While high-paying and plentiful tech jobs are fueling buyer demand for Silicon Valley homes, the fact that the region's public schools consistently rank among the best in the state is also a big draw for families.
Americans who sold a home last year pulled in the biggest returns on investment since the previous housing boom, with sellers in the Bay Area's two largest metro areas enjoying the best profit margins.
Pacific Union is proud to share the news that Contra Costa County real estate professional Dana Green has been named Lafayette's 2018 Business Person of the Year.
Bay Area home prices rose for the 69th straight month in December, while rents mostly held steady or dropped. Check out the week's most notable housing headlines in Pacific Union's Real Estate Roundup.
Check out this short animation on millennials and the California housing market.
Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines millennial population and homeownership trends in California and the Bay Area.
Bay Area tech heavyweights not only create innovative products that change the world, they also provide their employees with an overwhelming sense of satisfaction.
Home price appreciation continued across the board as 2017 neared its end, with San Jose again posting the highest annual gain of any major U.S. metropolitan area.
Having excellent credit is a key factor in obtaining a mortgage, so it comes as welcome news for the economy and the housing market that Americans' credit scores rose again in 2017, though the fact that debt has reached a record high somewhat tempers the picture.
San Francisco has returned to the top of a list of the nation's hottest real estate markets, while Santa Rosa has seen the number of millennial homeowners surge over the past decade. Get the latest housing news of note in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
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