San Mateo Real Estate News
Real Estate news for San Mateo, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Yesterday | via SNL Financial
EPS came to a loss of $1.56 per share, compared to a gain of 79 cents per share in the prior-year quarter. 's Westfield World Trade Center mall in Manhattan, N.Y., could have a number of empty spaces at its planned mid-August , according to a report from The Real Deal . Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via ClayCord.com
A strong job market, optimism and a short supply of homes underlie a record stretch of high home prices in the Bay Area, according to the research firm CoreLogic. The median price of homes in the Bay Area in June was $712,000, the third consecutive monthly record, according to the latest CoreLogic data released today. Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via Palo Alto Weekly
The Gamble Garden in Palo Alto will hold its 4th annual Tomato Extravaganza on Sept. 17, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at 1431 Waverley St. UC master gardeners say August is a good time to prune hydrangeas by cutting off older stems that have flowered. Comment?
Friday Jul 22 | via Palo Alto Weekly
A diverse parade of nonprofit, union and civic leaders turned out Tuesday night to a meeting of the Menlo Park City Council to give their enthusiastic support for a development proposal that would eventually almost double the number of employees working at Facebook's growing campus in east Menlo Park. With the council's unanimous approval of the term sheet for a development agreement that had only been publicly available for a few days, it appears the company's much-praised involvement with the Belle Haven neighborhood and a package of community benefits valued at more than $15 million earned it "likes" from a solid majority of Menlo Park leaders. Comment?
Thursday Jul 21 | via The Daily Democrat
The median price for single-family homes in the Bay Area set yet another record last month, reaching $755,000, while Yolo County homes also rose in value. But even as the price tag went up, the number of sales went down, reflecting what by now is an all-too-common refrain in the region's housing story: high cost, low supply. Comment?
15 hrs ago | via New York Sun
The battle over Airbnb is taking center stage at the Democratic National Convention. The fight is emblematic of the dispute between Republicans and Democrats over who should steer the economy: government regulators, on the one hand, or consumers and business innovators on the other. Comment?
Monday | via Inman News
The California Association of Realtors filed a federal lawsuit against Massachusetts-based PDFfiller Inc., alleging the tech firm has copied, published and sold at least 64 of CAR's copyrighted real estate forms "many hundreds of thousands of times, and possibly millions of times" through its website without authorization. Apartment List released its July rent report for Los Angeles, finding rents were flat over June, but L.A. continues to be one of California's most expensive cities for renters. Comment?
Sunday Jul 24 | via The Wave
Jennifer and Bob Hochstadter of Dana Point no longer needed five bedrooms' worth of space, so they sold their Laguna Niguel home and moved into their smaller Dana Point rental, pocketing cash for travel and retirement. Lake Forest agent Jenean Hill has had at least five clients seeking to cash out their California homes over the past several years. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via The Wave
For more than a generation, opportunistic California politicians have barraged voters with woeful tales about how the most productive, inventive, wealthy and enterprising Californians are leaving this state in droves to avoid high taxes and excessive government regulation. These stories, used successfully by the likes of Pete Wilson and Arnold Schwarzenegger while running for governor, and unsuccessfully by failed candidates from Bill Simon to Meg Whitman and Neel Kashkari, tell of rich Californians seeking greener pastures in more laissez faire states like Texas and Idaho. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via Inside Bay Area
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced they are backing state Attorney General Kamala Harris, a longtime political ally of the president, in California's historic Democrat-on-Democrat U.S. Senate race. The president praised Harris as a "lifelong courtroom prosecutor" who has fought international gangs, oil companies and the big banks responsible for the mortgage crisis. Comment?
4 min ago | via The Harbor Times Soup
Dave Clough specializes in architectural photography and offers architects and architectural designers, images which emphasize the strengths of their designs while capturing the character, life and energy of their buildings. He also works with: a real estate agents striving for the most attractive and appealing way to market and sell their properties a builders looking to document their craftsmanship a hotels and restaurants looking to convey the charm and uniqueness of their commercial establishments He is committed to the craft and art of photography to convey a building's beauty through the camera's lens. Comment?
5 min ago | via The Gazette
The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes crept up in June, a possible indication that the recent growth in real estate sales is still on track. The National Association of Realtors says its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.2 percent last month to 111, regaining some ground after a dip in May. The index of upcoming sales improved 1 percent from a year ago, as buyer demand remains strong despite fewer properties being listed for sale. Comment?
Yesterday | via The Gazette
Rick Sisco poses for a portrait on what is left of the back patio of his home on Constellation Drive on Monday, July 18, 2016. Photo by Ryan Jones, The Gazette. Comment?
11 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
A measure of homes under contract for sale rose slightly in June, as ongoing job growth and low interest rates continued to support the U.S. housing market going into the second half of the year. Comment?
11 min ago | via Valley Morning Star
Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods have fallen by the largest amount in nearly two years. Comment?
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