Nov 03, 2023
Statement: YIMBY Action and its fifty Chapters support the Build Housing Near Transit Act
The Build More Housing Near Transit Act will incentivize local governments to enact pro-housing policies near transit corridors. This will significantly boost the creation of affordable, walkable neighborhoods while increasing transit ridership and reducing pollution.
By Jessamyn Garner
Oct 13, 2023
Statement: Pro-Housing Coalition Denounces City of Los Angeles' Illegal Delay of Affordable Housing Project. YIMBY Law Considering Legal Action.
The Inner City Law Center, Abundant Housing LA, Urban Environmentalists, YIMBY Action, and YIMBY Law denounce the City of Los Angeles’ decision to delay the application and review process for 360 affordable homes at 8217 N Winnetka Ave in Canoga Park today. The coalition aims to ensure these homes and similar projects are approved and streamlined as outlined in the original form of the Mayor’s Executive Directive 1 (ED1).
Oct 11, 2023
Press Release: YIMBY Action Celebrates Governor Newsom Signing SB 423, SB 4, and AB 1633 into Law
YIMBY Action celebrates Governor Newsom’s announcement that he has signed SB 423 (Wiener), SB 4 (Wiener), and AB 1633 (Ting) into law. These bills will be transformational in getting more housing built in California, including affordable housing.
Sep 18, 2023
Press Release: Pro-Housing Coalition Announces Action at LA Hearing, Urges Mayor's Office to Approve 100% Affordable Housing
Los Angeles illegally delayed 1,500 affordable homes after walking back provisions in the Mayor’s Executive Directive 1 (ED1). The coalition is rallying at the hearing for two of these housing projects on Tuesday, September 19th. Activists hope the city approves these homes and adjusts the directive to its original form to allow similar projects to be approved in the future.
Sep 15, 2023
Statement: YIMBY Action Celebrates Landmark Year for California Housing Legislation
YIMBY Action applauds the Legislature’s commitment to addressing California’s housing affordability crisis. The successes of the 2023 legislative session demonstrate the increasing influence of the YIMBY movement on California housing policy.
Aug 03, 2023
Statement: President Biden’s Investments in Efforts to Increase Housing Supply and Lower Costs
May 26, 2023
Press Release: YIMBY Action & Chapters support three federal pro-housing bills
Mar 20, 2023
Statement RE: President Biden’s 2024 Budget
Feb 23, 2023
Statement RE: Opposing Anti-Immigrant Texas Senate Bill 147
Jan 30, 2023
Statement RE: White House Renter Protections & Blueprint for Renters’ Bill of Rights
May 26, 2022
Statement RE: The Biden Administration’s Housing Supply Plan
Apr 03, 2021
Stop Asian Hate
Mar 09, 2021
Should People Lose Their Jobs?
By Laura Foote
Feb 09, 2021
All Roads Lead to Housing
By Rudy Espinoza Murray
Dec 18, 2020
Infill housing is critical for a healthy region and climate
Oct 23, 2020
Vote for Housing to Vote for Climate in the Bay Area
Aug 04, 2020
Michael Lens on Making Urbanism Antiracist
Bridging the Gap Between Academia and the Planning Department
Jul 07, 2020
Making Urbanism Antiracist with Warren Logan
From “Avoiding Harm” to “Addressing Historical Wrongs”
Jun 25, 2020
Planning to Fail
ABAG is Literally Planning for 8 More Years of a Housing Shortage
Jun 19, 2020
Why Are We Still So Segregated?
Jun 05, 2020
Black Lives Matter
Apr 08, 2020
Bay Area COVID-19 Crisis Housing Information
Last Updated April 8, 2020
Dec 09, 2019
A Growing Intensity for Density
2019 Highlights from YIMBY Action & Yes In My Back Yard
Nov 06, 2019
Why I YIMBY.
Oct 18, 2019
The Growing YIMBY Movement
By Ernest Brown
Oct 17, 2019
Yes to People, Yes to Housing
May 21, 2019
Support the CASA Compact
Oct 29, 2017
After fires, Marin must allow housing
Sep 17, 2017
Legislature Gives Teeth to State Law: SB 167 & AB 678 Ensure Housing Accountability
Sep 14, 2017
Housing Package Passes! California Legislators Get Serious on Affordability
May 31, 2017
Residential Expansion Threshold
May 17, 2017
How do housing prices increase, exactly?
Apr 14, 2017
SB 167 & AB 678
Bills to Strengthen the Housing Accountability Act
Apr 13, 2017
SB 167 — Housing Accountability Act