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Housing boom sends Bay Area home prices soaring

A housing boom is sending home prices soaring nationwide, with real estate experts saying the San Francisco Bay Area — specifically the East Bay — is leading the way. In its monthly report on housing prices, the SP/Case-Shiller Home Price … Continue reading

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The incredible soaring Bay Area home prices

Tuesday’s SP/Case-Shiller report underscored the rapid run-up in Bay Area home prices, showing that the San Francisco metro area — Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco and San Mateo counties — saw home prices surge 17.5% in January compared to … Continue reading

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Home prices in Bay Area up 17.5% in January

Home prices in the five-county San Francisco metro area surged 17.5 percent in January versus a year ago – one of the biggest gains nationwide – according to a key gauge released on Tuesday. Overall, U.S. home prices registered their … Continue reading

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How Investors Are Skewing Home Price Recovery

Home prices finally appear to be catching up with the increase in overall sales pace. That is usually the case, as prices lag sales on the way up and on the way down.  The latest reading from SP/Case-Shiller, which employs … Continue reading

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Falling Home Prices Hit Big Banks, Fannie, Freddie

Page 1 of 4 | Next PageShow Entire Article Home prices began double-dipping months ago, but now that SP/Case Shiller has chimed in, it really must be so. This report is the most widely-followed home price index, equally quoted in … Continue reading

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