Homebuyers In Placer, El Dorado, Solano, And San Joaquin Counties Spend More Than Half Of Earnings To Afford HousePeople buying homes in Placer, El Dorado, Solano, and San Joaquin Counties use more than 50 percent of their earnings in order to afford a home.
Solid Job Market Helps U.S. Home Prices Climb In OctoberSteady job growth, low mortgage rates and tight inventories helped fuel rising U.S. home prices in October.
California Home Prices Cool In AugustCalifornia home sales and the median price cooled in August compared to the previous month.
Sacramento Housing Prices Rising, Prompting Bubble ConcernElk Grove real-estate agent Kevin Cooper attributes the surge to investors capitalizing on the 2008 housing crash.
Survey: Home Prices Down In Most Major US CitiesU.S. home prices fell in most major cities for the second straight month, further evidence that the housing recovery will be bumpy.
Firm: N. Calif Home Prices Dip 5 Percent In MarchThe San Francisco Bay Area's median home price dipped 5.3 percent last month to $360,000 from $380,000 in March 2010, as low-priced foreclosures and other distressed properties continued to dominate the market, a tracking firm reported Thursday.
Calif Homes Prices, Sales Down In Feb From Year AgoHome prices and sales dipped in California from year-ago levels as "short sales" and sales of foreclosed homes accounted for more than half of home resales in the state.
Firm: California Home Prices Dip 2 Percent In NovemberCalifornia's median home price dipped more than 2 percent last month to $255,000 from $261,000 in November 2009, as slow sales in the state's higher-priced markets tipped the balance toward cheaper homes.