Although California’s April jobs report was somewhat of a disappointment, the number of unemployed residents has declined to the lowest rate since the dot-com era. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines the latest state, Bay Area, and Southern California job numbers.
Economic & Employment News
The U.S. unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in nearly a decade in April. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines the latest job numbers and trends.
For the second straight year, Bay Area-based tech heavyweights dominate the list of the nation's highest-paying companies -- good news for anyone who's landed a job at one of them considering the region's extremely high housing costs.
Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her take on the potential impacts of the Trump administration's proposed tax changes and how they might affect homeowners and homebuyers.
Despite having reached full employment, California continues to add jobs at a steady rate. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines March job numbers in California and the Bay Area.
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.
California and Bay Area job markets enjoyed continued prosperity in February, though an out-migration of workers from Silicon Valley to other tech hubs is a potential concern. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her take on the latest employment numbers.
Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp breaks down the Federal Reserve's decision to raise interest rates for the second time and what it could mean for the Bay Area's housing market.
February 28, 2017 • Posted in Economic & Employment News
Home sellers with an office space or a bonus room will likely find it an increasingly attractive amenity to buyers, as the number of Americans who telecommute is on the rise. Which comes as fortunate news, considering that traffic and commute times aren't getting any better.
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