Zillow MediaRoom - Press Releases (Housing Market/Rental Research) http://zillow.mediaroom.com/ Real Estate Press Room to help keep home buyers and sellers informed on Real Estate news. Mortgage Payments Require Largest Share of Income Since 2009 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-06-21-Mortgage-Payments-Require-Largest-Share-of-Income-Since-2009 Rising mortgage rates chip away at relatively affordable monthly housing costs Americans have enjoyed for a decade Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:00:00 -0400 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-06-21-Mortgage-Payments-Require-Largest-Share-of-Income-Since-2009 Vacation Home Markets Haven't Yet Regained All Their Lost Value http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-06-13-Vacation-Home-Markets-Havent-Yet-Regained-All-Their-Lost-Value Markets with the highest concentrations of vacation homes saw a more exaggerated bubble and bust cycle than the rest of the housing market Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:00:00 -0400 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-06-13-Vacation-Home-Markets-Havent-Yet-Regained-All-Their-Lost-Value Birth Rates are Falling Most where Homes are Appreciating Fastest http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-06-06-Birth-Rates-are-Falling-Most-where-Homes-are-Appreciating-Fastest It's common for birth-rates to tick up as the economy improves, but the number of babies being born is falling even as the economy has recovered from the Great Recession Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:00:00 -0400 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-06-06-Birth-Rates-are-Falling-Most-where-Homes-are-Appreciating-Fastest Less Than 10 Percent of Homeowners Are Underwater on Their Mortgages http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-05-30-Less-Than-10-Percent-of-Homeowners-Are-Underwater-on-Their-Mortgages When the housing crisis was at its lowest point, more than 30 percent of homeowners owed lenders more than the value of their homes Wed, 30 May 2018 08:00:00 -0400 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-05-30-Less-Than-10-Percent-of-Homeowners-Are-Underwater-on-Their-Mortgages Home Values Rise at Fastest Pace in 12 Years http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-05-24-Home-Values-Rise-at-Fastest-Pace-in-12-Years Median home values across the nation rose 8.7 percent over the past year to $215,600, according to the April Zillow Real Estate Market Report Thu, 24 May 2018 08:00:00 -0400 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2018-05-24-Home-Values-Rise-at-Fastest-Pace-in-12-Years