A median two-bedroom apartment in San Francisco now rents at $5,000 a month, while Oakland has become an increasingly attractive destination for buyers, renters, startups and established corporations
Zillow predicts the pace of home-value appreciation will drop by more than half over the next 12 months in the San Francisco metro area. The implications could be profound in the Bay Area, which has enjoyed one of the nation’s hottest housing markets over the past several years and where homeowners have come to expect beefy […]
You can estimate the value of your Oakland or San Francisco home on your own by talking to neighbors, attending open houses, using online sites, and talking with a qualified real estate professional
Construction has started on a 25-unit housing project in Oakland’s Uptown neighborhood less than a block away from Uber’s future headquarters, more evidence that a wave of new market-rate residential development is coming to the city.
On Sept. 23, Uber announced the purchase of Oakland’s old Sears building, which was recently rechristened Uptown Station by Lane Partners, a Silicon Valley-based developer of tech office parks. The space is replete with a ground-floor food court that specializes in locally grown organic delicacies such as tayberries and stuffed squash blossoms. Uber expects employees to start moving into the 330,000 square feet of office space upstairs sometime in 2017 as the company develops a larger campus in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood.
San Francisco’s Mission District is a cultural mishmash worth exploring if you’re into artisan coffee, boutique pastries, art galleries, dive bars, and lazing in the park.
Fall is almost here — time to dive into a new school year. It’s also a great time to tackle that home improvement project you’ve been putting off all summer. To help you do your homework, here are a few remodeling lessons from “Zillow Talk: The New Rules of Real Estate.” It pays to get A’s, but C’s get degrees. […]