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.
Tag Archive: San Francisco
April 24, 2017 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
Home sales continue to surge across the country this spring, with smaller properties appreciating significantly faster than their larger counterparts. Check out the latest housing-market headlines of note in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
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 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.
April 7, 2017 • Posted in Real Estate Trends
Bay Area residents are no stranger to exorbitant housing prices and a generally high cost of living, so prospective homebuyers will be relieved to learn that the region's property-tax rates aren't nearly as large as they are in many other parts of the country.
April 4, 2017 • Posted in Market Conditions
In the midst of the busiest spring real estate season on record, Bay Area and California markets are still the most sought-after in America.
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