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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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Take an Amazing Escape to Napa Valley

Terra Velo Tours has a new four day Napa Valley Weekend Escape. Private chef, sunrise yoga, hiking and wine. Sounds like an amazing idea for a long weekend! Source: http://www.terravelotours.com/napa-weekend-escape/

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Forum set for $13 million plan to ease traffic on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard

  Traffic clogs Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in both the eastbound and westbound lanes at Larkspur Landing in 2009. (IJ archive/Jeff Vendsel) Fuming in bumper-to-bumper traffic on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard between the freeway and Ross is a daily bummer … Continue reading

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San Francisco Dethroned as Nation’s Hottest Real Estate Market

After four consecutive months as the country’s hottest real estate market, San Francisco lost the top slot in October, although it still ranks high on the list, along with two other Bay Area cities. In an ongoing monthly report, Realtor.com … Continue reading

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Sushi Ran To Open First-Ever Expansion Project in the Castro

  I am very happy for my friend Yoshi Tome! My favorite sushi restaurant is expanding to San Francisco! It’s a more casual concept from the Sushi Ran team. Back when the news broke that Pesce was closing in the Castro, … Continue reading

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