Bay Area

December 4, 2012 - 3:17 PM
It's officially December, and families across the United States are preparing for their holiday of choice. While some people celebrate their Jewish faith with a menorah, others observe the Christmas spirit with a Christmas tree. Residents who have purchased real estate in Santa Clara have the opportunity Read More

Winter wonderland comes to Santa Clara

It's officially December, and families across the United States are preparing for their holiday of choice.

December 3, 2012 - 3:57 PM
The City of Berkeley Police and Fire Departments have partnered with the U.S. Marine Corps for the 2012 Toys for Tots program, an annual tradition for many local residents. Every year, toys are provided to kids who might otherwise not receive presents during the holiday season, and people who live in the Read More

Berkeley officials host Toys for Tots program

The City of Berkeley Police and Fire Departments have partnered with the U.S. Marine Corps for the 2012 Toys for Tots program, an annual tradition for many local residents.

December 3, 2012 - 3:57 PM
The Oakland City Council recently passed a local ordinance that would require all purchases of non-owner occupied properties to register their transactions directly with the city of Oakland, according to The Post News Group. The ordinance was passed with the intention of protecting the houses for sale in Read More

Oakland City Council passes ordinance to prevent real estate speculation

The Oakland City Council recently passed a local ordinance that would require all purchases of non-owner occupied properties to register their transactions directly with the city of Oakland, according to The Post News Group.

December 3, 2012 - 2:46 PM
Haight and Ashbury, commonly referred to as “The Haight,” is a vibrant neighborhood in San Francisco known for its rich nightlife, superb shopping and diverse community. In fact, the Haight is one of the richest commercial centers in San Francisco, and buying Bay Area real estate in this sector puts you in Read More

Buying Bay Area real estate in "The Haight"

Haight and Ashbury, commonly referred to as “The Haight,” is a vibrant neighborhood in San Francisco known for its rich nightlife, superb shopping and diverse community. In fact, the Haight is one of the richest commercial centers in San Francisco, and buying Bay Area real estate in this sector puts you in the midst of it all.

November 30, 2012 - 5:25 PM
It's been a few years since the housing bust of the mid-2000s, and with that comes time for recovery. The real estate market has been steadily posting gains in 2012 in metros across the nation. Small cities to the north and large cities to the south are seeing home values increase, property sales improve Read More

California housing market posts gains

It's been a few years since the housing bust of the mid-2000s, and with that comes time for recovery.

November 30, 2012 - 5:25 PM
Every major metro area in the United States has some form of public transportation, whether it is a subway system like the T service in Boston or the trolley cars that dot the streets of San Francisco. The homes for sale in Oakland have access to buses, ferries and trains that take residents across the San Read More

Transportation innovations in Oakland

Every major metro area in the United States has some form of public transportation.

November 30, 2012 - 5:23 PM
San Francisco is known by many names in the modern world. The City by the Bay, Frisco and The Golden Gate City are just a few of the monikers it has gathered over the years. However, the homes for sale in San Francisco are located in a region regarded by a slightly less flashy name. The U.S. Federal Reserve Read More

Industry happenings in San Francisco

San Francisco is known by many names in the modern world.

November 30, 2012 - 5:21 PM
The city of San Francisco recently unveiled GreenFinanceSF, part of the larger Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program to promote clean energy and general greening of homes and buildings in the city, according to Just Means. The municipal initiative offers state and federal funding to investors who Read More

San Francisco unveils program to promote green construction

The city of San Francisco recently unveiled GreenFinanceSF, part of the larger Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program to promote clean energy and general greening of homes and buildings in the city, according to Just Means.

November 30, 2012 - 5:21 PM
The homes for sale in the Bay Area are located in close proximity to a number of different international airports. There are three major air hubs in the greater region - San Francisco International Airport (KFSO), Oakland International Airport (KOAK) and the Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. Read More

Get a cheap flight out of the Bay Area

The homes for sale in the Bay Area are located in close proximity to a number of different international airports.

November 30, 2012 - 5:19 PM
Skiing and snowboarding are rather unique hobbies that are a great way to expend energy and enjoy the outdoors, but they require a relatively cold climate and snow. Unfortunately, the homes for sale in the Bay Area typically experience mild temperatures and very clear weather, and some people believe a move Read More

Top 3 skiing and snowboarding destinations near the Bay Area

Skiing and snowboarding are rather unique hobbies that are a great way to expend energy and enjoy the outdoors.

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