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Berkeley professor to perform Bach's last work

26 Mar 2013
Davitt Moroney has had a long and storied career interpreting Bach, and he is widely considered one of the country's leading performers of the legendary composer's most complicated work. Moroney splits his time between teaching music at UC Berkeley and performing around the country. He will be playing a widely anticipated show right i Read More
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San Francisco is second-healthiest housing market in U.S.

18 Mar 2013
Although it was hit hard by the housing market downtown of the late 2000s - as so many U.S. cities were - San Francisco has demonstrated a strong ability to bounce back to its pre-recession levels. In recent months, increasing demand and consumer confidence have helped strengthen the San Francisco real estate market, helping it become one of the h Read More
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Bay Area real estate experiences across-the-board gains

18 Mar 2013
Demand for homes in the Bay Area has surged in the past few months, and inventory is dropping and prices are rising as a result. According to the  San Jose Mercury News , the pace of the recovery of San Francisco's housing market has been accelerating recently, which has sapped the region's supply of for-sale homes .  According t Read More
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Classic Japanese design trend makes its way to the Bay Area

18 Mar 2013
Many home design trends have leapt across the ocean from Japan to the United States - simple layouts, wooden saunas and Zen gardens, to name a few - but an emerging decorating infatuation could prove to be the most popular yet. Shou-sugi-ban is a classic Japanese approach to exterior siding. It uses natural wood that is preserved by being charred, Read More