New Case-Schiller Report (Bay Area)

New Case-Schiller Report (Bay Area)

Since it reflects a 3-month rolling figure, and October sales generally reflect September’s accepted offer activity, the latest Index reflects market dynamics 3 to 5 months ago (or roughly mid-summer to early autumn). The Index is broken into 3 price tiers: Over that period, according to Case-Shiller, the high price tier has plateaued – it…

Dogs of Danville

Dogs of Danville

Danville is Going to The Dogs Here’s an interesting story – The town of Danville  is looking for 15 sponsors to take part in its inaugural “Dogs of Danville, Unleashed!” public art project in 2019. According to a post on the town’s website: “The goal of this program is to create a temporary outdoor public…

Solar Power To Be Required In all New California Homes

Solar Power To Be Required In all New California Homes

California recently became the first state to mandate solar power in all new construction built from 2020. Officials have estimated that these new provisions requiring solar power to be added will add around $8,500 to the cost of building a single-family home. In addition, a further $1,500 is estimated to cover the cost of adding…