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Homes sell faster than ever in Bay Area

Tight inventory – a dearth of homes for sale – is driving bidding wars throughout the Bay Area, sending prices up and leaving scores of disappointed would-be buyers. Homes that do hit the market sell within days. So few homes … Continue reading

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Zillow weighs on Facebook effect on local real estate

Zillow on Thursday released new data on the potential impact of Facebook Inc.’s    Facebook Inc. Latest from The Business Journals Qualys files for 0M IPOUBS to sue Nasdaq over 0M Facebook IPO lossCountdown: Top 10 most-popular social media sites … Continue reading

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Social Media Fuels SoMa Rental Boom — But Will It Be San Francisco’s Next Big …

SAN FRANCISCO — Walk through San Francisco’s bustling SoMa neighborhood and you’d be forgiven for thinking that the economic roller coaster of the last 12 years was nothing more than a bad dream. Both the dot com boom’s epic implosion … Continue reading

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Zynga’s IPO flop could hurt some Silicon Valley startups

Zynga’s unexpected IPO flop this month could be bad news for other Silicon Valley startups. With buzzed-about social media companies having failed so far to make a lasting impression on Wall Street, the bar for going public is likely to … Continue reading

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Biz Break: A ‘welcome shift’ in S.F., other big metro housing markets?

Today: The real estate market may be turning up in the San Francisco region and other big metro areas. Plus: Google (GOOG) introduces Google+ social features. And: MySpace is reportedly about to be sold. An upturn in the real estate … Continue reading

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