San Francisco in a week: Aug 28-Sept 2

This week's San Francisco news relating to the real estate industry

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Home values in the 94903 ZIP code (San Rafael) are expected to keep growing and growing through 2016-17, according to Weiss Analytics.

On Wednesday, August 31, it was announced that NRT, a subsidiary of Realogy Franchise Group, had acquired Climb Real Estate brokerage. Full terms of the acquisition are being kept confidential by the companies.

Hot on the heels of a $1 billion-plus valuation, high-tech brokerage Compass has blitzed into San Francisco, launching an office led by elite agents from two national real estate brands. Initial members of Compass’ San Francisco office include Malin Giddings, who Compass said was the no. 1 U.S. agent at Coldwell Banker, and the agent team TeedHaze, led by Butch Haze and Rick Teed; the TeedHaze team is the no. 1 team for Sotheby’s International Realty.

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