California Home Sales, Prices Projected to Grow Moderately in 2016
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October 6, 2015 • Posted in Market Conditions
Even though price gains have outpaced wage growth across the majority of the U.S., homes began the year more affordable than they had been in two years. That's not particularly true in the Golden State, where half of the country's least-affordable real estate markets are located.
October 5, 2015 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
Recent news of interest to homebuyers, home sellers, and the home-curious includes a report that older Americans have formed the most households in 2015. And if you think your commute is a beast, check out how far some Bay Area residents travel to get between home and the office.
October 2, 2015 • Posted in Homebuyer Advice
October is here. If you're a buyer in the Bay Area or the Lake Tahoe/Truckee region, you need to act fast to make your dream a reality in 2015. Need an incentive? It's likely that the superlow interest rates of recent years will soon be a memory.
October 1, 2015 • Posted in Lake Tahoe/Truckee
Homebuyers in the Lake Tahoe/Truckee region are even more active than usual this fall thanks to the brewing El Niño and the hopes that it brings plenty of fresh powder to the Sierra Nevada range. And while the private Martis Valley community of Schaffer's Mill is indeed a fine place to enjoy many memorable ski seasons, residents have no shortage of things to do regardless of the time of year.
September 30, 2015 • Posted in Market Conditions
California cities account for more than half of the nation's hottest real estate markets as autumn gets underway, with San Francisco at the top of the list for the fourth consecutive month.
September 29, 2015 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
Homeownership levels across the country have been steadily dropping for the past eight years, evidence that the U.S. housing-market recovery is still a work in progress. And both nationwide and here in the Bay Area, fewer homeowners face a cost burden than do renters, thanks in part to low mortgage rates.
September 28, 2015 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
Recent news of interest to homebuyers, home sellers, and the home-curious includes an index that calls the decision whether to purchase or rent property in the San Francisco metro area a draw. Additionally, another analysis says that a Tudor home is worth three times as much as a more common Ranch-style home.
September 25, 2015 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
Three out of four millennial renters plan to buy a home, although most of them plan to wait a few years before making a move. Perhaps not surprisingly, expensive regions of the country such as the Bay Area have lower rates of expected Generation Y homeowners.
September 24, 2015 • Posted in Pacific Union News
The San Francisco Business Times recently ranked Pacific Union as the third largest residential real estate brokerage in the Bay Area, the latest industry accolade our company has received thus far in 2015.
September 23, 2015 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
Fifteen percent of the most livable 100 small and midsized U.S. cities are located right here in the Bay Area, with Palo Alto, Walnut Creek, and San Mateo ranked among the top 20.
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