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Bay Area housing inventory drops by 30 percent

Fewer Bay Area homeowners listed homes for sale in June than last the same month last year.  Blanca Torres Reporter- San Francisco Business Times Email  | Twitter  | Google+  | LinkedIn Housing inventory was down by more than 30 percent during the past … Continue reading

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San Francisco 2nd, San Jose 6th least affordable places to buy in the country

We’ve written numerous times about how crazy expensive buying a home in the Bay Area is for the average folk.  Out comes another survey, this one by the National Association of Home Builders/ Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index, that confirms … Continue reading

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San Francisco: 36% Drop in Foreclosures Year Over Year

The San Francisco housing market continues to recover, and in more ways than one. New research shows that foreclosure activity has dropped significantly across the Bay Area. This will support home prices and increase market stability going forward. The Federal … Continue reading

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San Francisco Leads Nation in Foreclosure Reduction

<!– Home News San Francisco Leads Nation in Foreclosure Reduction –> By Brandon Cornett | November 1, 2012 © 2012, All rights reserved <!– Trending: Mortgage Rates are Rising On August 16, 2012, the average rate for a 30-year fixed … Continue reading

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Bay Area home prices expected to stabilize in 2012

After years of decline, housing prices are expected to stabilize or even increase in some parts of the Bay Area this year, according to a new forecast. Stabilizing prices are a sign of a healthier market, even though homebuyers still … Continue reading

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