Zillow expects pace of San Francisco home-value appreciation to fall sharply: Should you sell now?

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 […]

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Why Uber and Other Tech Companies are Moving Across the Bay

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.

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Fall Home Improvement Tips

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. […]

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