Coronavirus: Even pandemic can’t slow Bay Area home prices

Bay Area home sales fell nearly 10 percent inn March, as the coronavirus pandemic shut down many real estate transactions and showings, according to a Zillow analysis. (File photo: Jane Tyska/Bay Area News Group) By LOUIS HANSEN | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: May 6, 2020 at 6:00 a.m. | UPDATED: May 7, […]

It took a pandemic to slow down the Bay Area’s housing market

Oakland, California (Credit: iStock) It seemed that San Francisco Bay Area’s incredibly tight housing market was bulletproof. That turned out not to be true, but it took a literal pandemic to put a dent in it. Zillow economist Jeff Tucker told NBC that home sales across the Bay Area are down 35 percent year-over. It seems people […]

What Bay Area homebuyers need to know during the coronavirus pandemic

Getty Images/EyeEm “Since the shelter in place was first initiated a couple weeks ago, the market nearly overnight shifted to a buyer’s market” By Brock [email protected] Updated Apr 23, 2020, 9:14am PDT AsAs the global pandemic touches every aspect of life, people have been asked—or, in some cases, ordered—to shelter in place. But for some, either […]

Yanked S.F. real estate listings start coming back on the market

VIEW SLIDESHOW By Ted Andersen  – Digital Editor, San Francisco Business TimesApr 28, 2020, 2:53pm PDT Updated Apr 28, 2020, 9:44pm PDT  After seeing listings vanish when the shelter-in-place was first announced in mid-March, San Francisco’s real estate market is beginning to come out of its Covid-induced hibernation during what is typically the hottest season of the year for residential […]