The Bay Area’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew at the fastest rate in the nation last year. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her expert take on state and regional economic trends. http://pacunion.us/2hyiFSc
With price increases aside, the environment for first time home buyers in the local real estate market is becoming less and less of a battle against investors. Real estate investors are leaving the market, giving more room to first time home buyers needing to take out a loan to finance their first home purchase.