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Twelve Pacific Union Real Estate Professionals and Teams Named to REAL Trends Top 250 in the US for 2017 Sales Achievements

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                     Twelve Pacific Union Real Estate Professionals and Teams Named to REAL Trends Top 250 in the US for 2017 Sales Achievements Underscores Pacific Union International’s Ranking of 5thin the U.S. with 2017 Sales Volume of $14.1 Billion San Francisco, July 2, 2018— Twelve real estate professionals and teams at Pacific Union International have been ranked among the most productive in the United States, ...more

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Raziel Ungar, LeMieux Associates, and Watson Marshall Group all take high spots in national sales rankings

Local realtors take high spots in national sales rankings Los Altos realtor places sixth among individual sellers Six teams of local real estate agents and 17 individual local salespersons were among the top-selling 250 teams and 250 agents nationwide this past year, according to Real Trends, a private communications company that published its annual “The Thousand” list on Friday. The top-ranking local individual was David ...more

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Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp quoted by San Francisco Chronicle

Bay Area home sales inch up to another record due to higher-end sales An increase in sales among higher-end homes drove Bay Area prices to another record in May, according to a new CoreLogic report. The number of homes — new and resale — that sold for $800,000 or more last month jumped 21.1 percent year over year, making one of the costliest markets in ...more

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Kanka News quotes Pacific Union CEO Mark McLaughlin on U.S. house prices

U.S. house prices continue to rise, economic warming, rising wages are in short supply According to S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller data released on May 29th, it showed that house prices in major US cities continued to rise, with an annual growth rate of 6.8%. The main growth force is West Coast cities represented by Seattle, Las Vegas, and San Francisco. The Case-Shiller Index released by S&P ...more

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Hillary Ryan quoted by Mansion Global

Should I Lower the Asking Price On My Home Because of High Property Taxes? Whether it’s a good strategy depends on the market you’re in Every week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax attorneys. Here is this week’s question. Q: I’m selling a home, and my property taxes are pretty high for my area. Should I consider lowering my asking price? ...more

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Steven Mavromihalis quoted by San Francisco Business Times

Surprise! Despite intense competition, San Francisco is named the best market for real estate agents It’s become cliché to describe San Francisco’s real estate market as “red-hot” in a kind of shorthand that captures the lightning-fast closing times for homes and a median home price that drifts north of $1.3 million. But still even as some experts continue to predict a downturn around the corner – ...more

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Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp interviewed by Los Angeles Times

Southern California home prices jump to a new record high Southern California’s median home price jumped 8.4 percent in March from a year earlier, setting a new all-time high, as hopeful buyers engaged in bidding wars over a limited supply of homes on the market. The six-county region’s median price for new and resale houses and condos hit $519,000 last month, up $40,000 from a ...more

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