Napa Farmers Market Opens Saturday, April 7th

Napa Farmers Market Opens Saturday, April 7th

Napa, CA (March 14, 2018) — Responding to demand, the lively Napa Farmers Market opening day is earlier than ever, on Saturday, April 7th. But that’s not the only change for the market, located in South Napa Century Center, near the Cinemark Theater and In-Shape Fitness Center. The board of directors is making several adjustments or additions to make the market even more accessible, more exciting and more fun including, a shift in hours, the addition of live music and several new vendors and educational programs.

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Bay Area Luxury Home Sales Doubled in February

Executive Summary:

  • Sales of Bay Area homes priced above $3 million doubled in February, with most local regions posting large gains.
  • Sales of homes priced higher than $1 million also continued to grow.
  • Regionally, East Bay sales slowed, while Silicon Valley and the Wine Country saw more sales this February.
  • The Bay Area median price jumped another 16 percent year over year, though high-end sales drove a large part of the increase.
  • Buyer demand is not abating amid market challenges. Seven in 10 Bay Area homes sold for more than asking price, with the average premium increasing to 12 percent, up from 8 percent premiums observed in the last two Februarys.
  • Thirty-year, fixed-rate mortgages reached 4.46 percent as of March 8, 2018 according to a Freddie Mac survey, the highest since the spring of 2014.