housing shortage

People are sleeping in "coffin" apartments, illegal shacks and McDonald’s restaurants.
After defeating a proposal to clamp down on short-term rentals in San Francisco, the company wants to play nice.
The accessibility of housing in San Francisco has been an issue gaining steam over the past several years. A closer look at residential permits classified as "new construction" projects reveals a glaring disparity between Seattle and San Francisco since 2006.
The shortage of available homes for sale has become a major trend in advance of the busy spring home shopping season.
It may seem bold to be presenting a housing shortage in the middle of what many consider a housing crash; however, the numbers, market conditions and major market inventories are starting to make this startling prediction real.