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Tech Only Accounts For 8 Percent Of San Francisco Private Jobs

Despite all the headlines about the surge in technology jobs in San Francisco, on report suggests the tech sector still makes up only a tiny percentage of the city’s private jobs.

11/19/2013

America’s Cup: World Series 2012 II

America’s Cup Report Cuts Projected Bay Area Economic Benefits Nearly In Half

A new report has cut the Bay Area’s economic benefits from the America’s Cup Race this summer in San Francisco from $1.4 billion down to $780 million.

03/12/2013

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Field Poll Shows Concern Over State Spending Cuts, Tax Plan

The latest Field Poll shows there’s not a lot of enthusiasm for the state budget signed by Governor Jerry Brown and that there are concerns over the reliance on taxes that may not materialize as well as automatic spending cuts.

07/04/2012

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San Francisco Home Prices Drop 2.5 Percent In January

Prices in San Francisco dropped 2.5 percent from December to January, the sharpest decline of any of the 20 cities tracked in the report.

03/27/2012

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San Jose Economic Summit Provides Optimism For Local Economy

While the news is anything but rosy around the nation, an economic summit in San Jose on Thursday produced a positive outlook for the Bay Area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/18/2011

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Social Media Boom Fuels Soaring South Bay Rents

More people want to live in San Jose thanks to growth in the technology sector fueled by social media, making the greater San Jose area one of the most expensive rental markets in the Bay Area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/21/2011

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