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Where have home prices risen most in the Bay Area? You’ll be surprised

East Bay homes, like this house in Fremont, saw the biggest price gains during the past year in the Bay Area. Blanca Torres Reporter- San Francisco Business Times Email  | Twitter  | Google+  | LinkedIn Home prices are shooting up across the nation … Continue reading

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South Bay and SF residents are amongst highest earners in the nation

With such high real estate prices, it’s no surprise that Bay Area residents earn some of the highest incomes in the country.  After all, how else will you pay for that million dollar house? Households in the San Francisco and … Continue reading

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Home prices increased at a six-year high late in 2012, SF had second highest …

WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices accelerated in November compared with a year ago, pushed higher by rising sales and a tighter supply of available homes. The Standard Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 5.5 percent in November compared with the … Continue reading

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Bay Area rents, home prices up sharply

If you’re seeking a new pad in the Bay Area, you can expect to pay more than a year ago whether you’re buying or renting, according to a report released Wednesday. Asking prices for homes for sale around the Bay … 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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