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Monthly Archives: February 2018

A Survey of San Francisco Bay Area Real Estate Markets

Greetings. Our February newsletter covers the bay counties including San Francisco, Marin, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Sonoma, Napa & Solano. It provides information on median home prices, appreciation rates, luxury home markets, demographics and other market factors, conditions & trends. Given limited inventory in January, this newsletter provides a look through the rear-view mirror into 2017 activity. We’ll have a better idea regarding where the market is heading in 2018 once the spring selling season data starts coming in.  » Read more about: A Survey of San Francisco Bay Area Real Estate Markets  »

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Positive & Negative Factors in Bay Area Real Estate Markets

There are many factors that might affect SF and Bay Area real estate markets – tax law changes, interest rates, soaring stock markets, foreign buyers, migration trends, housing affordability, climate change, new home construction, and so on. I have learned over the past 30+ years that booms can go on much longer than one would expect, and negative adjustments can arrive suddenly from unexpected directions. How will these factors ultimately play out, which factors will become dominant,  » Read more about: Positive & Negative Factors in Bay Area Real Estate Markets  »

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