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30+ Years of Bay Area Real Estate Cycles

The CoreLogic S&P Case-Shiller high-price-tier Home Price Index for the 5- county San Francisco Metro Area, illustrated above by the blue line, applies best to more expensive Bay Area housing markets such as most of San Francisco, Marin, San Mateo and Diablo Valley/Lamorinda. The SF Metro low- and mid-price tiers had much more dramatic bubbles [ More ]

Sonoma County Autumn Market Continues to Cool

Autumn markets around the Bay Area have seen considerable shifts, but with wide variance in the magnitude of these changes between counties. So far, Sonoma County has seen some of the most dramatic changes in conditions and trends, especially as compared to the competitive, high-demand, low-inventory market that existed in late 2017 through spring 2018. [ More ]

Mixed Signals in the Marin County Real Estate Market

Autumn markets in counties around the Bay Area have seen significant shifts, but with wide variance in the magnitude of these changes between counties. So far, Marin itself has seen much less dramatic changes than some other local markets such as Santa Clara and Sonoma Counties. Homes that sell have generally continued to sell quickly, …

The Multi-Unit Residential Property Markets of San Francisco, Alameda & Marin Counties

The big political issue facing the market is CA Prop 10, which, if passed in November, repeals the limits on local rent control laws enacted in the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act. This would almost certainly have negative ramifications for owners of multi-unit residential properties in San Francisco and Oakland. The CA Legislative Analyst Office does …

CoreLogic S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index Update

The CoreLogic S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index does not evaluate median sales price changes, but employs its own proprietary algorithm to measure home price appreciation over time. Since its indices cover large areas – for example, the San Francisco Metro Area is comprised of 5 counties – which themselves contain communities and neighborhoods of widely [ More ]

Marin County Real Estate Market Report

While we wait for the autumn selling season to begin in September, this report will take a look at Marin and Bay Area market trends from a variety of angles, starting with home prices. Paragon & Compass Merge We are pleased to announce that Paragon Real Estate has joined forces with Compass in order to …

Market Overview Trends in Napa & Sonoma Counties

A Paragon/Compass Report Mid-Year 2018 Update

The Sonoma County Real Estate Market Mid-Year 2018 Update

Appreciation is typically viewed through the lens of percentage changes, but looking at dollar-value increases is another angle that is sometimes more interesting. Below are charts measuring appreciation by both parameters. Sonoma, Marin, SF, CA & U.S. Median Home Price Trends Annual Median Sales Price Changes by Dollar and by Percentage   Comparing the first [ More ]

Marin Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends

This report contains Annual Median Home Price Appreciation Rates, Market Values by City, Bedroom Count and Price Segment in addition to Luxury Home Sales & Where Best to Look in Your Price Range. Enjoy this Mid-Year 2018 Report. Marin, SF, CA & U.S. Median Home Price Trends Annual Median Sales Price Changes by Dollar and …

From Billionaires in Mansions to Flippers & Fixer-Uppers: A Comprehensive Survey of Bay Area Real Estate Markets

From Billionaires in Mansions to Flippers & Fixer-Uppers A Comprehensive Survey of Bay Area Real Estate Markets 73,000 Bay Area home sales worth $76 billion were reported to MLS over the past 12 months June 2018 Bay Area Home Value Appreciation Rates since 2011 (the post-crash bottom of the market) The county and city appreciation [ More ]

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