Monthly Archives: March 2011

Burlingame REALTOR® Mary Ann Teixeira Shows Clients Bay Area Benefits and …

Burlingame REALTOR® Mary Ann Teixeira says that a great reason to live on the Peninsula is the multitude of opportunities homeowners have to learn and grow. Opportunities including the 2011 SF Flower and Garden show that took place March 23-27th … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Banks Fight Mortgage Principal Reduction

Page 1 of 3 | Next PageShow Entire Article At the end of a day-long negotiation session over the foreclosure paperwork mess at the Department of Justice, Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and Associate Attorney General Thomas Perrelli came out … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Home values drop in SF, other big metro areas

Click photo to enlarge Real estate values in much of the Bay Area are continuing to fall, according to a report released Tuesday. Home values in the San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont metro area — which includes San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Big Banks Lose: Mortgage Risk Retention Doesn’t Expire

Page 1 of 2 | Next PageShow Entire Article Yesterday morning I attended the FDIC’s background press briefing before the vote on proposed risk retention rules. While the rules covered a vast ground, I was of course most interested in … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Biz Break: Bay Area, other big real estate markets: ‘No real hope’ for quick …

Today: The San Francisco metro area is one of 18 of the top 20 with year-over-year home value declines. Plus: Amazon launches its cloud music service. And: Former eBay (EBAY) CEO Meg Whitman is reportedly joining Kleiner Perkins. Real estate … Continue reading

Posted in SF Bay Area News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment