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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to the lowest level in almost 18 years in April. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp breaks down the latest numbers and trends.
While California shed jobs from February to March, the state's unemployment rate remains at the lowest level in more than 40 years. Get Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp's take on the latest employment numbers.
The Bay Area's high-performance economy has been driving demand for housing for the past five years, and the region's job market appears stronger than ever in 2018.
Although March's U.S. jobs report is somewhat of a disappointment, overall employment growth was strong in the first quarter. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines the latest labor market trends.
The Golden State's unemployment rate once again dropped to an all-time low in February. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her expert perspective on the just-released numbers.
Living in the Bay Area -- and especially buying a home -- is an expensive proposition, so it makes sense that residents here work harder at their jobs than employees anywhere else in the country.
Home price appreciation continued across the board as 2017 neared its end, with San Jose again posting the highest annual gain of any major U.S. metropolitan area.
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