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Bay Area Real Estate

Vacancy Rate For U.S. Apartments Reaches Highest Rate In 20 Years

Home Sharing Site Airbnb Said To Influence San Francisco Evictions

Some long-time renters in San Francisco say they’re being illegally evicted by landlords trying to empty apartments for the sole purpose of renting out units for a higher price on Airbnb.

01/20/2014

Gas Station

Toxic Eyesores Look Like Gold To San Francisco Developers

Abandoned gas stations are being cleaned up to satisfy San Francisco’s frenzied demand for housing. Ken Bastida reports for KPIX 5.

01/12/2014

San Francisco Real Estate

Bay Area, California Home Sales Drop In November

Home sales in the Bay Area and California slid last month amid tight supplies, while prices held steady, a research firm said Tuesday.

12/17/2013

A sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Home Prices Cool As Inventory Creeps Higher

A research firm says San Francisco Bay area home prices cooled last month as inventories grew and investor interest declined.

10/17/2013

San Francisco Homes For Sale

Growing Concern Amid Surging Silicon Valley Real Estate Values

While Santa Clara is leading the state when it comes to surging real estate values—largely due to the booming local tech economy, there’s growing concern the new housing projects may be built on a bubble.

10/15/2013

A sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Home Prices Cooling Off

A research firm says home prices in the San Francisco Bay Area began to cool off last month after a torrid run.

09/13/2013