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San Diego Housing Federation is the foremost source of information about affordable housing and the residential market in the San Diego region. We respond promptly to media inquiries and do our best to make spokespersons available in a timely manner.

Members of the media who are interested in interviews or with questions about affordable housing in the region should contact the San Diego Housing Federation office at 619-239-6693.

News Coverage of SDHF and Affordable Housing   |  SDHF Press Releases

 Affordable rentals opening called new era in Oceanside by Gary Warth, The San         Diego Union-Tribune December 13, 2017

Housing Advocates Eyeing Property Tax Hike for 2018 Ballot by Lisa Halverstadt, Voice of San Diego November 9, 2017

Dispute erupts over funding for temporary homeless shelter by Gary Warth, The San Diego Union-Tribune November 3, 2017

‘Tony — The Movie’ explores life on street of homeless man by Gary Warth, The San Diego Union-Tribune October 20, 2017

One Term in, Faulconer Hasn’t Moved the Needle Much on New Housing by Andrew Keatts, Voice of San Diego January 23, 2017

Ben Carson hearing is over. What’s it mean for San Diego? by Phillip Molnar, The San Diego Union-Tribune January 12, 2017

Fees, zoning may be keys to reducing housing prices by Roger Showley, The San Diego Union-Tribune January 11, 2017

State density bonus law hasn’t solved housing crisis, but it is working by Stephen Russell, Voice of San Diego May 2, 2016

Years of defying state affordable housing law gets Encinitas sued, again By Maya Srikrishnan, Voice of San Diego March 9, 2016

How badly needed affordable housing in San Diego benefits community health By Nadine Ono, CA Economic Summit October 9, 2015

SANDAG on a money mission: housing and transit nexus Reported by Gene Cubbison, NBC 7 San Diego October 2, 2015

Carlsbad’s housing fee talks continue By Lyle Moran, San Diego Daily Transcript December 5, 2014

Density bonus law changes could challenge developers By Lyle Moran, San Diego Daily Transcript December 2, 2014

Civic San Diego faces call for community benefits By San Diego Citybeat September 17, 2014

Bad Affordable-Housing Deal for San Diego By San Diego Citybeat July 23, 2014

Thousands Wait for Affordable Housing: High Costs Cut Numbers of New City-funded ProjectsBy Dan McSwain, U~T San Diego July 19, 2014

Changed Environment for Affordable Housing Chief By Roger Showley, U~T San Diego June 22, 2014

Encinitas Tightens Housing Development Rules By Barbara Henry, U~T San Diego July 17, 2014

Brown Vetoes Atkins Housing Bill  By Michael Gardner, U~T San Diego October 15, 2013

Brown Should Sign Local-control Bill on Housing by Susan Riggs and Simonne Ruff, San Diego Daily Transcript October 10, 2013

Atkins Urges Fix For Weakened Affordable Housing Law By Michael Gardener, U~T San Diego September 7, 2013

San Diego Linkage-Fee Redux By Kelly Davis, San Diego CityBeat July 3, 2013

Nearly 100 Redevelopment Sites in Limbo By Roger Showley, U~T San Diego June 26, 2013

Liveable, Walkable, Bikeable…But Doable? By Mike Stetz, Our City San Diego March / April 2013

Groups Agree on Housing Proposal By Ray Huard, SDUT, January 10, 2013

Making the Case for Affordable Housing City Heights Life December 3, 2012

Ten Years Out, Affordable Housing Still Lacking in San Diego KPBS (radio version; TV version) August 6, 2012

Affordable Housing Comes Full Circle City Beat August 1, 2012

Recent SDHF Press Releases

New Report Reinforces Need for More Affordable Housing in San Diego

San Diego Housing Federation Says Important Affordable Housing Bills Pass State Assembly

San Diego Housing Federation Announces 2015 Ruby Awards Winners

Report Describes San Diego’s Shortfall of Affordable Homes

SDHF Announces Bruce Reznik as New Executive Director

Susan Riggs Appointed Deputy Secretary for Housing Policy