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.
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Spring is just around the corner, and the Bay Area and Lake Tahoe will be hopping with all kinds of things to do. Check out Pacific Union's suggestions for the best events happening across the region.
Six of 2018's top 10 cities for money-management know-how are located in Silicon Valley, with one local city earning the No. 1 spot for the third consecutive year.
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.
Although some home shoppers took the holidays off, others were out in force, with homes selling in as few as seven days in one East Bay city. Check out the Bay Area's 10 fastest-moving housing markets in December.
Amazon.com is snapping up office space in Silicon Valley, which should continue to fuel intense demand for real estate in the inventory-starved region. Get the latest headlines of note in Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup.
In what will come as little surprise to anyone who regularly follows Bay Area real estate, four local communities rank among the most expensive real estate markets in the country this year.
Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers a wrap-up of key points discussed at our exclusive Bay Area Real Estate and Economic Forecast to 2020, which was held on Nov. 15 in San Francisco.
Despite the Bay Area's high cost of living, a recent study says that most of California's 20 best cities for retirees are located here.
Bay Area employees are the nation's happiest, thanks in part to high salaries, while a Contra Costa County city proposes to bring even more jobs to the region as Amazon.com's new home. Get these and other local headlines of interest in our weekly Real Estate Roundup.
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