Great Recession

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US unemployment aid applications fall to 304,000

Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, driving down the level…

 

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San Francisco job creation outpaces most states since start of Great Recession

San Francisco's tech-driven economic boom has outstripped the majority of the country…

 

Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesA large 'rent' banner is posted on the side of an apartment building on June 15

San Francisco vacancy remains low despite building boom

The sometimes fierce and expensive rental market in San Francisco has some…

 

AP Photo/Mendocino County Sheriff's OfficeThis 2013 photo released by the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office shows Jonathan Denver. Denver

Surging city revenues should not be treated like a windfall

Commercial real estate prices in San Francisco have soared as The City…

AP Photo/Mendocino County Sheriff's OfficeThis 2013 photo released by the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office shows Jonathan Denver. Denver