ABC-7, January 14, 2019

San Mateo County Schools Resort to Extreme Measures Amid Teacher Shortage

ABC-7, January 14, 2019

Bay Area Teachers Working Second Jobs to Make Ends Meet

ABC-7, January 16, 2019

Housing Just for Teachers to Keep them in the Bay Area

ABC-7, January 17, 2019

Bay Area Teachers Getting Help with Housing, Down Payments

ABC-7, January 17, 2019

Teachers Seeking Solutions to SF Housing Crisis

ABC-7, January 17, 2019

Teachers Living with Parents to Keep Jobs

ABC-7, January 18, 2019

State Mandates, High Cost of Living Put Pressure on Bay Area School Districts

ABC-7, January 18, 2019

Keeping Teachers in the Area

ABC-7, January 19, 2019

The Fight to Keep Teachers in Tech Hubs from Being Priced Out

New York Times, January 4, 2019

Housing Insecurity -- Local Teachers Struggle to Get By with High Rents and Home Prices

The Almanac, December 20, 2018

Four Teachers, Four Stories

The Almanac, December 20, 2018

San Mateo Gets Glimpse of Housing Proposal

San Mateo Daily Journal, November 1, 2018

Can Affordable Housing Ease Teacher Turnover

Edutopia, July 17, 2018

$6M Set Aside for Affordable Teacher Housing in Palo Alto

KPIX CBS Bay Area, April 19, 2018

Teacher Housing in San Francisco May Be More Than Just a Passing Fancy

San Francisco Chronicle, April 10, 2018