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About Selma Hepp

Selma Hepp is Pacific Union's Vice President of Business Intelligence. Her previous positions include Chief Economist at Trulia, senior economist for the California Association of Realtors and economist, and manager of public policy and homeownership at the National Association of Realtors. She holds a Master of Arts in Economics from the State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo and a Ph.D. in Urban and Regional Planning and Design from the University of Maryland.

California’s August Job Gains Are Another Win

August was another solid month for job additions in California, with employers creating 44,800 positions and the unemployment rate remaining at a record low. Get Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp's take on the latest numbers.

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California’s Job Market Picks Up Speed in July

California employers added almost 50,000 jobs in July, while the unemployment rate remained at an all-time low. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines the latest job numbers for the state, the Bay Area, and Los Angeles County.

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