More than four dozen real estate speculators and two companies have been charged with illegally fixing foreclosure auctions in three states by bid-rigging. Several were operating in the Bay Area.
New townhome projects continue at a rapid pace in Sunnyvale, where home construction can barely keep up with demand as Bay Area home values rise.
You’ve been told time and time again that buying a home is a better financial option than renting. But that’s not true everywhere.
A research firm says the Bay Area’s median home price surged 17 percent in just one month, to pass the half-million dollar mark for the first time in five years.
A survey shows U.S. home prices rose 10.5 percent in March compared with a year ago, the biggest gain since March 2006.
San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ Land Use Committee has approved a compromise plan dealing with condo conversions that’s making affordable housing advocates happy if the full board decides to pass it.
The number of California homes entering the foreclosure process has plunged to a more-than-seven-year low as the state housing market continues to improve.
Real estate firms are reporting a record number of Bay Area homes are being bought with cash, making it increasingly difficult for first-time homebuyers to get their offers accepted.
Two men convicted of a complicated scam involving San Francisco’s One Rincon Hill luxury residential tower were sentenced on Tuesday long terms in state prison.
The real estate tracking firm DataQuick reported Thursday that San Francisco Bay area home sales dipped in February compared to the previous month and the year-earlier period.