by William Fulton on Oct 29, 2023
Culver City, Floor Area Ratio, Housign Accountability Act, Housing, Mansionization, SB 330
Culver City's anti-mansionization ordinance reduced floor-area ratio for large lots. That ran afoul of SB 330.
by William Fulton on Jun 10, 2023
Alhambra, Builder's Remedy, Claremont, Fairfax, Housing, Marin County, Palo Alto, Santa Barbara, SB 330
Most developers have been trying to get their projects approved for years. Some are adding multifamily affordable units to single-family projects in order to qualify.
by William Fulton on Nov 5, 2022
CEQA, Housing, San Francisco, SB 330, TODCO
San Francisco judge rejects YIMBY's argument that San Francisco should have approved the project in order to comply with the Housing Accountability Act. She said such an action is not possible with environmental review still pending.
by William Fulton on Sep 25, 2022
Coronado, Housing Accountability Act, Imperial Beach, Lemon Grove, RHNA, SANDAG, Santa Clara County, SB 330, Solana Beach, Stanford
Legal Briefs, Sept 2022
by William Fulton on Aug 7, 2022
General Plan, Los Angeles, SB 330, Zoning
If upheld on appeal, L.A. judge's ruling could completely upend the way cities interpret the consistence between general plans and zoning.
by William Fulton on May 23, 2021
Ballot Box Zoning, Housing, Oceanside, Referendums, SB 330
Though not a precedent, the case shoots down voter rejection of housing project in Oceanside.
by Josh Stephens on Feb 3, 2020
Housing, RHNA, SB 330, SB 50, Wiener
SB 50 went down in flames once more. But the bill gave the state cover for other bills that would otherwise would have been considered radical. And RHNA is forcing upzoning all over the state.