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AB 1188 Rental Registry Committee Hearing

On Thursday, April 15th, AB 1188 the Rental Registry has been scheduled for its first committee hearing in Assembly Housing and Community Development. If you are interested in participating, here is a step-by-step guide: Head to the events page to find the Assembly Housing and Community Development… Read More

The Model Minority Myth: How Anti-Asian Racism Persists in Tech – Recording

About the Discussion On Thursday, April 8th, from 12-1 pm, we had a conversation about the origin of the Model Minority Myth, how anti-Asian racism manifests in the tech industry, and what we can do about it. The conversation was moderated by Catherine Bracy, CEO & Co-Founder of TechEquity Collaborative. Read More

The End of Single-Family Zoning?

For the last century, local housing regulations have cemented racist and exclusionary zoning across the country. Single-family zoning worsens affordability by constricting housing supply, contributes to skyrocketing rents and home prices, and cements de facto segregation by preventing lower-income households from joining (and benefiting from) high-opportunity neighborhoods. Single-family homes and… Read More

Intro to TechEquity Webinar – March Recording

On March 19th, we hosted an introduction to TechEquity: what our mission is, how we work, and what you can do to help address the Bay’s affordability crisis. We gave a 101 on how we got into the affordability crisis we’re in and what’s happening in the housing + workforce… Read More

The Future of California Policy: A Roundtable with Elected Officials – Recording

It’s 2021; new year, new legislative session for California. As we’re (hopefully) nearing the end of the pandemic, our elected officials are reckoning with not only the fallout from the last year, but also the decades-long buildup to the affordability crisis we’re experiencing today. What can our legislators do to… Read More

Demand Abundant Housing for Californians

The pandemic has brought about unprecedented circumstances, and we’ve seen policymakers enact protections that offer little relief concerning stable housing. However, housing insecurity persists as renters, and low-income homeowners are increasingly at risk of losing their homes. The state must take on the challenge to address intra-regional development, home foreclosures… Read More

Black Homeownership and the Racial Housing Divide

Homeownership is considered the epitome of the American Dream; it not only implies housing stability, but is also a key factor in building generational wealth. However, this dream is largely inaccessible to Black Americans; our long-standing history of systematic racism, redlining, segregation, and exclusionary housing policies have stood in the… Read More

Intro to TechEquity Webinar – May

Join us in an introduction to TechEquity: what our mission is, how we work, and what you can do to help address the Bay’s affordability crisis. We’ll give a 101 on how we got into the affordability crisis we’re in and what’s happening in the housing + workforce worlds to… Read More

Intro to TechEquity Webinar – April

Join us in an introduction to TechEquity: what our mission is, how we work, and what you can do to help address the Bay’s affordability crisis. We’ll give a 101 on how we got into the affordability crisis we’re in and what’s happening in the housing + workforce worlds to… Read More