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U.S. Home Sales Projected to Reach Decade High in 2016

U.S. home sales should climb in 2016 to levels we haven’t seen since the last housing boom — with millennials leading the charge — as continued economic prosperity appears to be on the horizon. In its 2016 Housing Forecast, Realtor.com … Continue reading

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Where to Eat on Christmas Day in San Francisco

You mailed the cards, went to the parties, wrapped the presents, baked the cookies, decorated the tree…and all you want to do is enjoy a nice meal on Christmas Day without lifting a finger. The only problem is that most … Continue reading

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Fans angry over fight for Adele concert tickets

(CNN) — If you weren’t able to score Adele concert tickets, you are not alone. As tickets for the British songstress’ “25” North American tour went on sale Thursday, social media was filled with disappointed fans who used a popular refrain … Continue reading

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Remodeling Your Home? Start With the Kitchen and the Roof.

If you’re planning interior and exterior renovations in advance of putting your home on the market, upgrading the kitchen and the roof may be the smartest calls, according to results of a new survey.  And even if you intend to … Continue reading

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Winter Storms Are Coming. Are You Ready?

When was the last time you checked your home’s gutters and downspouts to make sure that they are clear of leaves and debris? What about storm drains on or near your property? The heavy rains projected to soon pummel the Bay Area … Continue reading

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San Francisco Reclaims Title of Nation’s Hottest Real Estate Market

The Bay Area may be in the midst of a cold-weather snap, but our local housing markets are still among the hottest in the country, with the San Francisco metro area back on top. Each month, Realtor.com ranks the country’s … Continue reading

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U.S. Home Sales to See Modest Growth in 2016, Forecast Says

A strong job market helped propel the U.S. housing market to its best year since the recession, and activity is expected to further increase in 2016, although rising mortgage rates and tight supply conditions could affect the pace of sales. … Continue reading

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Nearly Half of California’s Job Growth Happening in the Bay Area

Although unemployment rates rose across the Bay Area from September to October, our region remains California’s job-growth leader and was responsible for nearly half of the state’s gains last month. In its latest monthly jobs report, the California Employment Development … Continue reading

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Webcast Link! Pacific Union Real Estate Economic Forecast SF Bay Area

On Wednesday evening, Pacific Union and the Wall Street Journal teamed up with John Burns Real Estate Consulting firm for an insightful presentation of the Bay Area economic and housing market forecast. For those of you who missed it, a … Continue reading

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The Big Eat Wine Country: 50 Things to Devour in Napa and Sonoma Counties Before You Die

The BH beer can chicken at the Napa restaurant Bounty Hunter is loaded with personality and flavor. San Francisco gastronomes are well versed in our annual Big Eat SF—for more than a decade, you’ve been checking dishes off our list … Continue reading

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