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Jun 08, 2010, 15:23 ET
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Thirty-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate Hits Record Low; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate is 4.58%, According to Zillow(R) Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.58 percent, down nine basis points from 4.67  percent at this...

May 20, 2010, 08:00 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Homeowner Confidence Rises Nationally, But Western Homeowners Remain Pessimistic Despite Stabilization in Many Western Markets

As some parts of the U.S. housing market work their way out of the housing recession, while the majority of markets continue to decline,...

May 10, 2010, 08:00 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Home Values Continue Nationwide Decline in First Quarter Amid Encouraging Signs in California

Home values in most U.S. markets continued to decline in the first quarter of 2010, as the Zillow Home Value Index(1) fell 3.8 percent...

Apr 29, 2010, 08:00 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Despite Mortgage Meltdown, Today's Borrowers Continue to Spend Twice as Much Time Researching a Car Purchase as Researching Their Home Loan

The impact of the widely publicized mortgage meltdown appears to have caused little change in borrower behavior during the past two years,...

Apr 20, 2010, 14:55 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

30-Year Mortgage Rates Spike Near 5% Last Week Before Easing Again; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate Is 4.90%, According to Zillow(R) Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.9 percent, up two basis points from 4.88 percent compared to this...

Apr 15, 2010, 08:01 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Zillow.com(R) Partners With Howard Hanna(R) Real Estate Services

Zillow.com and Howard Hanna Real Estate Services today announced a partnership that enables Howard Hanna to automatically feed all of its 21,000...

Apr 13, 2010, 14:35 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

National and State Mortgage Rates Fall Sharply Over Past Week; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate is 4.88%, According to Zillow(R) Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.88 percent, down twenty basis points from 5.08 percent compared to...

Apr 06, 2010, 14:09 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

National and State Mortgage Rates Rise Over Past Week; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate Is 5.08%, According to Zillow(R) Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 5.08 percent, up fifteen basis points from 4.93 percent compared to...

Apr 02, 2010, 09:15 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Zillow.com(R) Launches the Zillow(R) on iPad App

Real estate Web site Zillow.com today announced that its Zillow on iPad App is available on the App Store. The app presents users with homes for...

Mar 30, 2010, 15:00 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Mortgage Rates Rise in Past Week; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate is 4.93%, According to Zillow(R) Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.93 percent, up thirteen basis points from 4.80 percent compared to...

Mar 23, 2010, 14:01 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Mortgage Rates Remain Flat; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate is 4.80%, According to Zillow(R) Mortgage Rate Ticker

SEATTLE, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.80 percent, up two basis points...

Mar 18, 2010, 08:01 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Zillow.com(R) Launches the Zillow Android(TM) App

Zillow.com, the leader in mobile real estate, today announced the launch of the Zillow® Android App, which puts the power of Zillow’s...

Mar 15, 2010, 11:00 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Zillow.com(R) Partners With John L. Scott Real Estate(R)

Zillow.com and Seattle-based John L. Scott Real Estate today announced a partnership which enables John L. Scott to automatically feed all of...

Mar 09, 2010, 14:34 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Mortgage Rates Decline; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate is 4.76%, According to Zillow(R) Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.76 percent, down four basis points from 4.80 percent compared to...

Mar 02, 2010, 15:21 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Mortgage Rates Decline; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate is 4.80%, According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.80 percent, down four basis points from 4.84 percent compared to...

Feb 23, 2010, 15:48 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Mortgage Rates Decline; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate is 4.84%, According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.84 percent, up five basis points from 4.79 percent compared to this...

Feb 23, 2010, 08:01 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Zillow.com(R) Upgrades Zillow iPhone(R) App: Share Homes on Facebook(R), Twitter(R) and Search Homes for Rent Among New Additions

Real estate Web site Zillow.com today announces an update to the free Zillow® iPhone App, with new features that allow users to easily share...

Feb 18, 2010, 08:00 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Homeowner Confidence Shrinks to Lowest Level on Record; Homeowner Perception of Home Values Nearly Equal to Reality

American homeowners'(i) confidence in their own homes' values during the fourth quarter fell to the lowest level in seven quarters, with just one...

Feb 16, 2010, 14:35 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Mortgage Rates Decline; Current 30-Year Fixed Rate of 4.79% is at Lowest Level This Year, According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker

The thirty-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.79 percent, down two basis points from 4.81 percent at this time...

Feb 10, 2010, 08:00 ET
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 SEATTLE, WA UNITED STATES
 05/03/2006

Continued High Negative Equity and Home Value Declines Put a Damper on an Encouraging 2009

Home values across the country declined again in the fourth quarter of 2009, as the Zillow Home Value Index(1) fell 5 percent year-over-year, and...