Steve King

Steve King is the executive director of the Oakland Community Land Trust in California. He was formerly the housing and economic development coordinator for the Urban Strategies Council in Oakland.
A grey-colored apartment building in Oakland California.

Thoughts on the Unnatural Occurrence of Cheap Housing

There are two major issues with NOAH, better known as Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing. One is semantic, and one is practical.

Déjà Vu All Over Again?

Amidst the recent plans of the Federal Housing Finance Agency and Bank of America to offload substantial portfolios of foreclosed properties to well-capitalized investors,...