Housing Workshop

Housing Workshop

The San Diego Planning Commission will do a deep dive into the land use process when it convenes a housing workshop this Thursday. The goal is to better understand the barriers, impediments, and opportunities to increase housing of all types in the City of San Diego.

The City has been at the […]

By | 2018-06-19T08:55:16+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Encinitas Increases Inclusionary Requirement

Encinitas Increases Inclusionary Requirement

By Mike McSweeney

The Encinitas City Council took action on Wednesday evening, June 13th to make changes to the City’s Inclusionary Housing Ordinance.  They have increased their inclusionary requirement from 10% to 15%.  Additionally, a builder has to have all of their inclusionary units completed at the 75% completion mark of their development.  […]

By | 2018-06-19T08:46:00+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Between a Rock and a Hard Place

By Borre Winckel, President & CEO

A Statewide Initiative attempt to overhaul Costa-Hawkins, the Act which prohibits new rent control post-1995, is out for signatures at a shopping center near you.  Meanwhile, signatures are also being collected Countywide to slow housing growth through the same ballot box initiative process.  Both […]

By | 2018-06-13T13:35:37+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Election Day!

Election Day!

By Matt Adams
Now it’s our turn. After months of campaigning on the streets, forums, mailboxes and social media, voters make their first round decisions at the polling both today. Things have changed since the last primary election in […]

By | 2018-06-04T15:20:37+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Furniture Fantasy Bash June 25th

Furniture Fantasy Bash June 25th

Furniture Fantasy Bash – June 25, 2018

BIA Cares is excited to present our seventh Furniture Fantasy Bash, an EXCLUSIVE opportunity for BIA members ONLY in advance of the general public sale.  It will be held on Monday, June 25th from 5:00 pm […]

By | 2018-06-01T10:48:52+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SANDAG Set to Reconsider Housing Numbers Vote

SANDAG Set to Reconsider Housing Numbers Vote

By Matt Adams
The San Diego Association of Governments decided to take another look at its housing production goals following a lengthy discussion at its Board of Directors meeting. The SANDAG Board came under heavy criticism for its earlier vote to reject the state housing goal of 177,000 homes […]

By | 2018-05-29T09:29:18+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments