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Jul 13, 2016
Since the Bust, Foreclosed Homes Have Boomed

Homes that were foreclosed during the housing crisis have gained almost twice as much value as other homes, according to a new Zillow® analysis. But the original owners of those homes have not...

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Jul 11, 2016
Mortgage Payments Least Affordable for Low-Income Earners

People with low incomes spend nearly 23 percent of their income on monthly mortgage payments, compared to high-income earners, who spend 11.5 percent of their income on monthly house payments,...

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Jul 8, 2016
Refinance Dominates Mortgage Applications in the Aftermath of Brexit

Mortgage rates have dropped to historical lows in the wake of Britain's decision to exit the European Union, and have sparked a surge of mortgage applications. Refinance mortgage requests on...

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Jun 29, 2016
Millennials Most Likely to Live Alone in Richmond and Pittsburgh

More millennials live alone in Richmond, Va. than in any other major U.S. metro, according to a recent Zillow® analysisi. In Richmond, 15 percent of millennials live alone, followed by 14 percent...

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Jun 24, 2016
Entry-Level Prices Continue to Soar while Top of the Market Stabilizes

The bottom third of the housing market has grown increasingly competitive, with fewer price cuts on listed homes and faster growing home values than more expensive homes, according to the May...

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Jun 23, 2016
Homes with White Kitchens Sell for $1,400 Less than Homes with Yellow Kitchens

A home's paint colors can have a notable impact on its final sale price. According to a new analysis from Zillow Digs, for-sale listings with rooms painted in sage green or wheat yellow can sell...

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Jun 16, 2016
Concrete Coffee Tables, Teak Furniture and Aquamarine Accent Colors Named Top Outdoor Patio Trends for Summer 2016

Today, Zillow Digs® announced the top outdoor living trends for 2016 and the three biggest fads to ditch from 2015. Concrete coffee tables, teak chairs or dining sets and bright, aquamarine...

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Jun 15, 2016
San Antonio and Nashville Named Sweet Spots for Homeownership

San Antonio is the sweet spot for homeownership, according to Zillow's latest analysis. San Antonio is a market with strong income growth, a growing job market, and a place where you can break...

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Jun 15, 2016
Renters on Zillow Have Competitive Edge with New Renter Profile

In many markets across the country, renters face stiff competition and are under incredible pressure to act quickly when searching for a new home. Now, with the addition of a new feature called...

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Jun 8, 2016
As the Housing Market Recovers, Negative Equity Concentrates in the Rust Belt

As the housing market continues to recover, homeowners who are underwater on their mortgages are increasingly concentrated in the Rust Belt, while West Coast homeowners are less likely to be in...

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Jun 8, 2016
Zillow Boosts Accuracy with Update to Zestimate Algorithm

Zillow, the leading real estate information and home-related marketplace, today launches an update to the Zestimate® algorithm, improving accuracy across the country. Today's update will improve...

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May 24, 2016
Low Inventory Pushing Up Home Values More Quickly than Expected

Home values are appreciating faster than experts expected, rising almost 5 percent over the past year, according to the April Zillow® Real Estate Market Reportsi. There are 3.4 percent fewer...

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May 18, 2016
Survey: Economists expect smooth sailing for the housing market - unless Trump or Sanders wins

A presidential win for presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump or Democratic candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) would negatively impact the housing market and overall economic outlook for...

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May 5, 2016
More Millennials Living with Mom

More millennials age 24-34 live with their momsi than at any time in the last decade, according to Zillow's latest analysisii. In the U.S., 21 percent of 24-34 year olds live with their moms, a...

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May 4, 2016
Home Buyers Spend More Time Researching a Car Purchase than Their Home Loan

A home purchase is one of the largest investments most people make in their lifetime, yet on average, Americans spend just 8 hours researching their home loan, and obtain just four quotes from...

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Apr 27, 2016
Indianapolis and Pittsburgh Named Best Markets for First-Time Home Buyers

Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, and Memphis, Tenn. are the best markets for first-time home buyers right now, Zillow announced today. Cleveland, Chicago, Houston, and Birmingham, Ala. also made the top 10.

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Apr 22, 2016
First-Time Buyers Face Lack of Inventory and Higher Prices

Home values are rising the fastest among entry-level homes in more than half of the largest U.S. housing markets, according to first quarter Zillow® Real Estate Market Reports.i Rising home...

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Apr 12, 2016
Homes with 'Subway Tiles,' 'Barn Doors' or 'Farmhouse Sinks' Can Sell for Up to 13 Percent More and 60 Days Faster

Why do some homes sell for a premium? In addition to timing, a home's listing description can have a significant impact on its final sale price. Listings mentioning keywords like "barn door,"...

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Apr 12, 2016
Unaffordable Housing Limits Social Mobility for Children of Low-Income Families

U.S. metros that historically have offered the best chance of success for children from low-income families have become among the least affordable cities in the country, according to a new Zillow...

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Apr 7, 2016
Home Sellers Can Now Access Real-Time Information on Their Listing's Performance Through Zillow's New Owner Dashboard

Today Zillow launches Owner Dashboard, a new feature which gives home sellers a detailed view of how home buyers are interacting with their listing on Zillow®. Sellers can see, in real time, the...

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Mar 30, 2016
More than 2 Million Reviews of Real Estate Agents and Mortgage Lenders Now on Zillow

Home buyers and sellers can now find more than two million reviews of real estate professionals by current and former clients on Zillow®, the company announced today. The ability to post reviews...

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Mar 28, 2016
Zillow To Host Housing Forum in Denver, CO; Featured Speakers Include Gov. John Hickenlooper, Sen. Cory Gardner, Rep. Ed Perlmutter

What: Zillow®, the leading real estate information marketplace, announces its latest housing event to be held in Denver on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. As part of Zillow's Housing Roadmap to 2016,...

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Mar 25, 2016
Homes Worth More Than Ever Before in More Than a Quarter of U.S. Housing Markets

Homes were worth more than ever before in 26 percent of U.S. housing marketsi, indicating those markets are close to a full recovery, according to the February Zillow® Real Estate Market...

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