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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...

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...