Category Archives: Bay Area

Real Estate Prognosis: ‘Smooth Sailing’ for the Next Three Years

  The real estate industry is poised for solid growth for the next three years and quite possibly beyond, with home prices rising 4 to 5 percent each year and a solid expansion of new-home construction, according to a recent survey … Read More

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A Historic Home in Belvedere, Calif., for $12.998 Million

My new listing was featured on the Wall Street Journal House of the Day! Original post appeared April 9, 2015 10:16 a.m. ET

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One-Quarter of 50 Top-Performing U.S. Public High Schools Found in Northern California

  Educational opportunities are always top of mind for homebuyers who have or are planning for children, and it’s one of the many reasons that families from across the globe find Northern California an appealing place to put down roots. … Read More

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Millennials Make Up Largest Share of U.S. Homebuyers

March 12, 2015 by Pacific Union • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies Generation Y represents the largest share of homebuyers across the country, a recent survey says. And just as virtually all millennial buyers initiated their research online, nine … Read More

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March is a Busy Month for Buyers and Sellers. Are You Ready?

March 6, 2015 by Pacific Union • Posted in Consumer Advice Are you ready for the springtime real estate rush? March is one of the busiest months of the year for Northern California homebuyers and sellers, as winter recedes and … Read More

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Why Do Households Move? Location, Location, Location.

February 27, 2015 by Pacific Union • Posted in Industry Surveys & Studies When it’s time to pull up stakes and move, the location of the new home is as important as the property itself. And maybe even more important. … Read More

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It’s Never Too Early to Think About Spring Landscaping

February 20, 2015 by Pacific Union • Posted in Homeowner Tips Sometimes all it takes is something simple like a warm spell in winter to change our outlook on the world and get us thinking about the future. Such is … Read More

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U.S. Consumer Income Confidence Hits 5-Year High

February 12, 2015 by Pacific Union • Posted in Economic & Employment News Americans are currently more optimistic about their personal financial situations than at any time in the past five years, and that positive outlook should help fuel housing … Read More

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The Coffeehouse Effect: Follow Starbucks for Neighborhoods With Rising Home Values

February 6, 2015 by Pacific Union • Posted in Real Estate Trends Looking for the next up-and-coming neighborhood in the Bay Area? Look for a new Starbucks coffee shop. Seriously. A new book by two top executives at the real … Read More

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A Grab Bag of Real Estate Stories for Super Bowl Sunday

January 30, 2015 by Pacific Union • Posted in Real Estate News Never mind that neither the San Francisco 49ers nor the Oakland Raiders made it to the Super Bowl this year. If you’re thinking of house hunting on Sunday … Read More

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