Monthly Archives: July 2021

Californians are arriving in Montana in droves. But they’re not welcome.

That was in September 2020. By Thanksgiving, they had moved there, joining the thousands of people who have relocated from California to Montana in the past two years.  While the move was abrupt, Vermel and her husband had thought about … Continue reading

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San Francisco tenants get 6-figure buyout to leave luxury apartment – KGO

SAN FRANCISCO — A wealthy San Francisco couple notched a record nearly half-million-dollar buyout to vacate their luxury apartment of three decades, underscoring the lengths some landlords will go to to get rid of long-term tenants in a city with … Continue reading

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Talking about inventory in unprecedented times

Having spent the past 15 years immersed — some might say unhealthily — in San Francisco real estate, one conclusion I’ve drawn is that the most important factor in determining the state of the local market is inventory. Supply and … Continue reading

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Here’s what we know about Willow Village, the community Facebook is building in the Bay Area

“There’s been a lot of uneducated headlines about ‘new cities’ and things of that nature,” Willow Village spokesperson Adam Alberti told SFGATE. “It’s not that big. It’s not a city; it’s a mixed-use project that connects the existing campus to … Continue reading

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Bay Area home values rising: Realtor

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) – Zillow economist Nancy Wu says home values in the Bay Area are rising, with more than 2/3 of listed properties selling over the asking price within the span of a week. She also notes inventory … Continue reading

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