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Mar 6, 2017
Families Spend $9,000 More a Year to Live in City vs. Suburbs

City living comes with a premium in most major metros, especially for families with kids. Nationally, families spend an average of $9,073 more per year to cover basic housing and child care costs...

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Mar 2, 2017
Best Time to List Your Home is a Saturday in Late Spring

Listing a home toward the end of spring significantly increases a seller's chances of selling their home faster and for more money, according to new analysis from Zillow. Nationally, homes listed from

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Mar 1, 2017
Millennials Buying in the Suburbs

Almost half of millennial homeowners live in the suburbs, and the majority stay in the same city when they buy a home, revealing their home-buying preferences now that they are the largest...

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Feb 24, 2017
Home Buyers Say Rising Interest Rates are Top Concern

The majority (53 percent) of current home shoppers consider rising interest rates to be among the top factors impacting their ability to purchase a home, according to a new survey from Zillow...

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Feb 23, 2017
Fastest Appreciating Housing Markets Are in the South

The nation's fastest-growing home values have moved from the typical California markets to Southern markets in Florida, Texas and Tennessee, according to the January Zillow® Real Estate Market...

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Feb 16, 2017
Mortgage Payments Take Up Biggest Share of Income since 2010

With interest rates and home values on the rise, the typical monthly mortgage payment now requires more of the average household income than it has anytime in the previous six years. Buyers can...

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Feb 14, 2017
The Bay Area Tops List of Best Markets for Sellers; Baltimore and Miami Are the Best for Buyers

San Francisco and San Jose, Calif. top Zillow's list of the best markets for sellers. Buyers in Baltimore and Miami will have the most negotiating power when shopping for a home, according to the...

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Feb 10, 2017
Experts: Rising Mortgage Rates Will Have a Significant Impact on 2017 Housing Market

Increasing mortgage rates and their impact on affordability will be the most significant force driving the 2017 housing market, according to the latest Zillow® Home Price Expectations Surveyi....

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Feb 8, 2017
More Young Unmarried Couples Buying Homes Together

The share of young unmarried couples buying homes together has been on the rise over the past decade, according to a new Zillow® analysis[i]. Across the country, almost 15 percent of all...

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Feb 2, 2017
Home Buyers in Expensive Markets See a Longer Wait to Break Even than a Year Ago

Home value appreciation is expected to slow in some of the nation's most expensive markets, and as a result, it now takes longer to break even on a home in those markets compared to renting it....

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Jan 27, 2017
Pockets of Affordable Housing Exist Within the Most Expensive Markets

Even in metros where homebuyers have the biggest mortgage burdens, some cities within those metros provide relatively affordable housing options. The San Jose metro has been one of the hottest...

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Jan 19, 2017
Home Values Rise 7 Percent in 2016

Home values rose 6.8 percent from last December, the fastest annual pace of the year. The Zillow® Home Value Indexi (ZHVI) is $193,800, just below the highest value set in April 2007, according...

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Jan 17, 2017
The White House Worth Just Shy of $400 Million

The White House, valued at $397.9 million according to the Zillow® home valuation, has appreciated 15 percent since the Obamas moved in eight years ago. The White House is the most valuable home...

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Jan 13, 2017
A Down Payment Costs Home Buyers an Average of 2/3 of Annual Income

Cobbling together a 20 percent down payment on a home costs more than two thirds of the average annual income – one of the reasons potential home buyers say saving for a down payment is among...

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Jan 11, 2017
Homes in Black Neighborhoods Twice as Likely to be Underwater as Homes in White Neighborhoods

Homeowners in predominantly black communities are twice as likely to be underwater on their mortgages as homeowners in mostly white communities, according to a new Zillow analysisi. Nationally,...

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Jan 6, 2017
Nashville is Zillow's Hottest Housing Market for 2017

Today, Zillow® announced its predictions for 2017's 10 hottest housing markets. Topping the list this year is Nashville, Tenn. followed by Seattle, a market with home value growth in the...

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Jan 3, 2017
Housing Data Reveals Gaps in Economic Opportunity Along Generational, Racial, and Socio-Economic Lines

As the U.S. housing market nears full recovery, widening gaps along racial, socio-economic, and generational lines are impacting the growth of the housing market and individual cities, according...

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Dec 30, 2016
U.S. Housing Worth Record-High $29.6 Trillion in 2016

The total value of the U.S. housing stock grew to a record-high $29.6 trillion in 2016, according to a new Zillow® analysis. The housing market saw a strong year of appreciation, growing 5.7...

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Dec 28, 2016
Obama Family Voted Most Desirable Neighbors for 2017; Justin Bieber Named Worst Neighbor in 2016

Americans would most like to be neighbors with the Obamas in 2017, according to the 10th annual Zillow® Celebrity Neighbor Survey[i]. Popstar Justin Bieber was selected as the least desirable...

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Dec 22, 2016
Home Values Rise at Fastest Pace Since 2006

In November, national home values rose at their fastest annual pace since 2006, near the peak of the housing bubble. The Zillow® Home Value Indexi (ZHVI) is $192,500, 2 percent shy of the records...

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Dec 21, 2016
Zillow Makes Co-Shopping For Homes Easier with a New App Functionality Through iMessage

Zillow, the leading real estate and home-related information marketplace, today has launched an iOS® 10-centric update to its flagship app, now featuring iMessage App Store support. This new...

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Dec 15, 2016
More than One in 10 Homeowners Underwater as Housing Market Nears Full Recovery

Even as home values approach the highest levels reached during the housing bubble, 11 percent of homeowners with a mortgage are underwater, according to the third quarter Zillow® Negative Equity...

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Dec 15, 2016
Velvet, Jewel Tones and Marble Among Top Home Design Trends for 2017

Velvet, jewel tones, white marble and built-in bars are forecasted to be the biggest home design trends for 2017, according to the latest Zillow Digs® Home Trend Forecast, a one-of-a-kind report...

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