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Dec 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

U.S. Home Values Gain $1.7 Trillion in Value in 2014, Ending Year of Steady Market Improvement

 The total value of all the homes in the United States is expected to end 2014 at $27.5 trillion, a 6.7 percent increase from last year and the...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Expanded Real Estate Partnerships in 2014: New MLS and Brokerage Partnerships Bring 400,000 Direct Listings; Nearly 4,000 Brokerages Now Market Listings on Zillow

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home related marketplace, in 2014, created more new partnerships across the...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Gold Fixtures, Wallpaper and Cowhide Accents Named Among Top 5 Most Popular Home Design Trends for 2015

Today, Zillow Digs® announced the top five home design trends for 2015 and the four soon-to-be forgotten fads of 2014. Gold fixtures,...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

In Most Major Markets, Negative Equity Has Fallen By Half Since Peak of Crisis

 The number of U.S. homeowners upside down on their mortgages has fallen by more than 40 percent since early 2012, according to the third...

Dec 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

My Florida Regional MLS Joins Zillow Partnership Platform

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home related marketplace, today announced the My Florida Regional Multiple...

Dec 10, 2014, 14:00 ET
Zillow Talk: The New Rules of Real Estate

Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff and Chief Economist Stan Humphries to Publish First Book, "Zillow Talk: The New Rules of Real Estate"

 The first book by Zillow® CEO Spencer Rascoff and Chief Economist Stan Humphries, "Zillow Talk: The New Rules of Real Estate" will be...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Named a Best Place to Work in Glassdoor 2015 Employees' Choice Awards

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, was named as a best place to work among large-sized companies in...

Dec 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

New Zillow Report: Buying Twice as Affordable as Renting

 It's more affordable to buy a home now in most U.S. metros than it was 15 years ago, even for millennials putting down less money on a home,...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Lenders Wary of Giving Loan Quotes to Self-Employed Mortgage Borrowers

 Although they have higher incomes and seek to buy more expensive homes, self-employed borrowers receive 40 percent fewer purchase loan quotes,...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow: In 2015, Millennials Will Be Biggest Home Buying Group & Rents Will Grow Faster Than Home Values

 Zillow predicts a big year for home buyers in 2015, with more millennials entering the market amid rising rents. Zillow's annual housing...

Nov 24, 2014, 16:05 ET

Zillow Expands Seattle Headquarters

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) today announced a significant expansion to its national headquarters in downtown Seattle. The company has signed a lease to...

Nov 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Inventory Rising Among Most Expensive Homes, but Low-Priced Homes Still Scarce

 The number of homes for sale continued to increase across the U.S. in October, a good sign for buyers – but with a catch.  In many...

Nov 20, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Pro for Brokers Adds RE/MAX Select Realty

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home related marketplace, today announced that a new Pittsburgh-based...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

Experts: First-Time Homebuyers' Weak Finances Holding Back Housing Market

 Shifting demographics and would-be first-time homebuyers financially ill-prepared to buy will continue to hold back the housing market over...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Pro for Brokers Adds Achieve Realty

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home related marketplace, today announced that Pittsburgh-based brokerage...

Nov 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Real Estate App Adds New Features for Agents

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home related marketplace, today announced it has introduced several new features...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow to Launch Zillow Tech Connect: Reviews

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home-related marketplace, today announced the launch of Zillow® Tech...

Nov 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

Millions of Potential New Households Waiting Out the Recovery

 Stagnant incomes and rising rents left the U.S. with an unprecedented number of doubled-up households as people moved in together to make ends...

Oct 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

Home-Value Growth Has Peaked; Cooling Market Puts Bubble Fears to Rest

 Appreciation in home values is slowing definitively after nearly two years of accelerating year-over-year growth, according to the third...

Oct 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Northern Nevada Regional MLS Joins Zillow Partnership Platform

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information and home related marketplace, today announced the Northern Nevada Regional...