Bay Area Housing

This 840-square-foot home in San Carlos sold for more than $1 million in 2019. San Carlos has the country's hottest real-estate neighborhood, Redfin said in a December 2019 report.
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Tim Ryan
December 24, 2019 - 10:07 am
A neighborhood on the Peninsula is the most competitive real estate market in the country, according to Redfin.
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 Traffic moves through an interchange along Interstate 580 on July 25, 2019 in Oakland, California.
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Matt Bigler
August 21, 2019 - 3:03 pm
The number of people spending big amounts of time to get to work, known as super commuters, has increased drastically in the San Francisco Bay Area, according to a new study.
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Bunkbeds at Podshare in San Francisco
Doug Sovern, KCBS Radio
Doug Sovern
June 11, 2019 - 7:00 pm
High cost of housing got you down? How about paying $1200 a month, for a bunk bed in San Francisco's Tenderloin?
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Margie Shafer
May 27, 2019 - 10:12 am
Gov. Gavin Newsom is still promoting the idea of building of more housing across the state, even though legislation tackling zoning restrictions has been set aside for the year.
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Rents continued to rise in San Francisco, despite a Zillow report saying they held steady across the country.
Matt Bigler
September 28, 2018 - 2:09 pm
Rents have stopped rising across the country for the first time since the Great Recession. According to Zillow, an online real estate database, median rent is unchanged nationally from a year ago.
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Kimberly Ellis told KCBS Radio that she and her husband have delayed having kids, because of the cost of living, their long commutes and career ambitions.
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Mike Colgan
September 17, 2018 - 3:38 pm
The high cost of living in the Bay Area has led many tech workers to put off starting a family or deciding to remain childless, according to a survey.
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Tim Ryan
May 22, 2018 - 2:47 pm
Changes are coming to a public parking area at the Berkeley Marina that's home to a growing number of people living in RV's, vans and trailers, after the city of Berkeley has told them to move on.
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Home Sold In Sunnyvale
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
April 24, 2018 - 8:44 am
U.S. home prices jumped in February as buyers compete fiercely over a dwindling number of properties for sale.
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A condemned home is seen Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Fremont, Calif. The condemned Northern California house with holes in the roof and mildew in the pipes sold last month for $1.23 million.
(AP Photo/Ben Margot)
April 18, 2018 - 2:55 pm
A condemned Northern California house with holes in the roof and mildew in the pipes sold last month for $1.23 million, a price tag that highlights how a housing shortage is fueling skyrocketing home prices in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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For Sale Sign
Holly Quan
September 17, 2017 - 10:00 am
Home prices in the Bay Area are so high that half of all local residents are thinking about leaving, new research suggests.
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