Tagged: California

Wildfires worsen housing crunch in famously costly Bay Area

Wildfires worsen housing crunch in famously costly Bay Area

Even before fire wiped out the home she rented for 17 years, Suzanne Finzell had thought about leaving this city on the edge of the San Francisco Bay Area because of rising prices. A spike in housing and other living costs had driven her friends to Nevada and Oregon.

Think it’s expensive here? A house in Sunnyvale, Calif., just sold for $782,000 over asking

Think it’s expensive here? A house in Sunnyvale, Calif., just sold for $782,000 over asking

Your eyes do not deceive you: A four-bed, two-bath house — less than 2,000 square feet — listed for $1,688,000 and sold for $2,470,000.