February 27, 2023
Early 2023 Data Suggests That Buyers Are Beginning To Jump Back In
February 19, 2023
January 30, 2023
In late January 2023, the California Department of Finance released updated county population estimates.
January 22, 2023
Interest rates, financial markets, inflation, housing affordability, consumer confidence, employment, population change, mortgage debt, and other factors and indicators
January 8, 2023
2022 Review of Selected Indicators
December 19, 2022
Interest rates, financial markets, housing affordability, consumer confidence, employment, population change, mortgage debt, and other factors and indicators.
December 15, 2022
But thousands of Bay Area homes continue to sell, some very quickly at over asking price: With the shifts in market conditions, pricing has correctly become an imperative for sellers.
October 12, 2022
Virtually across the Bay Area, media sales prices retreated dramatically from their spring peaks. Part of this was due to season trends: It's common for median sales prices to peak for the calendar year in Q2, the drop in the summer. But part of the price decline was clearly due to changing market conditions in supply and demand prompted by significant shifts and volatility in indicators like inflation, interest rates, stock markets and consumer confidence. In some markets spring to summer declines in the average size of houses sold played a role in median price drops.
September 7, 2022
As of early September, interest rates have increased again and stock markets have declined once more