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Palo Alto’s New School Superintendent Facing Sticker Shock Over Home Prices

Palo Alto’s new school superintendent is facing sticker shock in his search for a home in one of the Bay Area’s priciest real estate markets.

08/26/2015

SAN RAFAEL, CA - MAY 17:  Real estate agents arrive at a brokers tour (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Prices Of Bay Area Homes Rise For 40th Month In A Row, Hitting $661K Average

The prices of homes sold in the Bay Area over the last two months are nearing historic highs, while the number of sales are near normal levels, according to data released Wednesday by the research firm CoreLogic.

08/19/2015

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Starbucks Raising Prices On Heels Of Move To Close La Boulange

Starbucks is raising prices again starting Tuesday, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks, the company said.

07/06/2015

A for lease sign is posted in front of home for rent on April 21, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$4,252 Is San Francisco’s New Median Rent Price

San Francisco’s ridiculous rent prices have gotten even more obscene, with the median rent breaking the $4,000 mark.

06/30/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 09: Musician Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead performs with The National at the Lands End Stage during day 1 of the 2013 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park on August 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

Grateful Dead Ticket Costs For Levi’s Stadium Shows Dip As Low As $15

It hasn’t really been all that long since Grateful Dead ticket prices were being priced in the thousands, and yet, now you can buy a ticket for not much more than the cost of an IMAX movie ticket.

06/23/2015

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San Francisco Too Expensive For McDonald’s?

McDonald’s famous golden arches are vanishing from San Francisco, and real estate prices could be the culprit.

06/03/2015

A for lease sign is posted in front of home for rent on April 21, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Median Rent Jumps To $4,225 In San Francisco

A shocking new number representing the median rent in San Francisco shows just how expensive it is to live in the city.

06/02/2015

Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors dunks against the Houston Rockets in Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 19, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland. (Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Courtside Seats To NBA Finals Game 1 At Oracle Arena Will Cost You $9,000 Or More

As anticipation builds for the start of the NBA Finals on Thursday, ticket prices for Game 1 at Oracle Arena are surging. A StubHub rep says you’d need to shell out $700 for the “cheap” tickets.

06/02/2015

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What Caused NorCal Gas Prices To Rise 75 Cents Last Month?

The average price of a gallon of unleaded gasoline in Northern California rose by 75 cents in the last month.

03/11/2015

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Did My Gas Cost Really Just Go Up 70 Cents A Gallon This Week? Yep

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. In today’s blog I’m going to keep it short and simple! I am a little shocked and extremely bummed about […]

02/27/2015

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