FHFA: Principal reduction would cost Fannie, Freddie $100 billion

California Bay area home sales hit 5-year high Bay Area Home Sales Hit a 5-Year High In March – Cupertino, CA – The number of Bay Area homes sold in March hit a five-year high, according to data from real estate research firm CoreLogic.Advance claims are reported by the state liable for paying the unemployment compensation, whereas previous weeks reported claims reflect claimants by state of residence. In addition, claims reported as "workshare equivalent" in the previous week are added to the advance claims as a proxy for the current week’s "workshare equivalent" activity.