Americans in their early 20s are already starting to buy homes despite challenging market conditions, while Facebook has reportedly leased almost 1 million square feet of office space in Sunnyvale. Get a handle on notable housing market developments in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
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The Golden State's unemployment rate once again dropped to an all-time low in February. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her expert perspective on the just-released numbers.
Prefabricated homes are popping up in the Wine Country, as those affected by the October wildfires seek a quicker way to rebuild. Also, homebuyers in Silicon Valley are making down payments almost 15 times larger than the U.S. average. Get the lowdown in Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup.
California cities account for nearly half of the nation's happiest 20 places to call home, with an Alameda County community taking the top spot for the second consecutive year.
Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines the latest U.S. and California job numbers, with the latter leading the nation for gains in 2017.
Pacific Union is pleased to share the news that a notable publication has ranked our company as the No. 1 independent residential real estate brokerage in Los Angeles County, as well as No. 2 in the county for 2017 sales volume.
San Francisco real estate was still the country's most sought after in February, while Bay Area prices have been rising for almost six years straight. Check out the latest local news of note in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Living in the Bay Area -- and especially buying a home -- is an expensive proposition, so it makes sense that residents here work harder at their jobs than employees anywhere else in the country.
Explosive job growth in the Bay Area is still far outpacing the number of new housing units, while mortgage rates have reached the highest level in nearly four years. Get a handle on the latest housing-market headlines in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
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