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Lamorinda & Diablo Valley Real Estate September 2019 Report

Home Prices by City; Short-Term & Long-Term Appreciation Trends; Migration In & Out...
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Diablo Valley & Lamorinda Real Estate August 2019 Report

Sales & Values by City, Price Segment & Lot Size; Market Seasonality; Luxury...
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How did the spur of IPOs impact Bay Area housing markets?

Executive Summary: Higher-end sales (above $3 million) surged in the second quarter to...
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Diablo Valley & Lamorinda Q2 Market Report – Compass

Stock markets hit new peaks and interest rates hit multi-year lows. The market...
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June U.S. Jobs Report: Continued strength lowers expectations of Fed cut in July

Friday’s national employment report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that...
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California on track for longest job expansion in recorded history

California added 19,400 jobs in May bringing the unemployment rate down to 4.2...
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Plenty of Bay Area buyers, but why are they hesitant?

Executive Summary: While April’s momentum is slightly slower in May, May sales are...
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Compass May 2019 Bay Area Real Estate Update

While overall Bay Area pace of sales in May still trends 2 percent...
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Diablo Valley & Lamorinda Real Estate Markets June 2019 Report

Spring Market Dynamics Somewhat Cooler Than Spring 2018; Median Home Prices Stable; Luxury...
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Jobs Report: California sees largest monthly gain in two years

According to the latest report from the state Employment Development Department, California added 46,000...
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Neighborhood Spotlight: Downtown LA is soaring

Unless you’re new to Los Angeles, you remember well when downtown LA was filled...
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Home of the Week: Sweeping views on Malibu Road

Sea, sky, and luminous ocean light define this spectacular home, set steps from the...
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Spring has finally sprung in Los Angeles housing markets

Executive Summary: Home sales activity in Los Angeles finally picked up pace in April,...
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Compass NorCal April 2019 Real Estate Update

While pace of sales in April still trends below last year’s levels in most...
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Bay Area housing market shifting in anticipation of IPO demand

Executive Summary: IPO expectations are already showing up in home sales activity, particularly in...
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Diablo Valley & Lamorinda Real Estate May 2019 Report

With Aprils end, we now have 2 months of spring data unaffected by...
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Home of the Week: Queen Anne meets Alameda’s Gold Coast

915 Grand Street is one of the finest examples of preserved Queen Anne Revival...
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Neighborhood Spotlight: Jack London Square

It’s a historic neighborhood with a fascinating past and unparalleled waterfront access—so why isn’t...
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March U.S. Jobs Report: Are we in a Goldilocks Economy?

A Goldilocks Economy is an economy that is neither too hot or cold, in...
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Home of the Week: The Strawberry House, Benton & Park A.I.A

Step into this impressive space where wrap around glass walls showcase stunning and unobstructed...
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Home of the Week: Beautifully updated 1928 Hancock Park estate

The easy grandeur of California’s Golden Age is treasured and sensitively updated in this...
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