Monthly Archives: September 2013

Tech has made SF homeowners millionaires

I ran into a big cheese from the Chamber of Commerce at a civic lunch last week. “How come you are always writing sour stuff about tech people and how buses full of techies are clogging up the streets?” he … Continue reading

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Bay Area retail development surges

The Bay Area is enjoying its strongest surge of retail expansion in years, fresh evidence that the wounds inflicted by the Great Recession are healing. Developers are building retail projects at a brisk clip, demand for retail space has surged … Continue reading

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Creative ways to buy a house

Kevin and Patti Silva needed to buy a house – fast. Along with their two children, three dogs and a cat, they had sold their house in Atlanta and were all packed, with the moving truck scheduled for late May, … Continue reading

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Mortgage bailout not over, FHA to draw $1.7 billion

The negatives, however, are that the FHA is making far fewer loans today due to tighter underwriting and higher fees. That means it is making less money, even though its newer loans are performing extremely well. The estimates for the … Continue reading

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Paragon Real Estate Group Announces Expansion in San Francisco

Paragon Real Estate Group® first brokerage in San Francisco to provide Clarus touchCMA™ to its REALTORS® Paragon has always been a company that is light on its feet, highly responsive to new ideas and opportunities, and now the time has … Continue reading

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