Bay Area Real Estate

November 25, 2019 - 6:25 am
The San Francisco Bay area home of late actor Robin Williams is for sale. Located in a few miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge in Tiburon, California, the six-bedroom, six-and-a-half bath estate is on the market for an asking price of $7.25 million, according to People . Robin Williams'...
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Keith Menconi
November 13, 2019 - 3:33 pm
San Jose State University students in need of housing will now be able to stay in an Airbnb for free through a new pilot program.
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Californians Move Out Of State As Housing Prices Soar
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Margie Shafer
November 05, 2019 - 12:21 pm
More residents are leaving California than moving into the Golden State, according to new data from the Census Bureau.
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Doug Sovern
November 05, 2019 - 10:51 am
Apple is the latest tech giant to commit billions of dollars to tackle the Bay Area’s housing crisis, and some local elected officials are thrilled.
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FILE - In this June 3, 2019, file photo Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif. Apple said Monday, Nov. 4, that it's committing $2.5 billion to combat California's housing crisis. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
AP News
November 04, 2019 - 11:41 am
Apple has committed $2.5 billion to ease California's housing crisis, eclipsing similar pledges by fellow Silicon Valley giants Google and Facebook to address a lack of affordable housing in a region where affluent tech workers have helped drive up the cost of homes. Apple's pledge Monday includes...
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Contra Costa County Sheriff deputies investigate a multiple shooting in Orinda, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019. Four people were killed and four others wounded in a Halloween night party shooting at a large rental home in a wealthy San Francisco Bay Area community, police said Friday. The shooting in the city of about 20,000 just east of Berkeley, happened at a party attended by 100 people said police chief David Cook. (Ray Chavez/East Bay Times via AP)
AP News
November 02, 2019 - 11:33 am
ORINDA, Calif. (AP) — Airbnb's CEO said the company was taking actions against unauthorized parties in the wake of a deadly shooting at a Halloween party held at an Airbnb rental home in California. In a series of tweets, Brian Chesky said Saturday the San Francisco-based company is expanding...
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Millennials in the Bay Area are not optimistic about home ownership
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Melissa Culross
October 21, 2019 - 3:24 pm
Despite the promise of well-paying jobs, millennials appear to be losing confidence in their ability to buy a home in the Bay Area.
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SAN FRANCISCO - OCTOBER 17: General view of the Marina district disaster zone after an earthquake, measuring 7.1 on the richter scale, rocks game three of the World Series between the Oakland A's and San Francisco Giants at Candlestick Park on October 17,
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Matt Bigler
October 17, 2019 - 5:00 am
It was 30 years ago this week that the Bay Area was rocked by the first major earthquake in decades: the 6.9 Loma Prieta quake that brought down a parts of bridges, buildings and highways. In this KCBS Radio Special Report reporter Matt Bigler takes a look at how individuals and institutions are...
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Gavin Newsom Signs Landmark Rent Control Legislation
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Doug Sovern
October 09, 2019 - 10:30 am
Gov. Gavin Newsom signs landmark legislation to provide rent control protection to tenants across the state.
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A sign is posted in front of a home that is for sale March 23, 2010 in San Francisco, California.
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Melissa Culross
September 27, 2019 - 1:26 pm
The gap between the haves and the have-nots in this country appears to be getting bigger. Figures released Thursday by the Census Bureau showed that income inequality is at its highest level in more than half a century.
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