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  • Save the Date!

    2017 Santa Barbara Housing Conference   Friday, May 19, 2017 The Coastal Housing Coalition is proud to announce its upcoming Santa Barbara Housing Conference on Friday, May 19, 2017 at the Carrillo Recreation Center, 100 E. Carrillo St…. Read More

  • Housing solution key to strong Central Coast economy

    By Alex Kacik   /   Friday, October 28th, 2016 / Pacific Coast Business Times  The only sustainable way to foster long-term economic growth is by building more housing, said Chris Thornberg, founding partner of Beacon Economics. “If… Read More

  • Finding Solutions

    To the South Coast’s housing crisis and the impact of lack of workforce housing.

  • Housing Needs & Opportunities Revealed

    Download presentations from the Santa Barbara Housing Conference.

Coastal Housing Coalition

The Coastal Housing Coalition is dedicated to finding solutions to the South Coast’s housing crisis and reversing the adverse impacts the lack of workforce housing is having on our economy, environment, and civic life. We do this through advocacy, research, and special projects. If you need help on purchasing a home or renting on the South Coast, our sister organization Coastal Housing Partnership has many programs to offer.


This home show parody tells the sad (and funny) truth about the lack of affordable housing in Santa Barbara.

Save the Date! May 19, 2017

4th Annual Santa Barbara Housing Conference

For more information about Coastal Housing Coalition sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Shannon Batchev
(805) 570-1250

2017 Housing Conference Sponsor Form