Check out whatreallyhappened.com

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY 12160.info/m

"It's Just Not The Same" - People Are Fleeing The Bay Area At The Fastest Rate In Years

"It's Just Not The Same" - People Are Fleeing The Bay Area At The Fastest Rate In Years


As the avalanche of tech money dramatically inflates the value of even sub-par housing stock - and the state's Democratic political hegemony has seven some Republicans in the state's more rural counties rooting for a breakup - residents of the Bay Area are taking off for more affordable areas where they can more comfortably mesh with the local culture.

As CBS San Francisco reported, the number of people packing up and leaving the Bay Area has reached its highest level in more than a decade. And fo the first time in ages, the number of people leaving are outnumbering the people coming in.

The exodus has gotten so severe, that a San Jose-based U-Haul company business says one of the biggest problems is getting its rental moving vans back because so many are on a one-way ticket out of town.

Carole Dabak spent 40 years living in San Jose and now she’s part of the mass exodus that is showing no signs of slowing down.

"I loved it here when I first got here. I really loved it here. But it's just not the same," Dabak said.

...

Dabak cites crowding, crime and politics as the reasons for her own exodus.

“We don’t like it here anymore. You know, we don’t like this sanctuary state status and just the politics,” she said.

Another departing resident, Russell Hancock who works with Joint Ventures Silicon Valley (JVSV), said even professionals can't afford a home in the Bay Area - let alone service workers.

“You can’t even contemplate getting into the housing market here,” Hancock said. “And I don’t mean just service workers, but highly skilled professionals. The tech elite are having a hard time affording reasonable housing in Silicon Valley. That makes it difficult for employers to recruit.”

JVSV's own study of the out-migration says workers are moving to Sacramento, Austin, and Portland for a number of reasons. But the number one reason is the lack of housing.

"You can’t even contemplate getting into the housing market here," Hancock said. "And I don’t mean just service workers, but highly skilled professionals. The tech elite are having a hard time affording reasonable housing in Silicon Valley. That makes it difficult for employers to recruit."

One woman who spoke with CBS says she plans to sell her home for about $1 million, buy a much larger place near Nashville for less than half the price, and live closer to family and friends.

Of course, in a city where couples making $138,000 qualify for subsidized "affordable housing" - and are willing to attend countless meetings and wait hours in line to enter their names into lotteries with little chance of success - none of this should be surprising.


Views: 78

Comment

You need to be a member of 12160 Social Network to add comments!

Join 12160 Social Network

Comment by Sweettina2 on February 16, 2018 at 6:35am

Hell, I'd be running, too.

Comment by Diana on February 10, 2018 at 5:49pm

Or do they just want out of Pelosi's district?

Comment by DTOM on February 10, 2018 at 6:59am

And having realized that the pool is now full of their own floating faeces, these same 'liberals' are looking to bring their pathological destructive ideology to your state...

It is already happening in Idaho.

 

 

Latest Activity

Boris Badenov's photo was featured
2 minutes ago
Central Scrutinizer's photo was featured
27 minutes ago
Exposure favorited Bert's blog post Peter Strzok's "insurance policy" is his wife, SEC Director Melissa Hodgman, who has blocked the FBI's probe of the Clinton Foundation for 21 months and counting
35 minutes ago
Boris Badenov favorited Central Scrutinizer's video
37 minutes ago
Diana commented on Boris Badenov's page Roseanne Explodes On Valerie Jarrett: ‘I Thought The Bitch Was White!’
"I still don't see how her statement was racist - Muslim isn't a race and an ape isn't a race. but this is okay Liberals can compare the POTUS to an ape, but nobody can insult BO's handler or any other liberal."
1 hour ago
Central Scrutinizer posted blog posts
1 hour ago
evilbughead and Boris Badenov are now friends
1 hour ago
Diana favorited Boris Badenov's page Roseanne Explodes On Valerie Jarrett: ‘I Thought The Bitch Was White!’
1 hour ago
Boris Badenov favorited James Power's photo
1 hour ago
richard terrence commented on Phyllis Maka's blog post RUSSIA UPPED THE ANTE
"well, well, well..........lol."
1 hour ago
Central Scrutinizer left a comment for Andrea Sanzo
"-----=Welcome Andrea!!=-----"
1 hour ago
Central Scrutinizer left a comment for Western Gentleman
"-=Welcome Western Gent!=-"
1 hour ago
Central Scrutinizer left a comment for David Field
"----=Welcome David !!=----"
1 hour ago
richard terrence commented on Boris Badenov's page Black Conservative Activist Stands With Judge Jeanine In Viral Video — ‘No Group In America More Bigoted Than Leftists’
"very well said, CJ Pearson. thank you."
2 hours ago
Central Scrutinizer commented on James Power's photo
Thumbnail

NSA Hands ALL Raw Spying data to Israel of U.S. citizens.

"Best Gawtdang meme since 1978 ...w00t!!!"
2 hours ago
richard terrence commented on Less Prone's blog post German Refugee Worker Admits She Was Wrong, Plans to Move to Poland
"it is sad for the Germans..scammed by Merkel, Soros and the Khazarian mafia. They need to rise up and do some real damage to the KM's (Khazarian Mafia's plans for the death of Germans and their culture. It is sad to me because my family…"
2 hours ago
Profile IconAndrea Sanzo, Western Gentleman and David Field joined 12160 Social Network
2 hours ago
Central Scrutinizer commented on Bert's video
Thumbnail

Why Are So Many Politicians & Celebrities Turning Up With Black Eyes?

"Ok I'll play this silly game?? ......ummmmmmmm, I'll say. "Because they don't know when to STFU???" ..lol Did I win???"
2 hours ago
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @OrinKerr: Carter Page FISA docs posted here, 412 pages, partly redacted. https://t.co/0IMXDopZ7B https://t.co/F89vKZ8Psn
Twitter2 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @JordanUhl: Minutes after the NY Times breaks a story that shows the FBI wiretapped Carter Page because it believed he was coordinating…
Twitter2 hours ago · Reply · Retweet

Please remember this website is supported by your donations...

© 2018   Created by truth.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

content and site copyright 12160.info 2007-2015 - all rights reserved. unless otherwise noted