California Creates 20 Percent of U.S. Jobs in March
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April 20, 2017 • Posted in Home Sales Volume & Inventory Conditions
After a particularly rainy January and February, Bay Area home sales jumped in March as the region dried out a bit, although low inventory and the consequent affordability conditions are likely to stifle activity as the year progresses.
Sales volume in the Bay Area saw a bigger-than-usual spike from February to March, promising a strong spring season. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines the latest trends across the region and in individual counties.
April 18, 2017 • Posted in Pacific Union Quarterly Reports
The median home sales price increased in all of Pacific Union's regions on an annual basis in the first quarter of 2017. Get the latest market statistics, plus commentary from Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp, in our first-quarter real estate report.
April 17, 2017 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
Foreclosure activity has dropped below prerecession levels in about half of U.S. real estate markets, including those in the Bay Area. Also, one Los Gatos family just got a teal paint job on their home courtesy of the San Jose Sharks. Check out these and other local stories of note in Pacific Union's latest weekly Real Estate Roundup.
April 14, 2017 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
Tight inventory conditions helped push both investment and vacation home prices up in 2016, though they also contributed to sales declines for the latter.
April 13, 2017 • Posted in Homeowner Tips
There's no way around it: If you are a new parent or are new to having children in your home, you will need to make a few adjustments. Some of these modifications are free, easy, and intuitive, while other will require a little more effort and perhaps a small investment.
April 12, 2017 • Posted in Pacific Union News
What happens when a Bay Area NBA All-Star goes undercover as a real estate professional?
April 11, 2017 • Posted in Home Price Conditions
Home prices in San Francisco, San Mateo, and Santa Clara counties are now more than 20 percent higher than their former peaks, but prices in other counties haven't fully rebounded yet.
April 10, 2017 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
A new report reveals a potential exodus of tech workers from the Bay Area, as rents continue to rise in San Francisco and San Jose. Get these and other stories of note in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Although the U.S. economy added fewer-than-expected jobs in March, today's employment report is overall positive. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp takes a look at the latest numbers.
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