Video: Candidates’ Forum on Housing

On September 14, 2017 the Coastal Housing Coalition hosted the Candidates’ Forum on Housing at the New Vic Theater. Candidates for Santa Barbara and City Council came together to discuss their positions on local housing issues.

Housing conference calls for new supply, development

Housing conference calls for new supply, development By Joshua Molina   /   Friday, May 19th, 2017  / Pacific Business Coast Times   Some of the region’s most prominent housing experts converged in downtown Santa Barbara on May… Read More

Local Group Gives SB County Economic Wellness Grade of D+

— By Sam Goldman (Noozhawk staff writer)  Santa Barbara County isn’t sitting so pretty right now, according to a recently released report by the organization Reason in Government. The report by the Santa Barbara-based nonprofit says that inadequate government… 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