'Too Smart To Rent?' SF Mortgage Lender's Ad Campaign Stokes Renter ResentmentA mortgage lender’s advertising campaign in San Francisco is striking a nerve with current renters.
To Buyers' Dismay, Median Housing Prices In Santa Clara County Reach Seven FiguresThe hot housing market just reached a record high. The median price for a single family home in Santa Clara County: $1 million.
California Looks To Encourage Secondary Housing Units To Boost AffordabilityCalifornia senators are backing a bill intended to encourage more property owners to build separate dwelling units as one answer to the state's affordable housing problem.
Chinese Investors Snap Up Nearly $100 Billion In U.S. HomesChinese nationals have reportedly surpassed Canadians as the largest foreign buyers of U.S. residential real estate, snapping up nearly $100 billion worth of homes in the last few years.
Vallejo Rebounds From Recession And Realtors RejoiceThe city of Vallejo is bouncing back from recession and bankruptcy and local real estate prices show it.
Home Prices Begin To Cool In San FranciscoYou still can't buy a mansion in Pacific Heights for $100,000, but the feeding frenzy pushing prices higher may be calming down a bit.
Fairytale? $5M Castle For Sale In Berkeley HillsA castle for sale in the Berkeley hills offers a chance to live out the fairytale dream, if someone can come up with the cash.
Waiting Just Weeks Could Net Bay Area Home Sellers Thousands ExtraTiming can make all the difference in the housing market, and real estate agents say waiting just a few weeks to put a house on the market can make sellers a lot more money.
Battle Over Rent Control Heating Up In AlamedaOnce upon a time, the concept of rent control was largely limited to costly, coveted cities such as San Francisco but it has now become a battleground on Alameda.
SF-Style Rent Control Spreads Across Bay AreaTenant demand for protections is shifting to the suburbs in the Bay Area as priced-out workers flee to bedroom communities in search of cheaper dwellings.
Starter Home Inventory Down 40 Percent Since 2012Getting started in the housing market is harder than ever for many Americans, wherever they try to buy, and new data shows that starter home inventory is down significantly over the past few years.
3 Bay Area Neighborhoods In Top 10 List Of Most Hipster-Friendly Zip Codes For Home FlipsThree East Bay zip codes made the Top 10 hipster zip codes for house flips.