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Head Of San Francisco Tenants Union Has Died

The executive director of the San Francisco Tenants Union, Ted Gullicksen, was found dead in his bed today. From the Chronicle’s report: Several friends said they knew of no health problems with Mr. Gullicksen, who recently had been working vigorously for Proposition G, a ballot measure designed to deter... Read More »

Tenant Buyouts Are On The Rise In S.F., As Are The Dollars Involved

Tenant Buyouts Are On The Rise In S.F., As Are The Dollars Involved

The number of tenants in rent controlled apartments who received a buyout offer to vacate and sought counseling from the San Francisco Tenants Union has increased from 90 in 2007 to 175 in 2013. While the maximum offer reported to the Tenants Union was $80,000, the average offer was... Read More »

Protest Alert: Rally Against 8 Washington

Protest Alert: Rally Against 8 Washington

San Francisco Supervisor David Chiu is expected to join the San Francisco Tenants Union, a couple of “Occupy” groups, and a few neighborhood associations who oppose the 8 Washington Street development that was approved by Planning in a protest this evening. Protestors plan to rally at 550 Battery Street... Read More »