Category Archives: SF Bay Area News

Berkeley sells the most homes over asking price in the country, report finds

The real estate website looked at sales in nearly 1,500 U.S. cities during the first three months of 2021, comparing the final sales price with the last-known list price to calculate the list.  One Berkeley home made national news in … Continue reading

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Virtual Real Estate Roundtable – The Exodus Is Ending

As we pull out of the pandemic, our real estate panel takes the pulse of the Bay Area market — and finds thriving signs of life. As open space and pools continue to top client wish lists, this Los Altos … Continue reading

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The national real estate market is cooling off (unlike San Francisco)

As are most things related to Bay Area housing, the answer is complicated. Nationally, the market does appear to be slowing down, said Daryl Fairweather, the chief economist at housing site Redfin.  “We’re going from 100 mph to 80 mph,” … Continue reading

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Bay Area real estate prices climbing back up

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KRON) – Around the Bay Area, rents are down about 15-20 percent compared to last year. However, since the pandemic has started to ease, prices are starting to climb back up. So far in 2021, rents are … Continue reading

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That $28 billion to save local restaurants? In the Bay Area, tens of millions went to chains like Panera

But the money has run out. And this week, after the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) released its list of 101,004 businesses that received grants, an unsettling feeling settled in. 177,300 applicants, or 64% of the pool, didn’t get anything. … Continue reading

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