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The Smartest Home Improvements for 2017

Why not add home improvements to your 2017 resolutions? The New Year is a great time to begin thinking about home improvement projects. Here are a few tasks to kick off in 2017. Replace Your Garage Door Your garage door

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Bay Area Housing Market Turns in Strong Performance in 2016

The Bay Area housing market had its challenges in 2016, including low inventory of homes for sale, rising prices that challenged would-be buyers, and political uncertainty with the presidential election. But despite the headwinds, this turned out to be a

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Bay Area Suburbs Enjoying a Surge in Home Sales – Plus Update on Bay Area County Home Sales

  Home sales in the nine-county Bay Area turned in their best September last month since 2009, with suburban counties enjoying the strongest gains, according to a recent report by CoreLogic, the real estate information services company. Contra Costa, Solano

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Why Now May Be a Good Time for Move-Up Buyers

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US job market recovers losses yet appears weaker

1.       The U.S. economy has finally regained the jobs lost to the Great Recession. But go easy on the hallelujahs. The comeback is far from complete.   2.       Employers added 217,000 workers in May, more than enough to surpass the

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Bay Area Luxury Homes Sales Continue to Climb PLUS Bay Area Housing Market Update by County

The Bay Area’s luxury housing market is showing no signs of slowing down as we move through the spring home buying season. From Marin to San Francisco to Silicon Valley and across to the East Bay, Previews level properties are

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Foreign Buyers Reshaping Bay Area and U.S. Housing Markets

With foreign buyers flocking to places like San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Los Angeles to invest in U.S. real estate, the trend is beginning to have an impact on the housing industry – everything from increasing sales and prices to

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