California inland communities gaining steam as prices rise near the coast

The four most expensive counties in the Bay Area all recently experienced double-digit drops in home sales
  • In the Bay Area existing home sales activity is only up in Sonoma and Solano counties.

  • Solano County is the Bay Area's most affordably housing region.

  • San Bernardino County experienced a 12 percent year-over-year rise in sales activity this March.

Recent existing single-family home sales activity suggests more buyers are seeking affordability and purchasing more inland-located properties in the Bay Area and Southern California.

In March, year-over-year home sales activity was down in seven of the nine counties that comprise the Bay Area, with only Solano and Sonoma counties seeing an uptick in transactions