Experts Predict Cooling Off For South Bay Housing Market In 2020Despite somewhat dire predictions by the real estate website Zillow about the future of the Bay Area's housing market in 2020, several realtors contacted by KPIX 5 says they see a possibility of a slight slowdown rather than a crash in the coming year.
Bay Area Supercommuters Drive Stockton Rent Increases to 2nd-Highest in NationThe cost of housing is going up almost everywhere in California but people in Stockton are being hit hard as a dwindling supply meets a burgeoning demand from so-called "super-commuters" working in the Bay Area.
Bay Area Home Sales Slip to 9-Year LowHome sales in the Bay Area hit a nine-year low during the month of August, according to new data released Thursday by financial services firm CoreLogic.
Series Of Major Tech IPO's Could Make San Francisco House Prices SkyrocketResidents concerned about Bay Area home prices being out of control should fasten their seat belts; a number of major SF tech IPO's could send housing costs into the stratosphere.
Homeowners Build Backyard Structures To Sidestep Housing CrisisSome are finding that a solution to the high cost of Bay Area housing is not far away. Demand for backyard structures known as Auxiliary Dwelling Units (ADU) is skyrocketing.
Measure HH 'Tech Tax' Seeks To Help East Palo Alto Residents Priced Out Of Their HomesEast Palo Alto was once known as the murder capital of the country. Now, for many longtime residents, it's too expensive for them to afford. There is a measure on the November ballot that seeks to help them.
Oakland Mayor Announces $9 Million Program To Prevent HomelessnessAs the region’s pricey housing market forces more residents to camp on city streets and huddle under freeways, Oakland Monday unveiled a $9 million initiative to help those on the verge of losing a roof over their heads.
Burned Out Mountain View Home On The Market For $1.48 MillionCall it a hot new trend in Bay Area real estate -- buyers snapping up burned-out and condemned properties for prices that could buy a mansion in most places.
Home Prices Soar On San Francisco Laidley St. As Tech Execs Converge On Glen ParkCentury-old architecture and cottage homes meet enormous, modern construction on the hottest street in San Francisco for high-roller tech executives.
California Home Sales Fall In July; Bay Area Prices EaseThe Bay Area's median sales price was $700,000, down 1.4 percent from an all-time high of $710,000.
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.
Denver Tops San Francisco In Rate Of Rising Home PricesU.S. home prices rose solidly in June, another sign of health in the housing market.
Realtors Worry Downturn In Chinese Economy Could Cool Red-Hot Bay Area Real Estate MarketSome of the most bullish local realtors have been flinching as markets on both sides of the Pacific have plunged.
Anti-Eviction Protesters Take Over San Francisco City HallAnti-eviction protesters were holding a rally and sit-in at San Francisco City Hall Friday demanding to speak with Mayor Ed Lee about ending displacement in the Mission District, police and protesters said.
Craigslist Ad Offers ‘Just Opened Up’ San Francisco Sinkhole To Rent For $2,800One clever Craigslist poster is offering to rent you a massive sinkhole that opened up in the street Wednesday after days of rain. The hole, at Sixth Avenue and Lake Street, was 20 feet by 30 feet Wednesday but had grown to 30 feet by 28 feet as of Thursday morning. The pit is 10 feet deep.