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Home Prices Are Rising in Scenic, Seaside Bodega Bay

Not far from Sonoma County’s two largest cities but a world apart from the bustle of the Bay Area, the laid-back coastal community of Bodega Bay is steeped in the natural beauty that has long drawn people to Northern California — one reason that home prices have seen sizable gains over the past two years.

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Bay Area Unemployment Claims Keep Dropping in April

Jobless claims dropped from the previous month in all nine Bay Area counties in April, while the Golden State’s unemployment rate reached its lowest level in seven years. And job growth is projected to remain strong throughout the remainder of the year, particularly in the San Francisco and San Jose metro areas.

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Happy Memorial Day From Pacific Union

Pacific Union wishes you a happy Memorial Day. We salute all those who gave their lives for our country, as well as all of those who serve and have served in the U.S. military.

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Real Estate Roundup: Silicon Valley Is the Nation’s Fastest-Growing Job Market

Recent news of interest to homebuyers, home sellers, and the home-curious includes news that big job gains in the San Jose metro region over the past year have pushed the median home price to $900,000. Also, homeowners taking advantage of low mortgage rates in order to refinance likely caused sizable increases in Bay Area loan-origination activity in the first quarter.

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