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California Home Sellers Want 2017 Prices, but Buyers Are...

Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines rebalancing market conditions between homebuyers and sellers in the...
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January Marked the 100th Straight Month of U.S. Job...

Though the U.S. unemployment rate inched up in January, the number of new jobs still...
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The Economic Impacts of the Government Shutdown and the...

Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp weighs in on the implications of the government shutdown and...
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Los Angeles Homebuyers Should See a More Favorable Market...

After many months of declines, Los Angeles saw housing inventory improve in the fourth quarter....
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California Posted Solid December Employment Growth, Prompting Optimism for...

Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her take on the latest California, Bay Area, and...
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The New Year Should Bring New Opportunities for Bay...

Bay Area home sales were up by 1 percent year over year in 2018, while...
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A Look at California’s November Jobs, The Fed’s Interest-Rate...

Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers an analysis of California's November job numbers, as well...
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Bay Area Housing Inventory Again Posted a Solid Increase...

Good news for Bay Area home shoppers: Inventory was up by nearly 30 percent on...
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Wine Country Housing Markets: One Year After the Wildfires

Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines how last October's wildfires have affected housing market activity...