A Bay Area suburb has been named 2017's hottest residential real estate market, while Google has plans to bring plenty more workers to Silicon Valley. Get your post-holiday housing news fix in Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup.
Tag Archive: National Association of Home Builders
A prominent economist does not foresee a Bay Area housing market crash, while researchers have developed an earthquake-resistant building material that could help protect homes in California. Check out these and other notable headlines in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Some prominent economists fear that the nation's housing inventory shortage could soon become an emergency. Check out Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup for this story and other recent headlines of interest.
Homebuyers were active across the country in the opening months of 2017, further depleting inventory and pushing prices higher. Major Bay Area housing markets were among those to see annual price appreciation, and they remain the nation's most expensive.
Happy National Home Improvement Month: Increasing home equity and confidence in the U.S. housing market helped lift remodeling spend significantly over the past year, with another boost expected in the coming year.
April 24, 2017 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
Home sales continue to surge across the country this spring, with smaller properties appreciating significantly faster than their larger counterparts. Check out the latest housing-market headlines of note in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
January 26, 2017 • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies
New home sizes dropped for the first time in seven years in 2016, which isn't likely to trouble the majority of buyers, who are willing to sacrifice square footage for the right features.
January 23, 2017 • Posted in Weekly Real Estate News Roundups
Here's a bit of timely news for potential Bay Area homebuyers who are sitting on the fence: Rising mortgage rates could cost you up to an extra $450 per month when they reach 5 percent. Get these and other headlines of note in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
January 11, 2017 • Posted in Market Forecasts
Single-family home production, housing starts, and permits are all expected to rise this year, providing at least some relief to a market starved for inventory, although rising mortgage rates will likely exact a toll on affordability.
November 10, 2016 • Posted in Market Conditions
More than seven years after the U.S. began climbing its way out of the Great Recession, the housing market and the economy are almost back to normal. In Silicon Valley, conditions have surpassed their baseline and stand among the best in the country.
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