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Be prepared to dig deep if you're trying to purchase a home in one of these 10 Bay Area communities, where buyers are paying up to 25 percent more than original price.
Although mortgage rates remain favorable and the U.S. job market is chugging right along, tight affordability conditions and student debt are among the factors preventing more first-time buyers from diving in to the housing market.
A pair of housing market forecasts call for slowing price appreciation next year, while mortgage rates have risen for the first time in almost two months. Catch these and other headlines of interest in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Homes located near one popular grocery-store chain have appreciated by more than 60 percent over the last five years, while Berkeley has been named one of the best places to live in America. Get these and other headlines of note in Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup.
The Golden State's housing market is currently not particularly friendly to those looking to get a foot in the door, as it is home to the majority of the nation's 10 least-affordable markets for first-time buyers. And here in the Bay Area, conditions are even more problematic for first-time buyers, as the median income won't buy a home in any ZIP code in three local counties.
If you're skipping a summer vacation to house hunt while the competition is less intense, fear not: There are plenty of events to entertain you all around the Bay Area.
April 17, 2017 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
Foreclosure activity has dropped below prerecession levels in about half of U.S. real estate markets, including those in the Bay Area. Also, one Los Gatos family just got a teal paint job on their home courtesy of the San Jose Sharks. Check out these and other local stories of note in Pacific Union's latest weekly Real Estate Roundup.
March 27, 2017 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
In spite of the Bay Area's high housing costs, millennials are still flocking here for the region's plentiful, high-paying jobs. Also, some of the Bay Area's most expensive rental markets have seen significant price declines since last March. Check out these and other stories of note in our latest Real Estate Roundup.
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