The 2020 San Francisco exodus is real, and historic, report shows

August 14, 2020

The 2020 San Francisco exodus is real, and historic, report shows By Andrew Chamings Published 11:34 am PDT, Friday, August 14, 2020 Photo: Zillow Real estate inventory change from February to July 2020, in metro area and city proper. A new report confirms what many have been talking about for weeks: There is a mass exodus out of […]


Mortgage Rates Fall After Stalemate in Washington

August 5, 2020

By Matthew Speakman on Aug. 5, 2020 (   Mortgage rates moved notably downward this week, as a stalemate in Washington dampened investor sentiment. Recently, downward pressure on mortgage rates has been consistent, but a combination of factors — including increased demand from borrowers and reluctance from lenders to push rates lower – had kept them afloat. […]


Professionals Flee America’s Biggest Cities For Fast-Growing Metros

July 9, 2020

Forbes Real Estate Council COUNCIL POST| Paid Program Real Estate Ari Rastegar is CEO of Rastegar Property Company, a vertically integrated real estate company with a focus on value-oriented real estate. GETTY Professionals have begun migrating en masse from America’s biggest cities to urban areas with hot job markets, more affordable costs of living and comparable […]


18 Best Places to Buy Rental Property in 2020

June 30, 2020

Real Wealth Network, 06/24/2020 Summary: In this article you’ll learn about 18 of the best places to buy rental property in 2020. Discover why each of these markets is a great place to invest, read rental market statistics and more. Table of Contents Introduction: How Do We Know the Best Places To Buy Rental Property […]


Bidding Wars Heat Back Up

June 23, 2020

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS – June 23, 2020 A housing shortage that has increased since the pandemic began in March means buyers continue to face steep competition for the limited supply of homes. A new study from Clever Real Estate shows that 42% of buyers who purchased a home between January and May were in a […]


Quote for the Day

May 26, 2020

Kindness is like snow- It beautifies everything it covers Kahlil Gibran


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

May 22, 2020

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, […]


Quote for the Day

May 18, 2020

When you see something beautiful in someone, tell them. It may take seconds to say, but for them, it could last a lifetime.


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

May 15, 2020

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

May 13, 2020

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 […]