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New reports show massive housing fail in SF: Housing dashboard and quarterly report show massive loss of affordable housing — and too much housing for the rich, not enough for everyone else, in the pipeline for the future  48 Hills Marching on Maximus 48 Hills Protesters Storm Developer’s Office Mission Local KPFA radio coverage of Plaza 16 June 24th action with Labor (story begins at 43:40) Pacifica Radio News Labor Joins Protest Against 16th and Mission Developer  SF Weekly Mission Luxury Housing Protest  San Francisco Examiner How dollars and politics are fueling S.F. construction unions’ surprising anti-development stance  San Francisco Business Times Why market-rate housing makes the crisis worse  48 Hills Don’t Believe the Hype: Affordable Housing does NOT depend on Market Rate Development  San Francisco Examiner SF Residents Plan to Fight Proposed Luxury Housing in Mission District: Jobs are the latest casualty in the wave of luxury housing developments in San Francisco  NBC Bay Area The Mission at its best, the Mayor at his worst  [] The Mission moratorium goes down, narrowly — but the fight has only begun  48 Hills The Mission Moratorium and the Other Bubble  SF Weekly Market-rate housing puts city on collision course with Vision Zero goals San Francisco  San Francisco Examiner Limited land supply drives Mission housing moratorium  San Francisco Examiner Church Uses Clout and Prayer to Press San Francisco on Housing  SF Gate SF Democratic Party votes against the Mission  48 Hills New Luxury Rentals Add to Rent Squeeze  Wall Street Journal Gentrification Spreads an Upheaval in San Francisco’s Mission District  New York Times Don’t listen to the Mission housing moratorium smear tactics  San Francisco Examiner Monster in the Mission  Huffington Post Check out the great banner art at Friday’s City Hall protest  Mission Mission San Francisco considers Mission District building moratorium to counteract rent spike  Associated Press Mission District anti-eviction protesters take over SF City Hall  (video) KTVU San Francisco protesters want moratorium on evictions:  Protesters citing housing crisis in Mission District descend on San Francisco City Hall   Associated Press Anti-Eviction Protesters Take Over San Francisco City Hall, Demand to Speak with Mayor Ed Lee  NBC Bay Area The Mission Takes City Hall (video) [] Supporters of Mission Housing Moratorium Storm City Hall  San Francisco Examiner Housing activists take to City Hall  Mission Local Temporary halt on building new market-rate in Mission housing has support, poll says SF Examiner Affordable housing built in the Mission: Less than 7 percent  48 Hills Why the neighborhood is right to fear the ‘Monster’ in the Mission San Francisco Examiner Comunidad de Mission se opone a construcción Telemundo 48 SF residents protest ‘Monster in the Mission’ luxury apartments ABC 7 TV In the Mission, a developer forum becomes a vocal protest: More than 300 people pack community meeting to oppose 16th and Mission project 48 Hills Protesters Drown Out Developers’ Benefits Presentation Mission Local Planned Housing, Retail Development Sparks Outrage in San Francisco’s Mission District NBC Bay Area ‘Monster in the Mission’ Recap Curbed SF Protesters Oppose Housing Project at SF’s 16th and Mission KGO Radio

Idea luxury condos in the Mission helps low-income people defies logic 48 Hills Evictions could signal the approach of more “monsters” in the Mission Bold Italic

Developer of 16th Street BART condo project makes bizarre mistake San Francisco Business Times

Mission Residents Battle Gentrification from New Condo Development Developer is trying to downplay impact of Plaza 16 project  El Tecolote Constructor de la Plaza en calle 16 está tratando de minimizar el impacto del proyecto El Tecolote The fight for the 16th St. BART plaza continues El Tecolote La lucha por la Plaza de la estación calle 16 del BART continúa El Tecolote The 8 Washington of Mission Street 48 Hills Activists Protest “Monster in the Mission” Beyond Chron With Sun Blazing, Anti-Eviction Protestors March On Mission Local Plaza 16: Examing SF’s Housing Crisis El Tecolote Plaza 16: Examinando la crisis de la vivienda El Tecolote Ranks of opposition to 16th and Mission development grown as Plaza 16 pushes forward San Francisco Bay Guardian At Plaza 16 Meeting, Non Profit Opposition Builds  Mission Local Developer faces massive battle over 16 Street BART housing project San Francisco Business Times Guest Opinion: The Mission is so gay — let’s keep in that way! Bay Area Reporter 16th and Mission Developer gets schooled in community relations 48 Hills 16th Street Project faces tough crowd at Ed Board Mission Local What happens when a huge development overshadows a public school Housing at transit hubs should be 100 percent affordable Plaza 16 Festival celebrates community, rallies against proposed development at 16 & Mission El Tecolote Comunidad expresa rechazo a proyecto construcción El Tecolote Residents Oppose High-End Housing in San Francisco’s Mission (video) NBC Bay Area Developers Propose Massive Complex at 16th Street in the Mission (video) KTVU Project at 16th Street BART Plaza Has Enemies  Mission Local Market-rate vs. affordable housing at 16th and Mission SFGate San Francisco Residents Raise Concerns Over Mission Development Planned For 16th BART Station KCBS El monstruo asoma la cabeza en la Misión El Mensajero 16th Street BART Plaza  (video) people power media The battle of 16th and Mission: Inside the campaign to “clean up” the plaza and build luxury housing 48 hills Controversial housing proposal at 16th and Mission follows calls to “Clean up the Plaza” San Francisco Bay Guardian Coalition Protests 16th Street Development El Tecolote Coalición denuncia proyecto en la Calle 16 El Tecolote Astroturfing a Sea Change at 16th and Mission Uptown Almanac