Category Archives: Pacific Union International

Bay Area Suburbs Again Top San Francisco as Hottest U.S. Housing Market

While San Francisco may steal the majority of the national headlines when it comes to Bay Area real estate, cities in relatively affordable Solano County are commanding the most attention from prospective homebuyers as June draws to a close. That’s … Continue reading

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Economic Straight Talk: A Tale of Two Economies: The U.S. and California

Real Estate Economic Analysis from leading expert  and Pacific Union Economist Selma Happ This year has certainly not been without its challenges. Since January, news has kept pundits and the general public going back and forth on the state of … Continue reading

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Pacific Union’s May 2016 Real Estate Update

At $1.25 million, the median sales price in Marin County reached a one-year high in May. Homes sold in an average of 34 days, the quickest pace of sales in a year. The MSI increased slightly from April to 1.6, … Continue reading

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Economic Straight Talk: The Impact of Market and Economic Volatility on Bay Area Luxury Home Sales

Real Estate Economic Analysis from leading expert  and Pacific Union Economist Selma Happ Executive Summary: The luxury housing market has seen a slowdown this spring compared with last spring. Silicon Valley was the only Bay Area region with more luxury … Continue reading

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Pacific Union Monthly Economic Report: April 2016

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Pacific Union’s April 2016 Real Estate Update

Marin County homebuyers acted with particular urgency in April, snapping up single-family homes in an average of 36 days — more than twice as fast as in rainy February. The median sales price rose to $1,225,000, slightly surpassing levels recorded … Continue reading

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What Trends Will Dominate the Next 10 Years of Home Design?

What will the modern home of 2026 look like? What gee-whiz features of today will be standard 10 years from now? Having a better understand of emerging design trends could be useful for today’s house hunters hoping to buy ahead … Continue reading

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To Panic or Not to Panic: Think the Bay Area’s Real Estate Market Has the Jitters?

Executive Summary The 2018 Pacific Union Real Estate Economic Forecast called for market “normalization,” with cumulative home price growth of 10 percent over the next three years. The market is still on track for this appreciation. Stock-market volatility is primarily … Continue reading

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Pacific Union’s January 2016 Real Estate Update

Bay Area home shoppers who ventured out in the first month of 2016 were in luck, as the months’ supply of inventory (MSI) of homes for sale expanded in every one of our regions. However, all of our markets still favor … Continue reading

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Top 3 Tuesday: Places to Watch Super Bowl 50 in Marin

The Bay Area will be packed for Super Bowl 50! Stay local, avoid traffic, and enjoy the game at these Marin spots: 1. Sweetwater Music Hall  In place of musical talent, football takes center stage at Sweetwater Music Hall. Here, … Continue reading

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