Steady employment and economic growth, pent-up demand, affordable home prices, and attractive mortgage rates will keep the housing market on a gradual upward trend in 2016. However, persistent headwinds related to shortages and availability of lots and labor, along with rising materials prices are impeding a more robust recovery, according to economists who participated in a National Association of Home Builders

Rental market keep going up has economic get better,people come to central Bay Area for better jobs,must of those people use to be Home owner they lost the Home through foreclosure or short sale,those it will taken several years to get back in the game