While San Francisco has numerous homes costing more — way more — than $4 million, the East Bay only has a handful at any given time.
Council voted Tuesday to embark on an intensive project to develop extensive new development standards to preserve the city's discretion over land use decisions.
Many homeowners in the East Bay find themselves with impressive amounts of equity, but tapping it is something to approach carefully, say experts.
160 Bay Area residents are taking part in a new Airbnb program, unwittingly facilitated by Donald Trump, that helps people offer shelter to refugees.
Experts are concerned that housing prices are getting so high that people and companies may leave the Bay Area, undermining the local economy.
Berkeley, already among the most expensive places to build in the East Bay, just raised the price tag for developers who do not include affordable units on site.
A 116-year-old house was taken to a different site so that new housing can be built at 2121 Durant Ave. in downtown.
Instead of building 265 units for seniors, the Pacific School or Religion will lease and sell some of its buildings to meet its mission.