News and Media


SF Gate

August 16, 2019

Affordable Rental Project Lands State Award

San Mateo Daily Journal

August 12, 2019

County aims to ease ADU planning and construction

Affordable Housing Finance

June 26, 2019

Sunnyvale, Calif., Development Goes All Electric

U.S. Green Building Council

June 20, 2019

U.S. Green Building Council Announces Annual LEED Homes Awards

Affordable Housing Finance

May 31, 2019

AHF Names 2019 Readers’ Choice Award Finalists

NBC Bay Area

May 19, 2019

First of 24 ‘Oaktown Roots’ Affordable Homes Soon to be Occupied


May 15, 2019

Building a Better Bay Area: City of Oakland begins new affordable housing project

San Mateo Daily Journal

May 8, 2019

New housing breaks ground in downtown Redwood City

Sonoma Index-Tribune

May 6, 2019

Tandem workshops put focus on housing in Sonoma

Register Pajaronian

April 5, 2019

City shows off Pippin Orchards

The Press Democrat

March 12, 2019

Food court, housing in Roseland Village renewal project approved by Sonoma County Board of Supervisors

San Mateo Daily Journal

March 9, 2019

Affordable housing plans taking shape in downtown San Mateo

Voices of Monterey Bay

February 28, 2019

Home School

Napa Valley Register

February 23, 2019

Napa County officials receptive to ambitious plan to promote Bay Area housing

The Registry SF

February 18, 2019

Overwhelmed by Need, 164-Unit Apartment Complex in San Mateo to Serve Missing Middle Market

San Francisco Chronicle

February 5, 2019

Mayor’s call for housing seeks to speed glacial pace

Hive For Housing

January 22, 2019

Three Strategies to Embrace Innovation


January 18, 2019

What Happens When Teachers Can’t Afford To Live In Their Own Cities


January 15, 2019

Teachers seeking solutions to San Francisco’s affordable housing crisis


Harvard Business School

December 1, 2018

Ask the Expert: Gimme Shelter

Monterey County Herald

October 30, 2018

Monterey’s Van Buren Senior Housing Project set for grand opening

San Jose Mercury News

October 6, 2018

Editorial:Why voters should OK $4 billion Prop. 1 housing measure


October 16, 2018

Santa Cruz County To Vote On Affordable Housing Bond

Santa Cruz Sentinel

October 12, 2018

Rentals, health care eyed in $46M project

Monterey County Weekly

September 27, 2018

Housing is the best medicine for seniors, but Monterey County is struggling to build enough.

Silicon Valley Business Journal

September 20, 2018

Structures: Affordable housing developers join forces in East Palo Alto

The Mercury News

September 13, 2018

Mountain View: Plan to build 10,000 housing units near Google campus gets boost

Palo Alto Daily Post

September 9, 2018

Low-income apartments proposed on Willow Road

Climate Online

August 7, 2018

Redwood City affordable housing complex undergoing major rehab

Daily Republic

July 15, 2018

More affordable housing available as Fairfield, MidPen Housing partner

Affordable Housing Finance

July 1, 2018

MidPen Housing Creates More Efficient Development for Seniors


June 29, 2018

Community leaders hold ceremony for housing building in Salinas’ Chinatown

San Mateo Daily Journal

June 28, 2018

New proposal for Firehouse Square

Stanford Social Innovation Review

May 30, 2018

A New Approach to Solving the US Housing Crisis

NBC Bay Area

May 16, 2018

Affordable Housing Units for Seniors to Open in Pleasanton

San Mateo Daily Journal

April 18, 2018

Developer selected for prime downtown lots

San Francisco Examiner

April 10, 2018

MidPen chosen as developer of City’s first teacher housing project

Silicon Valley Business Journal

March 6, 2018

Facebook partners with San Francisco Foundation to fund affordable housing on the Peninsula

Affordable Housing Finance

February 22, 2018

Blessed Homes


February 12, 2018

18-unit affordable senior housing project in Monterey already has 1,000 people interested

San Mateo Daily Journal

January 27, 2018

Health Plan coordinates medical care, housing

San Francisco Business Times

January 24, 2018

Developer wins bid to revitalize 15-acre site in Daly City near Cow Palace


Pleasanton Weekly

December 13, 2017

Second phase of Kottinger Gardens senior housing project begins

Pleasanton Weekly

December 5, 2017

The 14-year journey reaches milestone at Pleasanton Gardens

Half Moon Bay Review

November 22, 2017

Housing on the table: Thousands come together to tackle crisis

Urban Land Magazine

November 14, 2017

13 Projects Selected as Winners of ULI’s Global Awards for Excellence

San Mateo Daily Journal

October 31, 2017

County considering $24M for new housing

KTVU Fox 2

October 18, 2017

Oakland: City, county to turn vacant properties into affordable housing

The Santa Cruz Sentinel

August 31, 2017

Amid crisis, local leaders celebrate Watsonville affordable housing success

Pleasanton Weekly

August 10, 2017

Seniors Series: Kottinger Gardens, rooted in Pleasanton

The Almanac

July 20, 2017

Menlo Park council authorizes up to $6.7 million for affordable housing project

San Francisco Chronicle

July 14, 2017

California housing crisis spurring lawmakers into action

The Mercury News

June 22, 2017

Nonprofit developer plans up to 78 affordable units in Menlo Park

East Bay Times

May 26, 2017

Deal clears obstacle to Brooklyn Basin affordable housing

Monterey County Weekly

May 11, 2017

An aging population means more pressure on senior housing – and more homeless seniors.

The Salinas Californian

May 5, 2017

Salinas spent $2.4M on homeless

Affordable Housing Finance

April 17, 2017

MidPen Housing Prepares for ‘Substantial’ Growth

San Mateo Daily Journal

April 12, 2017

County may add money for housing: Advocates push for more, annual sales tax expenditures could rise from $15M to $25M

The Press Democrat

March 27, 2017

Plans to transform Dollar Tree site in Roseland into mixed-use development moving forward

Monterey County Herald

March 21, 2017

Monterey clearing away the old for new: senior housing and Ed Center at aquarium

The Livermore Independent

March 16, 2017

Livermore Okays Sunflower Hill Housing For Developmentally Disabled Adults

San Mateo Daily Journal

March 15, 2017

Redwood City green lights affordable housing concept: Officials to explore Broadway Plaza impact of on neighborhoods, traffic

The Mercury News

March 10, 2017

Sunnyvale continues work on making two affordable housing projects a reality


Silicon Valley Business Journal

October 5, 2016

“I wouldn’t be standing at all” — Residents of Sunnvyale development talk about the impact of affordable housing

Silicon Valley Business Journal

September 23, 2016

Affordable Residential Project Award winner: St. Stephen’s Senior Housing | Structures 2016

The Salinas Californian

September 1, 2016

Salinas starts Chinatown revitalization

San Francisco Business Times

August 25, 2016

Peninsula’s affordable developers wring hands, as area becomes one of California’s most expensive markets

San Mateo Daily Journal

August 23, 2016

Affordable housing project takes shape: S.S.F. officials to address proposed downtown workforce development


July 26, 2016

Facebook commits to build housing in Menlo Park

Mountain View Voice

July 12, 2016

Google, LinkedIn announce massive land swap

San Jose Mercury News

June 29, 2016

San Mateo County strengthens affordable housing program

East Bay Times

June 9, 2016

Fremont: Council approves 80-unit apartment project

ABC 7 News

May 19, 2016

San Jose Officials Considering Measure to Build Affordable Housing

The Mercury News

May 15, 2016

Menlo Park: Nonprofits double down on affordable housing

Santa Cruz Sentinel

April 28, 2016

Ground broken for St. Stephens Senior Housing in Santa Cruz

San Jose Mercury News

April 14, 2016

Menlo Park: Nonprofits double down on affordable housing

San Mateo Daily Journal

April 12, 2016

Senior housing to be built downtown: MidPen Housing to build 108 units in Redwood City

Affordable Housing Finance

April 7, 2016

California Nonprofits Join Forces


April 1, 2016

Chinatown revitalization projects underway

The Salinas Californian

March 25, 2016

Artist community planned for Chinatown

San Francisco Business Times

March 25, 2016

Peninsula project offers affordable housing for seniors ahead of ‘silver tsunami’ of boomers

Capital & Main

February 24, 2016

How Gentrification Is Forcing Californians Out Of Their Communities

KTVU Fox 2

February 18, 2016

Oakland Mayor Schaaf calls on $45M from state for affordable waterfront housing.


February 9, 2016

In San Leandro, 115 Affordable Units and 18,000 Lined Up to Get In


San Mateo Daily Journal

November 7, 2015

A place to age: Half Moon Bay Senior Campus complete, offers 264 affordable units

Silicon Valley Business Journal

September 25, 2015

Affordable Residential Project Winner: Donner Lofts

Sonoma Index-Tribune

August 17, 2015

Ground broken for Fetters Apartments

The Registry Bay Area Real Estate

July 9, 2015

MidPen to Add 90-Unit Affordable Senior Housing Project to Menlo Park

The Press Democrat

June 25, 2015

Residents offer feedback on rival Roseland Village designs

Union City Patch

May 13, 2015

Affordable Housing Being Built in Fremont

Business Insider

May 7, 2015

Silicon Valley giants don’t just build offices now. They’re also responsible for housing.

Santa Cruz Sentinel

May 6, 2015

After school program impacts hundreds of Watsonville farmworkers

Affordable Housing Finance

April 15, 2015

Top 50 Affordable Housing Owners of 2014

Affordable Housing Finance

April 15, 2015

Top 50 Affordable Housing Developers of 2014

The Register-Pajaronian

April 8, 2015

Groups announce plans to tackle homelessness


March 15, 2015

Renters Struggle to Keep Up in Menlo Park’s Belle Haven Neighborhood

San Mateo Daily Journal

March 11, 2015

Foster Square plan coming to fruition: Foster City’s long-awaited senior housing community groundbreaking Thursday

The Monterey Herald

February 5, 2015

Monterey agrees to senior housing plan on Van Buren

KGO 810

January 8, 2015

San Jose Building Affordable Housing Complex


San Jose Mercury News

December 18, 2014

Sunnyvale to increase developer fee, gives boost to affordable housing

San Mateo Daily Journal

November 20, 2014

Foster Square proceeds with new developers: City’s long-vacant site to be home of seniors, retail space

Palo Alto Online

October 14, 2014

East Palo Alto housing complex gets facelift

San Francisco Business Times

August 29, 2014

Peninsula housing projects aim to cut senior housing costs

Santa Cruz Sentinel

August 27, 2014

Aptos Blue celebrates housing for 40 families

San Mateo Daily Journal

June 20, 2014

Senior housing gets funding: MidPen awarded credits to build on 15-acre site in Foster City

Half Moon Bay Review

June 5, 2014

New senior homes open for residents: Half Moon Village rebuilt as apartments

Pleasanton Weekly

June 2, 2014

Council OKs $62.8 million senior housing redevelopment

San Jose Mercury News

May 22, 2014

Fremont council approves rezone for low-income housing project

Sonoma Index-Tribune

May 12, 2014

County panel OKs Springs mixed-use project

San Francisco Examiner

May 7, 2014

Nonprofit partners with Daly City on below-market-rate housing project

Monterey County Weekly

April 10, 2014

Chinatown Affordable Housing Project Inches Closer


February 26, 2014

Did the End of California’s Redevelopment Agencies Hurt Affordable Housing?

Silicon Valley Business Journal

February 3, 2014

How economic growth is fueling Silicon Valley’s housing crunch

Silicon Valley Business Journal

January 31, 2014

Affordable housing crunch: Silicon Valley cities weigh new developer fees

Silicon Valley Business Journal

January 31, 2014

The Shadow of Success: Facing the facts on Silicon Valley’s affordable housing crisis


Mountain View Voice

December 13, 2013

Affordable housing more scarce than ever

The Livermore Independent

November 15, 2013

Low cost housing for seniors approved

Urban Land Institute

November 8, 2013

ULI announces winners for the 2013 Global Awards for Excellence

Pleasanton Weekly

November 4, 2013

Good news for Pleasanton’s low-income seniors

The Monterey Herald

October 21, 2013

East Garrison development starting to fill up

Santa Cruz Sentinel

October 18, 2013

Pajaro Valley families find a home at Schapiro Knolls

The Register-Pajaronian

October 18, 2013

Affordable housing complex celebrates grand opening

The Register-Pajaronian

October 18, 2013

Schapiro Knolls takes shape as a community

San Carlos Patch

September 27, 2013

El Camino Real advocates awarded for improving peninsula’s main street

SF Examiner

July 8, 2013

Foster City inches closer to development of publicly owned site

San Francisco Business Times

May 14, 2013

Formerly homeless mother of four settles into South City complex

San Francisco Business Times

March 22, 2013

Real Estate Deals of the Year: Best Affordable Residential / Outside of San Francisco

Sustainable San Mateo County

March 21, 2013

636 El Camino wins Green Building Award

Half Moon Bay Review

January 31, 2013

Officials break ground for senior homes

The Mercury News

January 10, 2013

Sunnyvale: Redevelopment of former Onizuka airbase moves ahead


Santa Cruz Sentinel

November 13, 2012

Crews break ground on Aptos housing project; development slated to open in 2013

SF Gate

November 6, 2012

Union City Station District worth the wait

Union City Patch

November 1, 2012

Union City Unveils New Station Center

The Mercury News

November 1, 2012

Union City celebrates progress on BART transit hub development

Affordable Housing Finance

November 1, 2012

AHF Announces 8th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards

Affordable Housing Finance

August 2012

California LIHTC Update

San Francisco Business Times

August 24, 2012

Affordable developers draft blueprint for future

The Register-Pajaronian

August 18, 2012

Low-Income Sunny Meadows Renovation Moves Forward

Santa Cruz Sentinel

August 17, 2012

Sunny Meadows makeover a hit: Decades-old low-income complex rehabbed inside and out

Affordable Housing Finance

August 2012

AHF Readers’ Choice Finalists are Selected

Santa Cruz Sentinel

June 7, 2012

Apartment complex named to honor former county housing chief

South San Francisco Patch

May 14, 2012

Affordable housing tour showcases developments

San Mateo Daily Journal

April 23, 2012

Fee proposed to support affordable housing

Half Moon Bay Review

April 19, 2012

Councils gather for inspiration at Moonridge

San Francisco Business Times

March 23, 2012

Real Estate Deals of the Year Finalist: Best Residential, Affordable – Station Center, Phase 1

San Benito County Today

March 8, 2012

A community to call their home

San Mateo Daily Journal

February 11, 2012

Interest should be high in new housing


The Lagonian

November 30, 2011

Developer chosen to build senior housing, retail on 15-acre lot next to City Hall

Sunnyvale Sun

September 23, 2011

Sunnyvale City Council approves 2 new development projects in city

San Francisco Business Times

August 26, 2011

Cities trying new approaches to affordable housing

Affordable Housing Finance

August 2011

AHF Reader’s Choice Finalists are Selected

ULI Magazine

May 4, 2011

Seniors’ Housing Development Outlook

Affordable Housing Finance

May 2011

Top 50 Affordable Housing Developers in the Nation

San Francisco Business times

April 20, 2011

MidPen Housing this Grand Boulevard in South San Francisco

Sustainable San Mateo County

March 28, 2011

Peninsula Station wins Green Building Award


San Francisco Business Times

August 30, 2010

Google Invests in MidPen Housing

Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits

June 2010

Google’s Investment in Affordable Housing Gets Results