Bay Rentals - One of the largest rental referral services in the Bay Area. Typically has thousands of rental properties available throughout Santa Clara, San Mateo, San Francisco, Contra Costa, Sacramento, Santa Cruz, Monterey and Alameda Counties.
Blanc - Located at 1080 Sutter St. between Larkin and Hyde Streets. Blanc is a boutique building that has a spacious roof deck, and homes with either two or three bedrooms. Residence sizes range from about 750 square feet on the smaller side, to about 1,330 square feet on the larger side. There are also three penthouse homes that are over 2,000 square feet.
California Tenants: A Guide to Residential Tenants' and Landlords' Rights and Responsibilities - Most landlord-tenant relationships go smoothly. However, problems sometimes do arise. For example, what if the rental unit's furnace goes out in the middle of the winter? What happens if the landlord sells the building or decides to convert it into condominiums? This section discusses these and other possible issues and problems in the landlord-tenant relationship. Published by the California Department of Consumer Affairs.
Chinatown Community Development Center - A community development organization with many roles, serving as neighborhood advocates, organizers, planners, as developers and managers of affordable housing.
Coalition on Homelessness, San Francisco - The Coalition believes that homelessness cannot be alleviated without intensive outreach, support, training, and organizing in order for homeless people to participate in planning and advocacy efforts and in the formation of government and social practices, programs, and policies.
Homefinders Bulletin - Rental listing service in the San Francisco East Bay Area, including Berkeley and Oakland, provides comprehensive listings of all types of residential rental property - houses, duplexes, triplexes, apartments, condominiums, live/works, and roommate/shared housing.
Interim Housing Solutions: San Francisco - Free short-term housing referral service for San Francisco. Matches people looking for temporary housing with an extensive network of temporary housing providers.
It's your Money - A group of tenants, advocates, and organizations bringing a greater sense of fairness to the business of tenant security deposits. Organizations throughout California have joined the campaign.
Jackson Square Properties - Purchases value-added real estate, focused exclusively in the strong multi-family market. Since 2004, JSP has acquired over 10,000 apartment units and nearly 1,200 mobile home park spaces. It's current portfolio consists of apartment units nationwide with concentrations in California (including San Francisco), Florida, Texas and Utah. Contact via this page.
Laramar SF Urban Apartments - Property manager. Office: 1500 Franklin Street, SF 94109. Phone: (415) 440-0550 during regular business hours. 24-hour emergency line at (877) 275-7975.
Lofts Unlimited - Real estate service specializing in lofts in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Movoto: San Francisco - Find homes for sale and top local real estate agents, MLS listings, school information, market statistics & trends, mortgage rates and open house.
Nonprofit Housing Association of Northern California (NPH) - As the collective voice of those who support, build and finance affordable housing, NPH spurs citizen action and focuses government policy on housing solutions for low-income people who suffer disproportionately from the housing crisis.
PadMapper - Search for apartment rentals in San Francisco.
Paragon Real Estate Group - A locally owned and managed real estate company in the San Francisco Bay Area that conducts business across all market segments -- residential and luxury home sales, investment and commercial property sales and leasing, new home sales and rentals.
San Francisco Association of Realtors - A professional association of over 5,000 members offering business services and legislative representation to real estate practitioners and affiliated service providers in San Francisco and surrounding areas.
San Francisco Housing Authority - The SFHA is the oldest housing authority in California and with approximately 3,200 local housing authorities across the nation, the SFHA is the 17th largest. The primary mission of the SFHA is to provide safe, sanitary, affordable, and decent housing to the very low-income families, senior citizens and persons with disabilities. The SFHA has grown to include 45 developments located in many and different San Francisco neighborhoods, with over 6,575 units of public housing serving the very low-income families, seniors and disabled residents of San Francisco. Since the 1974 inception of the Section 8 program, the number of low-income families whose rents are subsidized for privately owned housing has risen to approximately 7,000 with an additional 3,000 served through other federally funded programs.
San Francisco Housing Development Corporation (SFHDC) - Community leaders from Bayview Hunters Point and the Fillmore neighborhoods created SFHDC to prevent displacement by educating residents about the home buying process and developing new homes for first-time homebuyers.
San Francisco Lofts - San Francisco lofts, San Francisco lofts for lease, San Francisco lofts for sale, photos of San Francisco lofts for sale.
San Francisco Office Lofts - Offers non-traditional office and live-work spaces for rent in downtown San Francisco. The spaces typically feature high ceilings, oiled wood floors, track lights, skylights and shower access.
Tenants Together - Dedicated to defending and advancing the rights of California tenants to safe, decent and affordable housing. Works to improve the lives of California's tenants through education, organizing and advocacy.
Tenderloin Housing Clinic - Operates the City's largest permanent housing program for single homeless adults and is a leading provider of legal services to low-income tenants.
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