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What's Happening

California Needs More New Homes Than Any Other U.S....

Over the past decade and a half, more than 20 U.S. states have not built...
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What's Happening

Real Estate Roundup: U.S., Bay Area Foreclosure Activity Drops...

Foreclosure activity dropped by more than 25 percent on an annual basis in San Francisco...
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Market Snapshot

Home Price Growth Recorded in Virtually All U.S. Metro...

Record-low inventory levels pushed appreciation higher across the country in 2016, though home prices in...
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What's Happening

San Francisco Homeowner Remodeling Spend Is Among the Nation’s...

U.S. home-remodeling spend has surpassed its previous peak, as owners in metro areas like San...
Where We Are Now

What Trends Are Ahead for the U.S. and Bay...

Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers a thorough wrap-up of the recent Housing Renaissance...
What's Happening

Average Down-Payment Savings Time: 3 Years

Regularly saving money for a down payment will be a key to success for many...
What's Happening

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...
Market Snapshot

U.S. Homeownership Rate Continues Decline While Construction Trends Up

The national homeownership rate slid again in 2015 despite the fact that most Americans think...
Market Snapshot

U.S. Renters Feel a Historic Cost Squeeze

With the Federal Reserve virtually guaranteed to raise interest rates today comes even more sobering...