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San Francisco Real Estate Market | February 2021

San Francisco Real Estate Home Sales Surge at End of 2020. High Demand Gets 2021 Off to Heated Start. February 2021 Housing Market Report Our January report focused mostly on 2020’s annual statistics. This report will put most of its attention on quarterly and monthly indicators, which better illustrate...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | January 2021

2020 San Francisco Housing Market Overview January 2021   Pandemic, shelter in place, mass unemployment, terrible financial hardships for many households and small businesses, new ways of working, office buildings empty, people move, rents plunge, dreadful fires, an anxious presidential election, interest rates to historic lows, stock markets...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | December 2020

San Francisco Real Estate A Strange Year Begins Winding Down December 2020   Though the pandemic upended many normal seasonal trends this year, the market did begin its typical “holiday season” slowdown in November - however activity remained well above levels of last year. It is unknown how the...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | November 2020

San Francisco Real Estate House & Condo Market Dynamics Dramatically Diverge November 2020   SF house and condo markets have been affected differently by the pandemic. This report attempts a deeper dive into the data across the city and within different city districts. The market typically starts a big slowdown in...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | October 2020

San Francisco Real Estate Market 7 Months after the Pandemic Struck October 2020   The table below compares Q3 statistics across 5 years.  Since the dynamics of the SF house and condo markets have significantly diverged since the pandemic struck - the condo market has been weaker - we...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | September 2020

San Francisco Real Estate Market September 2020   Despite the terrible fires, SF had a very active month in listings going into contract in August, hitting a high point for the year and matching the high points of recent years. Surprisingly, the fires did not significantly impact the...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | August 2020

San Francisco Real Estate Market Mixed Indicators August 2020   As illustrated below, the San Francisco market currently reflects a variety of both positive and negative indicators. Among Bay Area markets, the city is seeing the softest recovery from the initial shelter-in-place plunge in activity in early spring, while...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | July 2020

San Francisco Real Estate Market Rebounds Dramatically Median house sales price hits new monthly high July 2020 report   Despite the ongoing health and economic crisis precipitated by COVID-19, the SF real estate market made a large recovery from the steep declines in March and April. The SF median house...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | June 2020

San Francisco Real Estate Spring 2020 Report Supply & demand statistics, median sales price trends, sales and values by city district, the luxury home market, and the ongoing effects of COVID-19 June 2020   Generally speaking, market activity – as measured by the number of listings going into contract –...

San Francisco Real Estate Market | May 2020

San Francisco Real Estate Market Begins to Bounce Back - Slowly   May 2020 Crisis Update   Market activity begins to tick up after severe shelter-in-place plunge. Median home sales prices are up. Interest rates hit new low. ----------------------------------------------------- Shelter-in-place caused steep drops in activity across the board in what is...