Monthly Archives: April 2020

New Bay Area shelter-in-place orders ease restrictions

On Wednesday, health officials in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara announced that the extended shelter-in-place order, which will extend through May 31, will relax restrictions on construction, some outdoor businesses, and a handful of … Continue reading

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New Bay Area shelter-in-place order – rules relaxed on construction, outdoor businesses, golf

Public health officials in six Bay Area counties and the city of Berkeley released new health orders Wednesday extending mandates to shelter in place through May 31, while relaxing restrictions around some outdoor businesses and recreation activities. The orders were … Continue reading

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Project Home: Bay Area Real Estate Market Chilled By Coronavirus Economic Impact

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — It’s the spring selling season, which usually means home sales spike and excited prospective buyers spend their weekends jumping from open house to open house, but since the pandemic hit things have gone quiet. “I … Continue reading

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It took a pandemic to slow down the Bay Area’s housing market

Oakland, California (Credit: iStock) It seemed that San Francisco Bay Area’s incredibly tight housing market was bulletproof. That turned out not to be true, but it took a literal pandemic to put a dent in it. Zillow economist Jeff Tucker … Continue reading

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San Francisco and Five Other Bay Area Counties Announce Shelter-in-Place Extension Until June

Health officers from seven Bay Area jurisdictions — six counties and the City of Berkeley — are collaborating on a joint extension of shelter-in-place orders to be announced later this week, extending current orders through the month of May. As … Continue reading

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