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We are excited to join Compass!

Compass Merges with Paragon and Expands in San Francisco Bay Area Compass is now the #1 real estate company by market share in San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO​ - July 9, 2018 - Compass, the real estate technology company, today announced it has acquired Paragon, a brokerage firm serving the San Francisc o Bay Area. With [...]

We are excited to join Compass!2018-09-14T09:42:47+00:00

Seasonality: How Market Dynamics Change by Season

Seasonality typically affects inventory levels, buyer demand and median home prices, often in very significant ways – as is illustrated in the following charts. However, it is not the only factor affecting market conditions and trends – general economic conditions and financial market movements, new construction projects coming on market, significant changes in interest rates, local stock [...]

Seasonality: How Market Dynamics Change by Season2018-09-14T09:42:47+00:00

SF Multi-Unit Residential Income Market

The Multi-Unit Residential Property Markets of San Francisco, Alameda & Marin Counties This report generally separates out the 2-4 unit and the 5+ unit apartment building markets, since they typically have different dynamics and values. All the statistics below are broad generalities covering a wide variety of buildings of very different location, size, quality, condition, [...]

SF Multi-Unit Residential Income Market2018-09-14T09:42:47+00:00

What Costs How Much Where in San Francisco

Median sales price is that price at which half the sales occurred for less and half for more. Average dollar per square foot reflects the livable interior space of a home and does not include garages, storage, rooms built without permit, decks or outdoor space – not all sales report square footage, and interior square [...]

What Costs How Much Where in San Francisco2018-09-14T09:42:47+00:00

2018 YTD: A Wild Ride for San Francisco Real Estate

By any measure, the heat of the San Francisco market in the first half of 2018 has been among the most blistering ever. Probably only 3 or 4 other periods over the past 50 years have seen a comparable intensity of buyer demand vis a vis the supply of listing inventory available to purchase. This [...]

2018 YTD: A Wild Ride for San Francisco Real Estate2018-09-14T09:42:47+00:00

Bay Area Market Survey: From Billionaires in Mansions to Flippers & Fixer-Uppers

The county and city appreciation percentages in the chart above were calculated by averaging changes in both median sales prices and average dollar per square foot values. We also incorporated S&P Case-Shiller SF metro area calculations based upon its algorithm breaking the market into thirds by price segment. Each city and county includes within itself [...]

Bay Area Market Survey: From Billionaires in Mansions to Flippers & Fixer-Uppers2018-09-14T09:42:47+00:00

Affordability & the Cost of Housing in the SF Bay Area

The California Association of Realtors recently released its Housing Affordability Index (HAI) for the 1st quarter of 2018, which measures the percentage of households that can afford to buy the median priced single family dwelling (house). In this analysis, affordability is affected by 3 major factors: county median house price, mortgage interest rates, and the [...]

Affordability & the Cost of Housing in the SF Bay Area2018-09-14T09:42:48+00:00

San Francisco Luxury House, Luxury Condo, Co-op and TIC Markets

As seen in the chart below, so far in 2018, SF luxury home sales have been very strong, higher than in any previous year since the recovery began in 2012. The recent stock market volatility notwithstanding, the economic confidence that has been sweeping the nation is also showing up in our luxury home markets. For [...]

San Francisco Luxury House, Luxury Condo, Co-op and TIC Markets2018-09-14T09:42:48+00:00