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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...

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 19, 2015, 08:00 ET

Lime Green Accents, Vertical Gardens and Hurricane Candles Named Most Popular Outdoor Patio Trends for Summer 2015

 Today, Zillow Digs® announced the top three outdoor patio trends for summer 2015 and the three biggest fads headed out of style. Lime...

May 14, 2015, 08:00 ET

It Costs More to Borrow Less, Says Zillow Mortgage Analysis

 Compared to borrowers with $400,000 home loans, borrowers with loans of $100,000 pay 10 percent more for every dollar borrowed due to higher...

May 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

Experts: Easier-to-Get Mortgages May Not Draw More Buyers

 Most experts surveyed in the latest Zillow® Home Price Expectations Survey said it's going to get easier to get a mortgage in the next...

May 12, 2015, 08:00 ET

Zillow Group Signs 105 New Multiple Listing Services in 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...

May 04, 2015, 08:00 ET

Zillow Rental Network Surges in Past 12 Months; New Multifamily Partners Up 84% Year-Over-Year

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

May 04, 2015, 08:00 ET

Lowest Earners in 1/3 of U.S. Housing Markets Can't Afford Even the Least Expensive Homes

 Home affordability among the least affluent third of Americans has worsened sharply over the past two years, as the housing market has...

Apr 30, 2015, 08:00 ET

Borrowers with Low Credit Scores Found it Easier to Get a Home Loan in 2014

 Mortgage lending standards loosened in 2014, making it easier for borrowers with low credit scores to get a mortgage, but borrowers with low...

Apr 28, 2015, 13:25 ET

Zillow Group Brands Win Four Webby Awards

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

Apr 22, 2015, 08:00 ET

Sellers Still Rule in Bay Area; Gaining Power in Denver, Seattle, Dallas-Fort Worth

 Zillow's Spring analysis of buyers' and sellers' bargaining power in housing markets across the country found bidding wars and red hot prices...

Apr 16, 2015, 15:00 ET

Zillow Group to Give MLS Partners Free Public Record Data

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

Apr 16, 2015, 08:00 ET

Zillow Mortgages Now Available on 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 that...

Apr 08, 2015, 08:00 ET

Home Buying Pays Off Fast, but Hurdles Remain For Renters

 Even though buyers in most markets can break even on a home purchase in less than two years,i nearly half of renters in a newly released...

Apr 06, 2015, 08:00 ET

Chicago's Midwest Real Estate Data to Send Listings to Zillow Group; Joined by 13 Other New MLS Partners

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

Apr 03, 2015, 08:00 ET

Record-Setting Number of Multiple Listing Services Sign Direct Agreements with Zillow Group in Past Week; Including Two of the Nation's Largest

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

Mar 31, 2015, 08:00 ET

Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service Signs New Agreement with 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...

Mar 27, 2015, 08:00 ET

Low Housing Supply Squeezes Affordability

The least affordable housing markets are those where new housing permits have not kept up with population growth, according to a Zillow®...

Mar 27, 2015, 08:00 ET

Direct Agreements Bring Zillow and Trulia More For-Sale Listings than Ever Before; 16 New MLSs Partner with Zillow and Trulia in Past 5 Days

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

Mar 26, 2015, 08:00 ET

Renters on Zillow Have Competitive Edge with Launch of Time-Stamped Listings

 Zillow, the largest rental site on the Web1, today announced that rental listings now display up-to-the-minute time stamps. In many markets...