Bay Area Housing Inventory Again Posted a Solid Increase in November

  Most of the inventory increases and price reductions were in areas that lack access to employment centers and transit corridors. Inventory jumped by 27 percent year over year in November, with homes priced below $1 million up by 27 percent, homes priced between $1 million and $2 million up by 39 percent, and homes …

Bay Area Luxury Housing Market versus Los Angeles

  Bay Area Luxury Housing Market Pulls Back While Los Angeles Holds Steady Pacific Union Chief Economist examines third-quarter luxury home sales trends in Los Angeles and the Bay Area, with the former market faring better than the latter. Read more on the @bethanywpatten #BayArea #LosAngeles #HousingMarket # California #compass #realestate #realestateagent #bethanywpatten

U.S. Housing Inventory Sees Biggest Annual Increase in 5 Years

  The U.S. housing market got a much-needed inventory boost in September, though there are still not enough properties for sale to meet demand. All three major Bay Area rental markets are more expensive than they were last October. According to the latest analysis of Bay Area home sales by Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma …

San Francisco the Nation’s Tightest Housing Supply

San Francisco Has the Nation’s Tightest Housing Supply Conditions The San Francisco metropolitan area had a 2.0-month supply of homes for sale in July, the lowest of any major U.S. housing market. Home prices in San Francisco rose by 11 percent year over year in July, nearly double the national rate of appreciation. More than …