Change in rent
: +13.2 Change in sales price
: -0.5 percent Price drop from peak
: -22.1 percent Job growth, 1 year
: +2.92 percent
The increasing popularity of the San Francisco real estate market is extremely lopsided. List prices for homes actually fell 0.5 percent in the past 12 months. Meanwhile, rent prices increased 13.2 percent — the second-largest increase in the country. The number of employed people in the city grew just shy of 3 percent in the past year, the seventh-highest rate in the country.
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