The housing pandemic boom has affected the Bay Area less than other parts of the United States, here’s why
The United States is in the middle of a record boom in house values and a massive squeeze in supply. But the Bay Area was somewhat cushioned from these effects, according to a Zillow’s recent report.
The report found that in the San Francisco metro area – which includes Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo and Marin counties – home values rose 7.4% in April 2021 compared to the previous year. ‘last year. In the San Jose metropolitan area, which includes Santa Clara and San Benito counties, home values rose 5.9%.