Unfortunately, the "Condo Lottery Bypass" did not make it through committee voting, thanks to San Francisco Supervisors David Chiu and Jane Kim who voted against it. Â The supervisors will reconvene in late February to reconsider this important legislation.
In the mean time, if you wish to support CLBL, you can go toÂ Â Plan C
Â for more information as well as sign petitions to make your voice heard. Â I would also encourage you to contact Supervisors Chiu and Kim.Â
Andy Sirkin is an attorney specializing in fractional ownership, tenancy in common and more. Â His website has an excellent page for FAQ's and this page
explaining the odds of your building being selected. Â After reading this I think you will completely understand why San Francisco needs the lottery bypass. Â As Andy points out, the chances of winning have been dropping significantly every year for nearly a decade now and the back log will only get worse. Â