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Home prices in Bay Area up 17.5% in January

Home prices in the five-county San Francisco metro area surged 17.5 percent in January versus a year ago – one of the biggest gains nationwide – according to a key gauge released on Tuesday. Overall, U.S. home prices registered their … Continue reading

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San Francisco, San Jose team up to keep tech companies

SAN FRANCISCO — For years, as they’ve jockeyed for tech jobs and the cachet that comes with them, San Francisco has touted its cosmopolitan allure, while San Jose has countered with its vast supply of land. Now, in an effort … Continue reading

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Occupy Bay Area YBCA: New Exhibit Highlights Protest Art (PHOTOS)

After its New York birth in September 2011, the Bay Area quickly became ground zero for the Occupy Movement. Starting this Saturday, The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts pays homage to the local legacy with a new exhibit featuring … Continue reading

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More finalists unveiled in Real Estate Deals of the Year

UC Berkeley’s Li Ka Shing Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences is a $210 million facility where collaborative biological research and teaching center on solving the world’s health problems. The focus is on cancer biology, stem cell biology and infectious … Continue reading

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State’s jobs picture is looking up

Some things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving weekend: “California’s economy is actually healthier than popular or pundit opinion would suggest,” says Christopher Thornberg, president of Beacon Economics. Despite the unacceptably high 11.7 percent unemployment rate – 2 million Californians … Continue reading

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