Category Archives: Market Conditions

SOLD – The Kerwood Apartments – 32-Unit Apartment Building

The Kerwood Apartments  32-Unit Apartment Building  1627 High Street Oakland, CA 9 4 6 0 1  The Kerwood Apartments is a very well located, professionally owned and operated, 32-unit apartment building comprised of  9  2-bedroom units, 21 1-bedroom units, and … Continue reading

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Jack London Square’s new marketing strategy

Jack London Square is finally coming into its own with a fantastic new “mini” industrial food niche. Jack London Square has languished in the past with high vacancy, lack of anchor tenants and poor direction. Anybody who has walked through the area … Continue reading

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Rise In Apartment Demand

Apartment building demand is rising around the U.S. despite the sluggish economy and worries over European debt. Vacancy rates are contracting in every market including areas where there is soft job growth which is unusual. Job creation is the typical … Continue reading

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Debt Ceiling Raised

After all the political posturing and daily craziness, the government finally avoided a catastrophe and raised the debt ceiling and agreed to cut spending. It appears that this deal is good for GOP but not great for Obama. The stock … Continue reading

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Bay Area Job Growth

Link Corkery has been tracking Bay Area job growth for over two decades. His findings have been the subject of many of his RHANAC (Rental Housing Association of Northern Alameda County) articles and analysis. We have found that by studying … Continue reading

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