Mayor Brown vowed to break the legislative obstacles to stronger rent control, but after the election its clear this was not his intention.
THC helps Phillips Hotel tenants sue their landlord and former police chief over wrongful evictions.
Restriction of owner move-in evictions is passed protecting many elderly and disabled people.
Seniors are at risk again for eviction after the moratorium on move-in evictions for seniors is lifted. Supporters of the anti-eviction law vow to appeal the decision.
Governor Gray Davis signs legislation to reduce evictions of senior and disabled tenants. Requiring a minimum of a year of notice on elderly evictions evoking the Ellis Act.
Tenants Picket the Shorenstein’s hotel after over two dozen residents are threatened with eviction.
A panel of three judges says an eviction cannot be challenged as retaliatory if the Ellis Act was properly invoked.
Housing advocates attempt to protect SRO tenants from evictions via the Ellis Act.