Weekly Real Estate Update

A Look at California's November Jobs, The Fed’s Interest-Rate Decision, and the State's Population Growth

Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers an analysis of California's November job numbers, as well as thoughts on the Federal Reserve's recent decision to raise interest rates. You’ll find it exclusively at https://tinyurl.com/ycq6blyk



What Are First-Time Homebuyers' Biggest Regrets?

Anyone who is shopping for a home for the first time likely feels some apprehension, but learning from the mistakes of other real estate newbies can help buyers make better decisions. Read more at https://tinyurl.com/yd7f9bwa


California Homebuyers See More Favorable Market Conditions in November

Golden State housing inventory again improved in November while price appreciation continued to moderate, finally presenting more promising prospects for buyers who have been shut out of the market. Details are available at https://tinyurl.com/ydz4a659


Survey: Few Millennial Renters Plan to Buy Homes in 2019

Yet another poll has confirmed that millennials are keen on homeownership, but only a small percentage of them plan to enter the real estate market in the coming year. For more information, head to https://tinyurl.com/y7bqphfs


Community Giving Fund Honors 12 L.A. Charities

The Pacific Union International L.A. community celebrated an evening of festivities and generosity at the company holiday party at the Petersen Automotive Museum, honoring 12 local charities selected by the Community Giving Fund. Details are available at https://tinyurl.com/y9bdgep9


San Francisco: America's Best City for Keeping New Year's Resolutions

New Year's resolutions are easy to set but not always so easy to keep. But if you live in San Francisco, you stand a better shot than you do anywhere else in the country. Read more at https://tinyurl.com/ycejatnm


Compass Opens Los Angeles’ Most Community- and Architecture-Centric Real Estate Office

More of a community outpost than traditional office, the innovatively designed space of our newest office is located in the 1920s Keystone Building in Larchmont Village. Take a look here: https://tinyurl.com/ycorhjvv