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Real Estate Roundup: East Bay Suburb Named California's Best Place to Live

June 26, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

THE BAY AREA DOMINATES LIST OF CALIFORNIA’S TOP PLACES TO LIVE
High home values, sizable incomes, and low unemployment rates place Bay Area communities high on the list of ...

Pacific Union and John Aaroe Group Professionals Honored for 2016 Sales Results

June 23, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

Pacific Union and John Aaroe Group are proud to share the news that nine of our elite real estate professionals have been honored by a respected industry publication for ...

MLSes and Portals Should Respect Exclusive Listings

June 21, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

A continued industry debate is again being pushed, tested, and in some cases, sold out by Wall Street-driven Zillow Group. It never ceases to amaze me what Zillow will do ...

Californians Gained $25,000 in Home Equity, on Average, Over the Past Year

June 20, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

Golden State homeowners pulled in the nation’s second-largest equity gain in the first quarter, as the San Francisco metro area again posted the highest number of ...

Real Estate Roundup: Bay Area Suburb Is Still the Hottest U.S. Real Estate Market

June 13, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

VALLEJO TOPS HOT-MARKETS LIST FOR FOURTH CONSECUTIVE MONTH
America’s housing market is experiencing the most intense demand on record this spring, as throngs of buyers ...

Real Estate Roundup: Bay Area Home Prices Hit New Peak – Again

May 31, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

BAY AREA, THREE LOCAL COUNTIES SEE ALL-TIME HOME PRICE HIGHS IN APRIL
The Bay Area’s exceptionally tight supply of homes for sale caused sales to plummet in April and drove ...

U.S. Homes Are Selling Faster Than Ever This Spring

May 31, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

Serious home shoppers who are hitting the open-house circuit hard during the traditionally busy spring season should not hesitate long, as properties are flying off the ...

Americans Are Confident in the Housing Market but Concerned With Rising Mortgage Rates

May 31, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

Most Americans are optimistic about the current state of the economy and the real estate market, although potentially higher interest rates are causing some ...

Bay Area Pending Home Sales Continue to Plummet

May 31, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

Golden State pending home sales dropped for the fourth straight month in April, with the inventory-starved Bay Area feeling the brunt of the declining activity.

The ...

Real Estate Roundup: Bay Area Sees Big-Time Postrecession Home Price Growth

May 18, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

SAN JOSE, SAN FRANCISCO HOUSING MARKETS ARE THE COUNTRY’S MOST RECOVERED
When the Great Recession hit the Bay Area less than a decade ago, it hit hard, as jobs evaporated ...

First-Time Buyers Spending Significantly More on Home Renovations

May 18, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

More news that coincides with National Home Improvement Month: First-time buyers pumped quite a bit more money into renovations in 2016 than they did the previous year, and ...

Rebecca Hoffman Team Movies to Pacific Union

May 12, 2017

Rebecca Hoffman

Rebecca Hoffman Team Movies to Pacific Union

With Pacific Union, we have found the perfect setting for our global-focused and detail-oriented approach to real estate. The agency's "big picture" ...

Two-Thirds of the Best-Paying U.S. Companies Call the Bay Area Home

May 10, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

For the second straight year, Bay Area-based tech heavyweights dominate the list of the nation’s highest-paying companies — good news for anyone who’s landed a job at one ...

Key Points From the "Golden Bridge From China" Event

May 10, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

Bay Area real estate has long been a popular investment choice for Chinese nationals, but the landscape is quickly changing.

To assess the current state of affairs, law ...

Innovation or Just More Conflicts of Interest?

May 10, 2017

Article by Pacific Union

With great fanfare, DeLeon Realty recently announced that it would no longer charge a buy-side commission on transactions in which its real estate professionals worked both ...