Tag Archives: Estate Experts

Experts say San Francisco approaching housing bubble

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — Despite rising interest rates, there’s been a frenzy of home buying activity in San Francisco. That has some real estate experts concerned the market could be overheated. The experts at RealtyTrac told 7 On Your Side … Continue reading

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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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Rise In All-Cash Home Sales Frustrates Bay Area First-Time Buyers

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Real estate firms are reporting a record number of Bay Area homes are being bought with cash, making it increasingly difficult for first-time homebuyers to get their offers accepted. Often, the bids are only accepted after … Continue reading

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Bay Area leads nation in rental price increases

Bay Area cities topped the nation for rising apartment rental prices in 2011, according to a new report. In the greater San Francisco and San Jose markets, average rental prices increased by 10.4 and 12.2 percent, respectively, making the two … Continue reading

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Bay Area rent hikes highest in U.S.

If you’re out looking for a new pad in the Bay Area you can expect to drop more bucks than ever before. Rental price growth in our market was the highest in the nation for 2011, as much 12.2 percent … Continue reading

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