The Golden State got another welcome housing inventory boost in October, with most Bay Area counties and Los Angeles posting annual improvements.
Tag Archive: Alameda County
Despite the Bay Area's top-dollar cost of living, the region's rapid home price appreciation and booming economy have helped land a handful of local cities on lists of the best places to live in America.
Bay Area housing inventory again improved on an annual basis in September, though the region saw home sales decline by 20 percent. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp takes a look at the latest market conditions.
Although the Golden State's tight housing supply situation improved again in September, rising mortgage rates and buyer sentiment that the market may be topping out conspired to hold back home sales.
California's unemployment rate dropped to the lowest level in more than 40 years in September. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her perspective on the Golden State's latest jobs report.
For the second year in a row, most of the greenest cities in the U.S. are in California, again reflecting residents' environmentally conscious natures.
A relatively affordable ZIP code in Alameda County ranks among the country's hottest real estate markets this year. Meanwhile, mortgage rates have climbed to a seven-year high. Read more in Pacific Union's latest weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp digs into the implications that Proposition 10 -- which would repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act -- would have on California housing markets.
Real Estate Roundup: California Claims One-Third of the 20 Fastest-Growing U.S. Luxury Housing Markets
San Mateo and San Francisco counties have the most-expensive luxury home prices in America, while Alameda County's Fremont has once again earned accolades for its family-friendliness. Get the skinny on what's going down in the world of California housing markets in Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup.
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.
Sign Up for Daily Blog Updates
Receive daily blog posts from Pacific Union in your inbox.
Sign up for Monthly Market Updates
Receive monthly real estate news from Pacific Union in your inbox.