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Sep 13, 2012, 17:11 ET

Zillow, USC Lusk Center to Host Housing Forum in San Francisco; FHA Commissioner Carol Galante to Give Keynote

After a housing recession that eclipsed the Great Depression, many markets are again experiencing home value appreciation sparked by high demand...

Jun 19, 2012, 08:00 ET

Zillow Announces Agent Advisory Board

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, today announced the formation of the Zillow® Agent Advisory Board...

May 25, 2012, 08:00 ET

Home Values Continue to Climb in April

National home values rose for the second month in a row, climbing 0.7 percent from March to a Zillow Home Value Index[i] of $147,300. This is the...

May 24, 2012, 08:00 ET

Despite Home Value Gains, Underwater Homeowners Owe $1.2 Trillion More than Homes' Worth

Nearly one-third (31.4 percent) of U.S. homeowners with mortgages – or 15.7 million – were underwater on their mortgage in the first...

Nov 01, 2011, 08:01 ET

Zillow and Pulte Homes to Give Away $350,000 House in Life-Changing "I Want a New Home Sweepstakes"

Zillow® (NASDAQ: Z), the leading real estate information marketplace, has teamed up with Pulte Homes®, one of America's largest home...

Jun 07, 2011, 11:00 ET

Zillow® Launches Zillow Mortgage Marketplace iPhone® App

Zillow, the leader in mobile real estate, today launched the Zillow Mortgage Marketplace iPhone App, bringing the innovative loan shopping...

Mar 31, 2011, 12:01 ET

Zillow® Launches the Zillow BlackBerry® App

Zillow, the leader in mobile real estate, today announced the launch of the Zillow BlackBerry App for Research in Motion®'s BlackBerry...

Feb 09, 2011, 08:00 ET

Tax Credit Hangover Continues as Home Values Drop, Negative Equity Rises in Fourth Quarter

Home values in the United States posted their largest quarterly decline since the first quarter of 2009, falling 2.6 percent as the temporary...

Feb 03, 2011, 11:01 ET

Zillow and Yahoo! Real Estate Launch Largest Real Estate Network on the Web

Zillow.com® and Yahoo!® Real Estate (http://realestate.yahoo.com) today launched an exclusive partnership that brings together the two...

Jan 13, 2011, 08:01 ET
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Zillow® Surfaces Thousands of Real Estate Agent Ratings and Reviews

Real estate website Zillow.com®  today launched the ability for home buyers and sellers to search for and find local real estate agents...

Dec 28, 2010, 08:01 ET
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Sandra Bullock Named Most Desirable Celebrity Neighbor for 2011, While Cast of Jersey Shore Voted Worst

U.S. adults would most like to be neighbors with Sandra Bullock in 2011, according to the fourth annual Zillow Celebrity Neighbor Survey(i). The...

Dec 09, 2010, 04:00 ET
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U.S. Homes Set to Lose $1.7 Trillion in Value During 2010, Bringing Total Value Lost Since Market Peak to $9 Trillion

U.S. homes are expected to lose more than $1.7 trillion in value(1) during 2010, which is 63 percent more than the $1 trillion lost in 2009,...

Nov 10, 2010, 08:00 ET
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Home Values Near Unprecedented Decline as Hints of Stabilization Wane in Third Quarter

The United States housing market continued its long decline in the third quarter with home values falling for the 17th consecutive quarter,...

Sep 22, 2010, 08:01 ET
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What's My Home Worth? Mint.com Taps Zillow.com for Real Estate Valuations

Mint.com and Zillow.com® have partnered to help customers determine their homes' value as part of their overall financial portfolio. (...

Sep 01, 2010, 08:01 ET
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Zillow.com Partners with Apartments.com to Bring National Database of Managed Apartment Rental Listings to Zillow

Zillow.com® and Apartments.com™, two of the nation's leading online destinations for real estate and multifamily housing, respectively,...

Aug 19, 2010, 08:00 ET
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Homeowner Confidence in Real Estate Market Dips; 1 in 3 Think Worst Is Yet to Come, While 38% Think Local Home Values Have Reached Bottom

Homeowners(i) are more pessimistic about the short-term future of home values in their local market than they have been in the past three...

Aug 12, 2010, 16:00 ET
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Zillow.com® Appoints Kathleen Philips as General Counsel

Leading real estate website Zillow.com® today announced the appointment of Kathleen Philips as general counsel. Philips, 43, brings extensive...

Aug 09, 2010, 08:00 ET
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Negative Equity Falls in Second Quarter, But National Home Values Continue to Decline

Home values in the United States continued to decline in the second quarter of 2010, with the Zillow Home Value Index(1) falling 3.2 percent...

Jul 09, 2010, 08:01 ET
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Yahoo! Real Estate and Zillow.com Team Up to Create Powerful Real Estate Advertising Network

Two of the most popular real estate websites in the country today announced an exclusive partnership that will offer advertisers a single channel...

Jul 01, 2010, 00:01 ET
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Zillow.com(R) Reports Record Visits and Activity in First Half of 2010, Amid Surge in Mobile Usage

Despite a mixed housing market that continued to struggle during the first half of 2010, real estate website Zillow.com today announced it broke...