Oakland City Council votes for rent control

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The Oakland City Council has preliminary passed a proposal that would put a limit on rent increase on landlords…

Benicia man shoots and kills himself during eviction

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A 59-year-old Benicia man shot himself Thursday morning during an eviction process and later died at a hospital…

Millennial effect changing rental market

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Millennial effect changing rental market…

San Francisco Bay home sales fall in February

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A research firm says low inventories sent San Francisco Bay area home sales to the lowest level for any February in six years…

As Bay Area housing prices soar, do you buy or rent?

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The Bay Area home and rental prices are soaring and have little relief in sight. People ho are looking for a house should buy it or rent it…

Report: US home sales volume and median home prices continue to increase

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RealtyTrac today releases its August 2013 U.S. Residential & Foreclosure Sales Report, which shows the home sales volume and median home prices continue to increase…

Chinese buyers snap up new houses in London

Chinese buyers were responsible for 27 percent of new build house purchases in central London last year…

San Francisco loans will help police buy homes

San Francisco’s first responders will be eligible to receive up to $100,000 in assistance for a down payment on a home…

US home prices rise 12.2 percent, best in 6 years

U.S. home prices jumped 12.2 percent in May compared with a year ago, the biggest annual gain since March 2006…

Bay Area median home price rises

The real estate tracking firm DataQuick says the median price for homes in the nine-county San Francisco Bay area reached $555,000…

Chinese buyers heat up US housing market

Buyers from China are the leading foreign investment in the US housing market, among them, 70% are all-cash buyers…

Residential high rise planned for downtown San Jose

The building, called One South Market at the southwest corner of Market and Santa Clara streets in downtown San Jose…

US home prices rise in April by most in 7 years

U.S. home prices jumped 12.1 percent in April from a year ago, buoyed by strong demand and a limited…

Property tax set to rise in Santa Clara County

The booming housing market means that thousands of Santa Clara County home owners are going to see their property tax bills increase this year…

US home prices in April make biggest jump in 7 years

U.S. home prices soared 12.1 percent in April from a year earlier, the biggest gain since February 2006…

Median price for single-family homes in SF above $1m

The median price for single-family homes in San Francisco has once again raised above the $1 million mark…

San Francisco home prices jump 17% in one month

A research firm says the San Francisco Bay area’s median home price surged 17 percent in just one month…

Developers holding lotteries to sell properties

Housing demand has come roaring back. So much that some housing developers are holding lotteries to choose buyers…

Home shortage frustrates Bay Area homebuyers

The shortage of for sale home in the Bay Area is making it more difficult for would-be homebuyers to bid for their dream homes…

Housing values in Bay Area projected to have strong growth

Housing values in Bay Area projected to have strong growth this year…

The pace of rent increases in the Bay Area is slowing down

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US home sales up 2.1% in October

U.S. sales of previously occupied homes rose solidly in October, helped by improvement in the job market and cheap mortgages…

California home sales rise in August

房地產研究公司DataQuick表示,加州房價8月份上升至4年來高位,主要由於更多買家購入價格較高的房地產…

US home prices in July: Largest increase in 6 years

據美國最新的房地產數據顯示,截至7月為止的12個月間,美國房價已上漲3.8%,為6年來最大的增幅,進一步顯示美國房市已穩步復甦…