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With the right college degree and a strict savings plan, it's possible for millennials to own a home in less than three years. Find out how in Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup, online at

Homebuyers were active across the country in the opening months of 2017, depleting inventory and pushing prices higher. Major Bay Area housing markets were among those to see annual price appreciation, and they remain the nation's most expensive. Read more at

The Golden State's median home price climbed to a height not seen since the previous housing boom in April and is likely to keep rising, further squeezing already tight affordability conditions for the rest of the year. For details, go to

Despite the state's thin supply of housing, wage growth helped boost affordability ever so slightly in the first quarter, while there was little relief to be found for Bay Area home shoppers. Get the latest data at

Pacific Union CEO Mark A. McLaughlin offers his thoughts on efficient and effective time-management skills sound advice that's applicable to the real estate industry and beyond. Check them out at

Happy National Home Improvement Month: Increasing home equity and confidence in the U.S. housing market helped lift remodeling spend significantly over the past year, with another boost expected in the coming year. Get the full story at

For the second straight year, Bay Area-based tech heavyweights dominate the list of the nation's highest-paying companies – good news for anyone who's landed a job at one of them considering the region's extremely high housing costs. See which local companies offer the best salaries at

Read a quick recap of the May 2 "Golden Bridge From China" event, which featured a panel of experts – including Pacific Union CEO Mark A. McLaughlin – who discussed current trends shaping Chinese investment in U.S. real estate. Read the highlights at

The U.S. unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in nearly a decade in April. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp examines the latest job numbers and trends. Her analysis is at

Pacific Union CEO Mark A. McLaughlin weighs in on Palo Alto-based DeLeon Realty's recent decision to waive buy-side commissions in home sales where its agents work both sides of the transaction. Get his perspective at

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Ken J. Gendemann
Pacific Union International
1699 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco CA 94109
Cell: (415) 828-4063

Ken J. Gendemann, CPA
Pacific Union & Christie's International Real Estate
1699 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109

Cell: 415-828-4063, Office: 415-345-3083
 License #: 01884446