San Francisco Market Focus – January 2012

San Francisco Housing Inventory Drops, Yet Outlook Remains Positive

The end of 2011 brought a decline in the number of homes for sale throughout the city, setting up a seller’s market with prices trending up. Stronger affordability conditions, a lower cost of owning versus renting, and declining foreclosures, continue to steer the San Francisco housing market in a positive direction.

market focus january 2012