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Why San Francisco is one of the best cities in the US for college students - Bay Area Living
According to a recent study from the American Institute for Economic Research (AIER), San Francisco offers the best environment for college students among “major” metropolitan cities (those with more than 2.5 million residents) across t... Continue Reading »
The best school districts in the San Francisco Bay Area - Bay Area Living
Parents and soon-to-be parents often experience some difficulty searching for a home in the Bay Area, with its extensive geography and multiple municipalities. One major factor that could influence your decision is the right school district... Continue Reading »
Commercial real estate trends in the Bay Area - Bay Area Living
In 2017, businesses throughout the US are keeping a close eye on the effect of the Trump administration’s increased infrastructure spending and reduced taxes.The new administration is utilizing old supply-side economics to boost the ... Continue Reading »
The Bay Area is the top market in the country for sellers - Bay Area Living
According to a recent report from Zillow.com, the Bay Area’s soaring home appreciation values combined with its limited inventory has made it one of the hottest markets in the US for sellers.Zillow came up with their rankings by taki... Continue Reading »
Things to do at Pier 39 - Bay Area Living
As one of San Francisco’s top destinations, Pier 39 features a wide array of exciting attractions, including shopping, dining, street performances, unforgettable events, virtual reality rides, fascinating sea creatures, an aquarium, and t... Continue Reading »
What makes San Francisco such a desirable place to live in? - Bay Area Living
San Francisco has long been considered one the most desirable and historical US cities to live in, a decree hard to argue otherwise. San Francisco boasts a world-class culinary scene, a vibrant technological driven economy, incredible micr... Continue Reading »
Hot neighborhood alert: Temescal, Oakland - Bay Area Living
Once filled with horse stables and barns, Temescal has quickly become the first word in Oakland cool – a hipster neighborhood par excellence, where those in the know go to shop, eat, and hang out. Temescal’s main strip is Telegraph... Continue Reading »
The Yerba Buena Neighborhood Cultural District: Top 5 spots to check out - Bay Area Living
View from Yerba Buena GardensFast becoming one of San Francisco’s hottest neighborhoods, Yerba Buena’s streets are perennially overflowing with fashionistas, artists, partygoers, and curious tourists, giving it an undeniably hip and col... Continue Reading »
Exploring Oakland’s Urban Wine Trail - Bay Area Living
Not to knock it, but it can’t be denied that touring the well-trodden California Wine Country can sometimes be a bit of a slog. The crowds, the prices, the traffic – it can all add up. Luckily, Oakland has come up with an antidote. ... Continue Reading »
7 Home-Buying Tips for Millennials and First-Time Buyers - Bay Area Living
For first-time buyers and millennials, the prospect of buying a home can be a daunting one. It’s a big step and one you’re not likely to know a lot about beforehand. But don’t panic, help is at hand. To get you started, take a look at... Continue Reading »
The 10 Most Expensive ZIP Codes in the Bay Area - Bay Area Living
Home to Silicon Valley and Napa Valley, not to mention one of the world’s most dynamic alpha cities, the Bay Area is all about living the good life. Little surprise then that the region can boast four of the 10 most expensive zip codes in... Continue Reading »
5 Maintenance Tips for Keeping your Home in Top Shape - Bay Area Living
To avoid future headaches and bank-busting repair costs, your home should be given all the tender loving care it deserves. Follow my five top tips and your home will be looking happy and healthy all year round. Check the roof Don... Continue Reading »
4 of 2016’s Top 10 Counties for Luxury Homes are in San Francisco - Bay Area Living
Although Manhattan reigns supreme in the U.S. luxury market, four counties in San Francisco earned their spots in Realtor.com's 2016 Luxury Home Index.To come up with the luxury home index, Realtor.com took into consideration three main fa... Continue Reading »
Why buying a fixer-upper is a good idea - Bay Area Living
Buying a fixer-upper can be a risky move, but this year, it might be the best decision you'll make. Here are a couple of reasons why you should buy a fixer-upper in 2017.Home prices are getting higher. According to MarketWatch, home p... Continue Reading »
San Mateo’s biking and hiking trails - Bay Area Living
Popular among outdoor enthusiasts, San Mateo is home to a number of biking and hiking trails always worth exploring. Here are some of the best picks in the area.Foster City Located within San Mateo County, Foster City is home to a num... Continue Reading »