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Aug 25, 2015, 08:00 ET

Home Values Slip After Nearly Four Years of Growth

 The housing market is slowing down, with home values seeing the first negative monthly change since the market began its recovery nearly four...

Aug 17, 2015, 15:55 ET

Today's First-Time Homebuyers Older, More Often Single

 Today's first-time homebuyer is older and more likely to be single than first-time homebuyers in the 1970s and 1980s, according to a new...

Aug 13, 2015, 08:00 ET

Renting Less Affordable Than Ever Before, While Mortgages Remain Affordable, by Historical Standards

 Paying for a mortgage is still affordable, while rent takes up more income than ever in most major metro areas, according to a Zillow®...

Aug 03, 2015, 16:15 ET
Kathleen Philips

Zillow Group Announces Key Executive Promotions

Zillow® Group (NASDAQ:Z), which houses a portfolio of the largest and the most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web,...

Jul 30, 2015, 08:00 ET

Inventory Down Year-Over-Year for Fifth Straight Month, Offering Home Shoppers Little Relief

 There were fewer homes for sale in June than there were a year ago, increasing competition for potential buyers this home shopping season....

Jul 22, 2015, 16:10 ET

Zillow Group to Acquire DotLoop

 Zillow Group (NASDAQ:Z), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web, today...

Jul 21, 2015, 16:10 ET

Zillow Group Announces Stock Dividend, Creation of Class C Shares

Zillow® Group (NASDAQ: Z), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web,...

Jul 09, 2015, 16:35 ET

Chief Financial Officer Chad Cohen to Leave Zillow Group

 Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web,...

Jul 09, 2015, 08:00 ET

Look Back at Real Estate Market Shows That Timing Matters

 The Breakeven Horizon analysis from Zillow® found that homeowners can still break even on a home purchase in less than two yearsi, even...

Jun 23, 2015, 08:00 ET

Real Estate Becomes Local Again; National Trends Less Prevalent on a Market Level

 Bidding wars are helping drive up home values in the nation's hottest housing markets this home shopping season, even as home values level off...

Jun 23, 2015, 08:00 ET

Zillow Group Launches 'Zillow Rent Connect: Boost'; New Program Brings Lift to Multifamily Rental Listings

 Today, Zillow Group, which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant rental, real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web,...

Jun 23, 2015, 08:00 ET

Zillow Group Signs 50 New Multiple Listing Service Agreements in the Past Six Weeks

 Zillow Group, which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web, today announced...

Jun 19, 2015, 16:05 ET

Zillow Group Announces Sale of ActiveRain to the Ben Kinney Companies

 Zillow Group, which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web, today announced...

Jun 17, 2015, 08:00 ET

Miami Association of REALTORS, the Largest Local Realtor Association in the Country, Sending Listings Directly to Zillow and Trulia

 Zillow Group, which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web, today announced...

Jun 17, 2015, 08:00 ET

U.S. Homeowners Can Spend More Than $9,000 Per Year in Hidden Homeownership Costs and Maintenance Expenses

Homeowners say the most stressful part about owning a home is the extra or hidden costsi. That may be because U.S. homeowners can pay more than...

Jun 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

More than Half of Underwater Homeowners Are Nowhere Near Re-Surfacing

 The U.S. negative equity rate is dropping, but more than 4 million U.S. homeowners owed the bank at least 20 percent more than their homes...

Jun 08, 2015, 13:28 ET

Zillow Unveils New National TV Spot: Homecoming

 Zillow® the leading real estate and home-related information marketplace, will be releasing its sixth TV spot today as part of...

May 27, 2015, 08:00 ET

IRES MLS Signs Direct Agreement with Zillow Group; First to Offer Members Expanded Listings Reporting

 Zillow Group, which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web, today announced...

May 21, 2015, 08:00 ET

Rents Gallop Past Home Values in April

 Soaring rents outpaced home values in April for the first time in years, further deepening a "rental crisis" and signaling that home values...

May 21, 2015, 08:00 ET

RE/MAX LeadStreet Joins Zillow Tech Connect: Leads

Zillow, the leading real estate and home-related information marketplace, today announced that one of the nation's largest real estate...