Paramount in that plan is the goal of adding at least 30,000 new housing units in San Francisco by 2020. What’s more, Lee wants to see a third of these units be classified as affordable.
Here’s the mayor’s seven-point plan, as outlined by SocketSite:
1) Beef up legislation to protect tenants from eviction
2) Protect at-risk rent controlled units from TIC or condo conversion
3) Move forward with HOPE SF to rebuild the city’s public housing
4) Double the city’s down-payment assistance program from $100,000 to $200,000
5) Streamline approvals for development of below-market rate housing
6) Add more market-rate housing, emphasizing rental units and outlying areas
7) Reduce obstacles to San Francisco development
What are your thoughts on Lee's plan?
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