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January Marked the 100th Straight Month of U.S. Job...

Though the U.S. unemployment rate inched up in January, the number of new jobs still...
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The Economic Impacts of the Government Shutdown and the...

Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp weighs in on the implications of the government shutdown and...
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San Francisco: Still a Top Five Global City for...

Even with the uncertainties surrounding the incoming presidential administration, international investors remain almost unanimously confident...
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After a Relatively Slower Summer, San Francisco Home Sales...

San Francisco real estate market activity was noticeably cooler this summer than last, with fewer...
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Real Estate Roundup: Silicon Valley Vacancy Rate Remains the...

Recent headlines of note include news that the residential vacancy rate in the San Jose...
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Real Estate Roundup: First-Time Homebuyers Get Busy in June

First-time buyer activity was at its highest level in four years in June, helping to...
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Real Estate Roundup: Silicon Valley Property Values Flying High

Property values in Santa Clara County continue their run-up thanks to Silicon Valley's thriving economy,...
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China Tops List of U.S. International Homebuyers Four Years...

For the fourth straight year, buyers from China invested more money in U.S. real estate...
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Real Estate Roundup: Housing Costs Stretch Bay Area’s Geographic...

More than 600,000 people commute into the nine-county Bay Area each day from other places...