Bay Area Exodus Leading Edge of Pandemic Housing Reshuffle

Reuters, Feb. 17, 2021–Howard Schneider
Data from high-tech sources like cellphone location trackers to old-school change-of-address forms have started to put some scale around the reversal of fortune the City by the Bay now faces, with anywhere from 1.5% to perhaps 3% of its population exiting for surrounding counties or other states over the past year. Housing prices are beginning to follow suit.