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The nightmare of Insurance! 8 tips

With nearly 500,000 California homes worth a combined $268 billion under serious risk from wildfires, and the issue growing more acute with each passing year, insurance companies are ramping up prices or outright refusing to renew policies in fire-prone areas. … Continue reading

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Did you know, 10/07/2019

“The U.S. economy is currently in a good place with low inflation, low unemployment, and an outlook for continued moderate growth.” – Kansas City Federal Reserve leader Esther George. The main threat to the economy is Washington’s ongoing trade war, according … Continue reading

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Oakland-Berkeley and surrounding communities Market Analysis 2019

DID YOU KNOW? Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase over the past year have restarted or expanded the business of spinning fresh pools of mortgages into securities. They are adding a jolt of energy to efforts to revive … Continue reading

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Did you know? September 7th, 2019

DID YOU KNOW? U.S. employment grew modestly in August and unemployment showed signs of stabilizing at historically low levels, signs that a global economic slowdown isn’t driving the U.S. into outright recession but has dented the growth outlook. 130,000 payrolls … Continue reading

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Did you know? September 4th, 2019

Good morning, DID YOU KNOW? After years of amassing huge real estate portfolios, investors from abroad sold $13.4 billion of property in the 2nd quarter of 2019, according to Real Capital Analytics. During the same quarter, foreign investors purchased $12.6 billion … Continue reading

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New Logo???

Sometimes you need to revamp yourself.  A new look, a new life, a new beginning… What are your thoughts on this new logo?  What story does it tell you? What does it remind you of? If you have seen my … Continue reading

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Did you know? Daily market analysis

From Compass headquarters: DID YOU KNOW? Yesterday’s equity markets dip was mostly driven by the fact that the YIELD CURVE inverted. Historically, an inverted yield curve has been viewed as an indicator of a pending economic recession, but that is … Continue reading

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