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.
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San Francisco homebuyers who shop around for a mortgage can save almost $100,000 over the life of the loan. Also, a trend known as co-living is on the rise in the Bay Area. Find out what's happening in the housing world in Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup.
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.
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.
Homes in the San Jose and San Francisco metropolitan areas flew off the market this summer, while buyers in those two cities are placing the largest down payments in America. Stay up to date with the latest in California real estate news in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
Another report highlights Silicon Valley's extreme wealth, while more surprisingly, a new study says that San Francisco families have the most disposable income in the U.S. Get the rundown on the latest housing headlines in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
The appreciation recorded in the Golden State over the past few years is paying off handsomely for homeowners, though it also means that real estate markets here are among the toughest in the U.S. for first-time buyers.
In what will come as little surprise to anyone who follows California real estate, the state is home to the top three housing markets in the country with the highest percentage of million-dollar properties, with Silicon Valley at the top of the pack.
Residents of one Santa Clara County city earn median incomes that are roughly four times the California average, while Oakland is being called one of America's top spots for real estate investors. Get the latest housing stories from around California and the Bay Area in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.
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