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Jan 2, 2020
2020's Hottest Housing Markets Will Come From the South, While California Sees a Cooldown

Led by Austin, housing markets in the southern half of the U.S. will perform the best in 2020, according to a panel of economists and real estate experts recently surveyed by Zillow®. The Zillow...

Dec 19, 2019
U.S. Home Value Growth Near Six-Year Lows as the Housing Market Continues to Steady Itself

Annual home value growth has reached its lowest point since January 2013 as the housing market continues its return to historic norms after a red-hot 2017 and 2018. The typical U.S. home value...

Dec 18, 2019
Relaxed Zoning Could Create Millions of New Homes in America's Single-Family Neighborhoods

Allowing for even modest amounts of new density in the nation's overwhelmingly single-family neighborhoods could lead to millions of new homes nationwide, according to a Zillow® analysis, helping...

Dec 16, 2019
More Gen Zers Than Millennials Will Own Homes, Experts Say

The oldest Millennials, who will turn 40 in 2020, have lived through a turbulent decade of housing marked first by the initial recovery from the Great Recession, then the extraordinary home value...

Dec 12, 2019
U.S. Renters Spent $4.5 Trillion on Housing This Decade

U.S. renters spent a cumulative $4.5 trillion on rent during the 2010s, according to a new Zillow® analysis. That's more than the GDP of Germanyi or the combined market values of Apple,...

Dec 10, 2019
Zillow Predicts Shrinking Homes and a Stable Market in 2020

After extraordinary home value growth characterized a frenzied housing market in 2017 and 2018, this year's slowdown felt like a welcome return to normalcy in much of the country. Zillow®...

Dec 9, 2019
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Dec 9, 2019
Zillow Begins Buying and Selling Homes in Los Angeles and Orange County through Zillow Offers

Homeowners throughout Southern California can now sell their home to the most trusted name in real estate. Zillow Offers, launched today, lets sellers skip the hassle of listing their home by...

Nov 25, 2019
The Silver Tsunami and the Coming Boom of Available Homes

Housing inventory has been in short supply for the past decade in large part because builders have struggled to overcome the scarcity and rising costs of labor and materials. But a flood of homes...

Nov 21, 2019
U.S. Rents Continue to Rise as For-Sale Inventory Dries Up

National rent growth is on the rise, according to the October Zillow® Real Estate Market Report.i The rate of year-over-year appreciation has increased in each of the past four months. The...

Nov 20, 2019
Zillow Open-Concept
Open concept listings rise in all major metro areas
Nov 20, 2019
Zillow Formal-Dining
Formal dining rooms on the decline in most major metro areas
Nov 20, 2019
"Open Concept" is the New Formal Dining Room This Thanksgiving

The traditional Thanksgiving dinner in a formal dining room may be becoming a thing of the past as buyers embrace more casual open concept living spaces. Zillow research finds the share of...

Nov 14, 2019
Younger Renters and Parents Sacrifice More to Make Rent

As rents continue to steadily rise across the U.S., about a quarter of rentersi say affording their rent payments is difficult or very difficult. To make ends meet, two-thirds of those renters...

Nov 6, 2019
Housing Affordability Outlook is Encouraging for Military Households

Active-duty military and veteran households are, on average, better able to afford housing than a typical U.S. household, according to a new Zillow® analysis. Nationally, it would take 29.6% of...

Oct 29, 2019
Selling a Haunted House? Here's What You Need to Know

Your dream home may be haunted, and in most states, sellers don't have to say boo about it. Ahead of Halloween, Zillow scared up a state-by-state analysis and found only four deal with paranormal...

Oct 29, 2019
New Construction Listings now Live on Zillow in Canada

Zillow has partnered with Brookfield Residential to begin displaying Canadian new construction listings SEATTLE, Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental...

Oct 22, 2019
Buy a Home or See a Doctor? Millennials and Generation Z Make More Sacrifices to Become Homeowners

Home value growth is slowing compared to recent years, but that hasn't made affording one any easier, especially for younger generations. A majority of home buyers (55%) make some sort of...

Oct 21, 2019
Tampa Homeowners Can Now Sell Directly Through Zillow Offers

Starting today, homeowners in the Tampa Bay region have a new option when it comes to selling their homes by selling directly to Zillow through the company's Zillow Offers service. The program is...

Oct 17, 2019
U.S. Housing Inventory Falls to New Lows After Rebounding Before Home Shopping Season

The gains from a modest buildup of inventory earlier this year were more than erased during the 2019 home shopping season, according to the September Zillow® Real Estate Market Report.i Inventory...

Oct 15, 2019
From Bay Area Condos to Texas Mansions: What $1 Million Gets You in Today's Housing Market

The typical $1 million home in the U.S. is a detached, single-family house that's about 2,200 square feet with four bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms, according to a new Zillow® analysis. Of...

Oct 10, 2019
Uncertainty Causes More Stress for Home Sellers than Repairs and Showings

When it comes to selling a home, factors that traditionally have been harder for sellers to control -- like uncertainty about timing and price -- cause the most stress. That's according to the...

Oct 8, 2019
Latinx Homeownership Rate is Fastest Growing in the Nation, But Still Decades Away From Catching Up With Whites

Latinxs are buying homes are a higher rate than the overall U.S. population, beginning to close a gap between the Hispanic and white homeownership rate that has tripled since the start of last...

Oct 7, 2019
Zillow Offers Now Live in Sacramento

Selling a home is often a complicated, time-consuming process. Starting today, home sellers in Sacramento can skip the work of preparing their home for sale and instead sell directly to Zillow through

Oct 3, 2019
Millennials Are Moving More Frequently Than Previous Generations

Millennials are moving more often and living in their homes for a shorter period than previous generations. The share of young adults who have lived in their current home for less than two years...

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