Bay Area Households Are the Nation’s Best at Sticking to a Budget

San Jose residents ranks as America’s best for living within their means, thanks to having the country’s lowest debt not related to housing and smallest revolving credit usage. San Francisco places No. 2 for budget consciousness, with annual incomes that are more than $30,000 higher than the national median. Homeowners in all six of the …

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Weekend Open House: 57 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94102

  BEST VALUE of $733 per square foot in SF - 57 Octavia in Hayes Valley   Open Houses: Sat, Oct 20th:             1:00pm - 4:00pm Sun, Oct 21st:             1:00pm - 4:00pm   Additional Showings by Appointment: Contact Bethany Patten 415-345-3141 bethany.patten@pacunion.com A rare corner unit …

New Listing Open House: 57 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94102

57 Octavia Street, San Francisco Tastefully Renovated, Corner Unit Exclusively Offered at $1,295,000   PROPERTY FEATURES: •Truly Excellent Hayes Valley Location •Rare Corner Unit Streaming with Light •4 sets of Bay Windows with Downtown Views from Every Room •Period Details and Softwood Floors throughout •Over 1700 square feet in Living Space •3 Bedrooms plus an …

As Mortgage Rates Rise, So Does Mortgage Fraud

  Mortgage fraud rose by 12.4 percent year over year in the second quarter of 2018. Income falsification is the fastest-rising form of mortgage fraud, up by 22.1 percent on an annual basis. California ranks as the country’s ninth-riskiest state for mortgage lenders. CoreLogic’s 2018 Mortgage Application Fraud Risk Index rose by 12.4 percent in …

  Mortgage fraud rose by 12.4 percent year over year in the second quarter of 2018. Income falsification is the fastest-rising form of mortgage fraud, up by 22.1 percent on an annual basis. California ranks as the country’s ninth-riskiest state for mortgage lenders. CoreLogic’s 2018 Mortgage Application Fraud Risk Index rose by 12.4 percent in …

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 …