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interview: Jim Foley, Wells Fargo regional president for Greater Bay Area

Click photo to enlarge These days, the Wells Fargo stagecoach is pulling into town with slumping revenue but rising profits. San Francisco-based Wells got a big boost from its $12.67 billion purchase of its struggling rival Wachovia Bank in January … Continue reading

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Investors drive the real-estate market in the Bay Area

OAKLAND, Calif. — Real-estate investors have become a potent force in a moribund housing market, accounting for more than one-fifth of transactions in the San Francisco Bay Area over the past 12 months, according to real-estate data. Despite record low … Continue reading

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Investors help prop up Bay Area housing market

Real estate investors have become a potent force in a moribund housing market, accounting for more than a fifth of transactions in the Bay Area over the past 12 months, according to real estate data. Despite record low interest rates, … Continue reading

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Impact Solano to focus on future of key region

Located at the center of a geographic triangle linking San Francisco, the North Bay and Sacramento, Solano County is welcoming entrepreneurs and businesses looking for a place to locate or expand with favorable operating conditions, lower costs and other important … Continue reading

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