San Francisco Home Sales Plunge To 6-Year Lows

Among the epicenters of the echo-bubble in the US housing ‘recovery’ is the San Francisco (and Bay Area) region. Between the weather, the frenzied IPOs of non-profitable tech firms, and free-money-funded hedge fund speculation, prices have surged – as DataQuick reports up 23.9% YoY in December! However, it seems perhaps the laws of economics may just have some relevance; as this price spike has had the following impact:

  • *SAN FRANCISCO AREA HOME SALES FELL 12.7% IN DEC VS YR AGO
  • *DATAQUICK: SAN FRANCISCO AREA DEC HOME SALES DROP TO 6-YR LOW

Re-posted from Zero Hedge

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