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San Francisco September 2021 Report: Sales, Prices, Trends

Economists generally believe there should be a rational equilibrium in the cost of housing of different housing types. But after ...

Bay Area Housing Affordability, Q2 2021

A 3 month rolling trends will illustrate market seasonality – typical seasonal ups and downs in median prices – as ...

San Francisco August 2021 Market Report: Sales, Prices, Trends

In the first 6 months of 2021, over $6.7 billion in home sales were reported to MLS in San Francisco, ...

San Francisco July 2021 Report: Sales, Prices, Trends

Approximately 3,885 MLS sales occurred in the six months through mid-June 2021. 54% of MLS sales ere condos, 38% were ...

San Francisco June 2021: Home Sales, Prices, Trends

Condo sales volume hits new peak; luxury condo and house sales hit new highs; inventory of listings declines amid heated ...

Bay Area Migration & Population Change

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San Francisco Real Estate Market May 2021 Report

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San Francisco Real Estate Prices & Market Conditions April 2021

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Bay Area Real Estate – 1 Year After the Pandemic Hit

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San Francisco Real Estate Market Accelerates March 2021 Report

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San Francisco Real Estate as 2021 Begins

Our January report focused mostly on 2020’s annual statistics. This report will put most of its attention on quarterly and ...

San Francisco Real Estate in 2020

Pandemic, shelter in place, mass unemployment, terrible financial hardships for many households and small businesses, new ways of working, office ...

A Strange Year Begins Winding Down December 2020 San Francisco Real Estate

Though the pandemic upended many normal seasonal trends this year, the market did begin its typical “holiday season” slowdown in ...

San Francisco House & Condo Markets Diverge – November 2020 Report

SF house and condo markets have been affected differently by the pandemic. This report attempts a deeper dive into the ...

San Francisco: 7 Months After the Pandemic Hit | October 2020 Report

The table below compares Q3 statistics across 5 years. Since the dynamics of the SF house and condo markets have ...

San Francisco Real Estate – A Complex Market September 2020

Despite the terrible fires, SF had a very active month in listings going into contract in August, hitting a high ...

San Francisco Real Estate – Complicated Market Conditions August 2020

As illustrated below, the San Francisco market currently reflects a variety of both positive and negative indicators. Among Bay Area ...

San Francisco Market Rebounds – July 2020 Report

Despite the ongoing health and economic crisis precipitated by COVID-19, the SF real estate market made a large recovery from ...

San Francisco Real Estate Spring 2020 Report

Supply & demand statistics, median sales price trends, sales and values by city district, the luxury home market, and the ...

San Francisco Real Estate Market Begins to Bounce Back – Slowly

May 2020 Crisis Update. Market activity begins to tick up after severe shelter-in-place plunge. Median home sales prices are up ...

Bay Area Real Estate & the Coronavirus Effects on Market Supply & Demand Dynamics April 2020 Report

Note that there is a time lag – usually 3 to 6+ weeks – between a new listing coming on ...

San Francisco Real Estate & the Coronavirus April 2020 Report

The first thing to remember is that there is a time lag – usually 3 to 6+ weeks – between ...

30+ Years of Bay Area Real Estate Cycles

Below is a look at the past 30+ years of San Francisco Bay Area real estate boom and bust cycles ...

San Francisco Real Estate March 2020 Report

There is a lot going on in the world right now and we won’t pretend to know how things will ...

Bay Area Real Estate February 2020 Report

It’s important to note that the Bay Area contains many different markets and market segments, sometimes following diverging trends in ...

San Francisco Real Estate January 2020 Report

Generally speaking, after years of high appreciation rates, annual 2019 Bay Area median home prices went down a little bit, ...

San Francisco Real Estate December 2019 Report

When the media reports on the “Bay Area median home price,” it’s worth remembering that SF is a relatively small ...

San Francisco Real Estate November 2019 Report

Using six-month-rolling figures for monthly median sales prices smooths out the often meaningless monthly fluctuations to illustrate broad, long-term appreciation ...

San Francisco Neighborhood Home Prices, Market Trends

Updated Market & Census Statistics, Home Prices & Appreciation Rates, Luxury Home Sales, Price Reductions, Employment & Interest Rates. It ...

San Francisco Bay Area Real Estate Markets Survey

Note that it is not unusual for median home sales prices to peak for the calendar year in spring (Q2) ...

Housing Affordability in the San Francisco Bay Area

Home Prices, Appreciation & Ownership Costs; Affordability Percentages, Household Incomes, Interest Rates, Rents & Homelessness. August 2019 Report – including ...

San Francisco Real Estate August 2019 Report

Sales & Values by District and Price Segment, Special Circumstance Sales, Market Seasonality, the Luxury Home Market & Foreign Buyers ...
San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends April 2024

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends April 2024

Q2 May See the Hottest Market Since the Peak of the Pandemic Boom.  

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends March 2024

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends March 2024

The Market Accelerates Rapidly Moving into Spring. There is a growing sense that in 2023 San Francisco hit its post-pandemic low – economically, socially, and certainly in media coverage and that it has now begun a significant recovery on all those fronts.    

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends February 2024

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends February 2024

Open house visitor numbers have surged, new listings coming on market have risen, the pipeline of coming listings is filling up faster than last year, and the number of homes going into contract is climbing rapidly as the market wakes up.  

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends January 2024

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends January 2024

Dramatically Improving Economic Indicators Suggest a Brighter 2024 Housing Market. In the last 2 months of 2023, the average, weekly, 30-year mortgage interest rate dropped from 7.79% to 6.61%.  

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends December 2023

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends December 2023

A Sudden, Positive Shift in Economic Indicators. “For the third sixth straight week, mortgage rates trended down, as new data indicates that inflationary pressures are receding. The combination of continued economic strength, lower inflation and lower mortgage rates should likely bring more potential homebuyers into the market.” Freddie Mac (FHLMC).     .    … View Article

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends November 2023

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends November 2023

Rising Interest Rates Continued to Impact Supply & Demand in October, But Early November Brings Big Shift in Economic Indicators.             The post San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends November 2023 first appeared on Paragon Specific.

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends October 2023

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends October 2023

Economic indicators have been challenging since the fall selling season began: Interest rates continued to rise through early October and stock markets generally continued to fall from mid- summer, YTD highs.         The post San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends October 2023 first appeared on Paragon Specific.

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends September 2023

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends September 2023

“The surprisingly quick recovery [of the housing market] suggests that the residential real-estate downturn is turning out to be shorter and shallower than many housing economists expected after mortgage rates soared last year…There still aren’t enough homes for sale to meet demand.” The Wall Street Journal, “The Fall in Home Prices May Already Be Over,”… View Article

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends August 2023

San Francisco Home Prices, Market Conditions & Trends August 2023

Generally speaking, the market slowed in July, a common seasonal trend, and August is usually one of the quietest months of the year though last year, a sudden, but short-lived drop in interest rates kindled buyer demand in August. Underlying economic dynamics – interest rates, inflation, financial markets, employment – remain on the same general… View Article

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