Cost is one thing, but also consider the tangible and intangible benefits.
Should you worry about overpaying for the neighborhood?
A bow-tie shaped lot adds interest to a modern home with commanding views and iconoclastic appeal.
Young professional couples are buying up Alameda’s limited housing stock.
What are you doing with your backyard garage?
Pooling resources with family members or friends makes sense, but shareable properties like duplexes or single-family homes with auxiliary living units are scarce in the East Bay market.
The practice has become more common in the Bay Area but not as prevalent as you might think.
Zillow says the market is cooling, but Redfin says otherwise. Turns out there is truth in both.
In the sizzling-hot East Bay real estate market, a million dollars gets you a remodeled “starter” home in an “upcoming” neighborhood.
Densely saturated San Francisco just stepped aside as having the Bay Area’s must-buy property. According to Zillow’s Home Value Index, it’s Oakland—East Oakland—that wins the popularity prize.