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Josie Huang reports on Asian American communities for KPCC. She previously covered housing and immigration for the station. She grew up in Taiwan and Maryland, and worked in public radio and newspapers in New England before joining KPCC in 2012.
Stories by Josie Huang
The City Council's Planning and Land Use Management Committee voted unanimously to support a fee on developers to help pay for affordable housing.
As L.A. property values continue to rise, a study finds areas like Venice and Culver City have an above-average share of homeowners building the most equity.
The $700 million USC Village project has been three years in the making and included community input. But anti-gentrification activists are still crying foul.
Social networks like the neighborhood site Nextdoor are rolling out new ways for real estate agents and firms to market themselves and their listings.
Some 2,500 University of Southern California students are moving into new housing that officials say will ease market pressure but will it lead to displacement?
Romulo Avelica-Gonzalez has been held at Adelanto detention facility in San Bernardino since he was arrested in February while dropping off his daughters at school.
Southern California's housing affordability crisis is far-reaching, but low-income renters without government housing assistance may be among the hardest hit.
The City Council voted for the forced sale of the remaining properties in Manchester Square, a neighborhood near LAX that will be part of the airport's expansion.
An emergency stay was issued Monday keeping Romulo Avelica-Gonzalez from being deported. He was arrested Feb. 28 by immigration officials while dropping his daughters off at school
USC and UCLA will house athletes and journalists. More than 125,000 hotel rooms will be accessible to tourists. But advocates say residents will be impacted.
Downtown developers must abide by a new policy mandating their projects include up to 30 percent affordable housing as Santa Monica tries to address skyrocketing rents.
Neighbors have complained angrily about trucks hauling dirt through Hollywood Hills where high-end home construction has ramped up since the recession.
Airport officials are moving to acquire the remaining properties in Manchester Square, the neighborhood next to LAX where a new rental car center is envisioned.
Newhall Ranch, the Santa Clarita Valley housing development that aims to build 21,500 units over 15 to 20 years, won key approvals recently.
Older hosts are among Airbnb's most visible supporters. Many say the extra income lets them keep their homes while Airbnb critics say there are other options.