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SF’s SRO tenants anxious for better housing, will wait years

Mission Hotel, 520 South Van Ness. Residents of the Mission’s SROs are often dismissed by the neighborhood as a nuisance, and many would agree they are treated that way — “like fourth-class people,” in the words of one resident. But on Thursday, during a meeting with District 9 Supervisor Hillary Ronen, they challenged that notion.… Read More »

Mission Viejo Approves Hero PACE Program

MISSION VIEJO, CA—The City of Mission Viejo is making the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local residents. HERO PACE financing enables homeowners to make energy- and water-efficiency improvements and pay for them over time through their property tax bill. Interest is tax-deductible, and homeowners see immediate savings on utility bills. Residents… Read More »