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Silicon Valley Estate Now Listed for Nearly 50% Less

Silicon Valley Estate Now Listed for Nearly 50% Less

On the market for $23.995 million in 2015, the list price for the Los Altos Hills home with nearly 17,000 square feet of living space at 11627 Dawson Drive was reduced to $18.95 million early last year. Eight months later the list price for the 5.6-acre estate that’s also... Read More »

Demand Really Dropped in San Francisco but Not Around the Bay

Demand Really Dropped in San Francisco but Not Around the Bay

Seeking to rationalize the recent drops in recorded home sales in San Francisco, a lack of inventory, seasonality and changes in the mortgage market which shifted sales at the end of 2015 have all been invoked to explain it away with the wave of a hand. So let’s take... Read More »

Employment in S.F. and the East Bay Just Dropped the Most since 2009

Employment in S.F. and the East Bay Just Dropped the Most since 2009

While the upwardly revised December count of the number of people living in San Francisco with a job ended up adding 1,300 to the employment roll, the January count eliminated 6,900, which is the largest monthly drop in San Francisco employment since January 2009. That being said, there are... Read More »

San Francisco Home Sales Drop 15 Percent, Greater Bay Area Holds

San Francisco Home Sales Drop 15 Percent, Greater Bay Area Holds

While the estimated number of single-family homes and condos that traded hands across the Bay Area last month (4,849) dropped 31.4 percent from the month before with typical seasonality in play, the overall sales volume was 0.2 percent higher than the same time last year (January 2016). But in addition... Read More »

49ers’ QB Colin Kaepernick Has Sold His Bay Area Home

49ers’ QB Colin Kaepernick Has Sold His Bay Area Home

San Francisco 49ers quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, has sold his gated San Jose home at 4903 Eastbourne Court for $3.075 million, which is roughly 3 percent more than Kaepernick had invested in the property over the past two years, having purchased the 4,600-square-foot home for $2.7 million and spent $300K... Read More »

Building Up Burlingame’s Waterfront

Building Up Burlingame’s Waterfront

The ground has officially been broken for an 18-acre development at 300 Airport Boulevard, adjacent to Coyote Point in Burlingame. Five buildings and a parking garage will rise up to seven stories in height across the site, yielding 767,000 square feet of commercial space designed by Gensler for Chinese... Read More »

Bay Area Home Sales Dropped Nearly 10% in December, More in SF

Bay Area Home Sales Dropped Nearly 10% in December, More in SF

The estimated number of Bay Area single-family homes and condos that traded hands this past December (7,136) was 9.1 percent lower than in December 2015, having dropped 4.4 percent from the month before at a time of the year when sales typically rise. And in San Francisco, the year-over-year... Read More »

Bay Area Home Sales Drop, Mix Drives Median Price Jump in SF

Bay Area Home Sales Drop, Mix Drives Median Price Jump in SF

While home sales typically tick up in October, the number of Bay Area single-family homes and condos that traded hands (7,500) dropped 5.4 percent from September to October and was 1.5 percent lower versus the same time last year. And in San Francisco, the drops were more dramatic, with... Read More »

49ers’ QB Colin Kaepernick is Selling his Home in San Jose

49ers’ QB Colin Kaepernick is Selling his Home in San Jose

The San Francisco 49ers quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, has just put his gated San Jose home at 4903 Eastbourne Court on the market for $2.895 million. Kaepernick purchased the 4,600 square foot house, which sits on a half-acre lot and features 12-foot ceilings on the first floor, for $2.7 million... Read More »

Unemployment Ticks up in SF, but Employment Ticks up Even More

Unemployment Ticks up in SF, but Employment Ticks up Even More

While the unemployment rate in San Francisco ticked up from 3.3 percent in September to 3.4 percent last month, it was driven by an increase in the size of the labor force and the number of people living in the city with a job increased by 2,400 to a... Read More »