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I went to the Pacific Union's Real Estate and Economic Forecast for 2020 in San Francisco as I wanted to hear what the "professionals" are saying about what to expect. Of course, no one has a crystal ball, but there are indicators and minus a "disaster" the long and the short of it, the law of s...
U.S. Homes Are Selling Faster Than Ever This SpringSerious home shoppers who are hitting the open-house circuit hard during the traditionally busy spring season should not hesitate long, as properties are flying of the market quicker than ever before. That's especially true here in the Bay Area, ...
Pacific Union CEO Mark A. McLaughlin's Top Four Time-Management TipsPacific Union CEO Mark A. McLaughlin offers his thoughts on efficient and effective time-management skills – sound advice that's applicable to the real estate industry and beyond. Check them out at http://pacunion.us/2qRhBAi
Pacific Union's April 2017 Real Estate UpdateBay Area real estate markets are having a strong spring showing, as April's median sales price for single-family homes set or tied a one-year high in Contra Costa County, the East Bay, Marin County, Napa County, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley. Stay ...
Real Estate Roundup: How Much Does a Golden Gate Bridge View Cost?No surprise here: San Francisco homebuyers who want a Golden Gate Bridge View are going to pay handsomely for it. Also, Bay Area homeowners remained the nation's most equity-rich in the first quarter. These stories and more in the ...
New Tax-Reform Proposal Is Only a Sneak PreviewPacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her take on the potential impacts of the Trump administration's proposed tax changes and how they might affect homeowners and homebuyers. You’ll find it exclusively at http://pacunion.us/2qohR5l
Vacation, Investment Home Prices Climb to Decade HighTight inventory conditions helped push both investment and vacation home prices up in 2016, although they also contributed to sales declines for the latter. For details, go to http://pacunion.us/2pewxqK
Bay Area Suburb Remains Hottest U.S. Housing Market as Spring ArrivesIn the midst of the busiest spring real estate season on record, Bay Area and California markets are still the most sought-after in America. For details, go online to http://pacunion.us/2oyaKtW
Bay Area Homes Are Selling at the Nation's Quickest PaceBay Area house hunters hoping to score a property this spring before interest rates move even higher should be prepared to act quickly and decisively, as homes in the region are selling faster than anywhere else in the country. Read more at ...
Bay Area Pending Home Sales Slide for the Fifth Straight MonthPending home sales dropped statewide and in the Bay Area in February due to an all-too-familiar culprit: extremely tight inventory. Get the story at http://pacunion.us/2mumm0C