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Community Focus: South San Francisco is booming - Bay Area Living
South San Francisco is a peninsula city located 10 miles south of Downtown San Francisco. It is part of San Mateo County.It's a desirable place to live and work in the Bay Area. Already a hotspot that attracts investors and large enter... Continue Reading »
Why it’s cheaper to buy than to rent in San Francisco - Bay Area Living
The verdict is in: it's financially smarter to buy a home than to rent one out – even in the Bay Area.Why?Numbers don't lieIn October 2017, Trulia reported that it is 37.4% more cost-effective than renting across the US. ... Continue Reading »
Buying Your home in the Bay Area now - Bay Area Living
The best time to buy a home in the Bay Area is right now. Here's why:Home and mortgage prices are expected to keep risingWith a shrinking inventory and an unwavering demand, San Francisco remains atop the lists of the country's m... Continue Reading »
Solano County’s Trails and Parks - Bay Area Living
Those looking forward to unforgettable outdoor adventures can explore many of Solano County’s scenic trails and parks. Here are some of the best spots to check out:Rockville Trails PreserveHikers looking to experience Solano Count... Continue Reading »
Things to do in Downtown San Mateo - Bay Area Living
Known as an award-winning tourist destination, Downtown San Mateo treats visitors to a scenic, walkable urban neighborhood lined with historic buildings, trendy restaurants and cafés, and colorful street art.There are plenty of interes... Continue Reading »
The rise of co-working spaces in the North Bay - Bay Area Living
For the past several years, co-working spaces have served as the ideal solution for various small businesses and work-from-home entrepreneurs in the North Bay. Shared workspaces have become increasingly popular due to their versatility – ... Continue Reading »
The Best family-friendly destinations in Contra Costa County - Bay Area Living
Located at the northernmost section of the East Bay region, Contra Costa County is a county known for providing an outstanding quality of life, with its top-performing schools, business-friendly environment, and quiet neighborhoods.For ... Continue Reading »
Wineries with the best views of Napa Valley - Bay Area Living
Napa Valley is home to some of the most breathtaking views in the world. Nothing comes close to the feeling you get when you're sipping a Cabernet Sauvignon red wine while taking in breathtaking views of endless vineyards stretching beyond ... Continue Reading »
What you need to know about buying a home in San Francisco - Bay Area Living
Buying a home for the first time can often seem like an intimidating endeavor – especially if you’re looking for one in a hot market like San Francisco & the Bay Area. The city has one of the most competitive markets in the country, whi... Continue Reading »
Contra Costa County’s Historic Attractions - Bay Area Living
Get a glimpse of Contra Costa County's storied past by visiting any of these historic sites:Alvarado Adobe 5 Church LnThe adobe house and the surrounding gardens and grape arbor were built by Jesús María Castro for his mother ... Continue Reading »
Vallejo among the Country’s Hottest Real Estate Markets - Bay Area Living
Realtor.com named Vallejo the hottest real estate market in the United States in May 2017. The waterfront city has been on the real estate website's radar since 2016, along with other Bay Area markets like San Francisco and San Jose.Val... Continue Reading »
Supply of Starter Homes Increases in the Bay Area - Bay Area Living
Tired of renting? Here's what you need to know about starter homes in the Bay Area.Market trendsThe good news is that the supply of starter homes in the San Jose-Oakland-San Francisco Bay Area is increasing year-over-year. It's a we... Continue Reading »
The Best Bars in Downtown Napa - Bay Area Living
Looking for a good time? You don't need to go far from home if you live in Napa – hit the downtown bars and restaurants for a fun night out.1313 Main 1313 Main St1313 Main is all about wine and great food. The place looks like... Continue Reading »
Solano County Real Estate Trends - Bay Area Living
Are you buying or selling a home in Solano County? Here’s what you need to know about the local real estate:Off to a strong startThe local housing market was off to a strong start in 2017, with home prices rising at a quicker rat... Continue Reading »
Bushrod Named Hottest Neighborhood of 2017 - Bay Area Living
Bushrod, a North Oakland neighborhood, might not be the first neighborhood that comes to mind when you think of Bay Area real estate, but that's about to change – residential real estate website Redfin named it the hottest neighborhood o... Continue Reading »