Weekly Real Estate Update

The Bay Area's Fastest-Paced Housing Markets: Q2 2018

Homes in one San Mateo County city flew off the market in less than two weeks in the second quarter. Find out where Bay Area homebuyers need to act the fastest to successfully seal a deal at https://pacunion.us/2LpdReW


Bay Area Posts Double-Digit Percent Home Price Gains for the 13th Straight Month in July

The nine-county Bay Area continued to record substantial year-over-year price gains in July, further shutting out more buyers and causing sales activity to spike in some of the region's relatively more affordable markets. Read more at https://pacunion.us/2nXN68a


U.S. Home Prices Again Reach New Peak in the Second Quarter

Home prices increased in nine of 10 U.S. metropolitan areas in the most recently completed quarter, with the Bay Area laying claim to the nation's only two major $1 million-plus housing markets. Details are online at https://pacunion.us/2LiVqZt


More Than Six in 10 Millennials Lack a Prime Homebuying Credit Score

Besides student debt, rising home prices, and higher mortgage rates, most millennials also face the challenge of improving their credit scores to enter the housing market. Read more at https://pacunion.us/2wpE73z


Real Estate Roundup: Silicon Valley Claims America's Two Most Expensive Housing Markets

Another report highlights Silicon Valley's extreme wealth, while, more surprisingly, a new study says that San Francisco families have the most disposable income in the U.S. Get the rundown on the latest housing headlines in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup. It’s online at https://pacunion.us/2MzCM4X