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Sep 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Cooling Housing Market Highlights Best Markets for Buyers, Sellers

 U.S. home values rose more slowly in August than they have in a year, and the cooling market offered a clear view of local markets that favor...

Sep 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
Zillow Digs Fall Trend Report 2014. (PRNewsFoto/Zillow)

The Master Bedroom Goes Industrial This Fall: Rustic Wood, Statement Lighting and Neutrals Named Top Picks for Home Remodelers; Bold Colors and Matching Bedroom Furniture Fade Out of Style

 Today, Zillow Digs® announced industrial chic as the top master bedroom design style for fall 2014. Raw or exposed wood elements with...

Sep 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

U.S. Waterfront Home Values Twice as High as Overall Home Values

 Nationwide, the typical oceanfront or lakefront, single-family home is worth more than double the median value of all homes, and in some...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Now Powers U.S. Real Estate Listings for Leading Chinese Real Estate Platform, Leju

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, is now powering the U.S. real estate search for Leju Holdings...

Sep 03, 2014, 17:00 ET

Zillow, Trulia receive second request for information from FTC

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) and Trulia, Inc. (NYSE: TRLA) announced today that they each received a Request for Additional Information, or a "second...

Aug 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Makes Two Key Industry Hires

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, today announced that two new industry veterans have joined its...

Aug 26, 2014, 18:14 ET

U.S. Negative Equity Falls to 17 Percent

 One in six (17 percent) U.S. homeowners with mortgages – or 8.7 million – were still underwater on their mortgage in the second...

Aug 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Only a Dozen Large Metro Housing Markets Feature Both Affordable For-Sale Housing and Affordable Rental Housing

 Of the nation's 100 largest metro areas, only a dozen are currently more affordablei than they historically have been for both renters and...

Aug 20, 2014, 17:39 ET

HotPads Unveils Redesigned Site and App to Make Searching for a Rental Faster and More Intuitive

 HotPads™, the leading map-based home and apartment rental search engine and a Zillow® (NASDAQ: Z) company, today announced it has...

Aug 18, 2014, 11:49 ET

Zillow Named Washington's Best Workplace By Puget Sound Business Journal

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ-Z), the leading real estate and home-related marketplace, has been named one of Washington's Best Workplaces by the Puget...

Aug 15, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Ranks Top Places Where Mom-and-Pop Landlords Make the Most Money

Zillow today named the Oklahoma City area the top place where mom-and-pop landlords stand to make the most money on their rental property on a...

Aug 07, 2014, 14:00 ET

Instant Home Loan Pre-Approval Now Available on Zillow Mortgages and Zillow Real Estate Apps on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate and home-related marketplace, today announced that home shoppers now have a mobile edge to...

Aug 01, 2014, 16:31 ET

Intermountain Multiple Listing Service Joins Zillow Partnership Platform

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, today announced Intermountain Multiple Listing Service has joined...

Aug 01, 2014, 10:00 ET

As Millennials Delay First-Time Home Purchases, National Homeownership Rate will Continue to Fall

 The national homeownership rate fell in the second quarter, and a majority of experts said they expect it to fall further in coming years as...

Jul 28, 2014, 08:30 ET

Zillow Announces Acquisition of Trulia for $3.5 Billion in Stock

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Trulia, Inc. (NYSE: TRLA) for $3.5 billion...

Jul 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Zillow to Host Housing Forum in Washington, D.C.; Featured Speakers Include Jason Furman and Rep. Ed Perlmutter

What: Zillow®, the leading real estate and home-related marketplace will bring together an esteemed group of national real estate...

Jul 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow to Bring RealPage Services to Rental Companies

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate and home-related marketplace, today announced a new partnership with RealPage (NASDAQ: RP),...

Jul 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Home Values in Dozens of U.S. Housing Markets will not Fully Recover Until 2017 or Later

 Home values in half of the nation's 100 largest metro areas will not reach their pre-recession peak levels again for another three-plus years,...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Zillow Pro for Brokers Program Nears 2,000 Partners

 Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, today announced that the Zillow® Pro for Brokers program...

Jul 16, 2014, 16:30 ET

Zillow Acquires Retsly

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z), the leading real estate and home-related marketplace, today announced it has acquired Vancouver, BC -based...