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Real Estate

Recent home sales, listings and foreclosures.
Marin County Among 3 'Least Affordable' in State, Data Shows

Marin County Among 3 'Least Affordable' in State, Data Shows

Marin, San Francisco and San Mateo counties had the "honor" of being the least affordable in the state.
Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Americans Think This Purchase Is the Best Investment – Why They're Wrong

Are you doing the right thing with your real estate investments?
5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

5 Easy Home Improvements For Renters

Simple ways to improve the look of your rental unit.
5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

5 Predictions for the 2014 Real Estate Market

What real estate experts expect to see in 2014.
Bay Area Home Sales Drop to 6-Year Low, Yet Prices Up Sharply

Bay Area Home Sales Drop to 6-Year Low, Yet Prices Up Sharply

In Marin County, home sales decreased 24.4 percent from December 2012 to December 2013, but the median price rose to $755,000, a 14.3 percent increase.
Living Large in Smaller Homes

Living Large in Smaller Homes

The answer to affordable housing lies in less space and more peace of mind.
5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

5 Reasons Why Owning a Home Can Be a Real Drag

A look at the drawbacks to owning a home.
5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

5 Must-Have Real Estate Apps for Home Buyers

If you are headed out to open houses this weekend, you may want to download a few apps first.
Barry Zito Takes Marin Mansion off the Market

Barry Zito Takes Marin Mansion off the Market

Zito had already lowered his original $11.5 million asking price to less than $10 million.
Analysis: Less Household Income Needed For Mortgages in Contra Costa, Solano Counties

Analysis: Less Household Income Needed For Mortgages in Contra Costa, Solano Counties

As a percentage of their household income, residents of Solano and Contra Costa Counties pay much less for housing than other Bay Area neighbors.
Marin Home Sales Up While Bay Area Slides Back

Marin Home Sales Up While Bay Area Slides Back

Marin County sales volume was up 5.5 percent from November 2012 to November 2013, the only Bay Area county that increased sales. The median price in that time rose from $682,000 to $741,250,
A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

A Crash Course in Becoming an Airbnb Host

How to make a little extra cash by renting out your living space through Airbnb.
The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

The Fundamentals of Vacation House Swapping

A run through of the basics for vacation home swapping.
Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

Is Eminent Domain a Solution for Foreclosure Woes?

As cities across the country consider the power of eminent domain to help their residents in danger of foreclosure, America debates whether or not it is fair.
How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

How to Find Out if Someone Died in Your House

A website tells you whether someone has died in a house.
End of an Era for Novato's Oldest Motel

End of an Era for Novato's Oldest Motel

Former motel and low-income residence is being demolished
Corte Madera's Priciest Homes: 46 Birch Ave.

Corte Madera's Priciest Homes: 46 Birch Ave.

This regular look at one of the most expensive properties for sale in town shines the spotlight on a three-bedroom, two-bedroom in Corte Madera listed at $1,579,000.
New Homes For Sale in Larkspur and Corte Madera This Week

New Homes For Sale in Larkspur and Corte Madera This Week

Find homes for sale in the area on this page every week, from our partners at Zillow.