Facebook pledges $1 billion to combat Bay Area housing crisis



Facebook is the latest big tech company to pledge money to address the shortage of affordable housing affecting the communities its workers live in. The company says it’s committing $1 billion towards a variety of initiatives meant to tackle the problem, following similar pledges by Google and Microsoft. The initiatives come at a time when […]

San Francisco Bay area is tops for sellers



San Francisco and San Jose, Calif. top Zillow’s list of the best markets for sellers. Buyers in Baltimore and Miami will have the most negotiating power when shopping for a home however, according to a new analysis. Denver, Seattle and Sacramento, Calif. join the two Bay Area metros on the list of markets that favor […]

Affordable homes still exist in high-cost markets



Even in metros where homebuyers have the biggest mortgage burdens, some cities within those metros provide relatively affordable housing options.