Zillow: ‘Low inventory, strong demand’ to define this year’s home shopping season



Home values across the country are up 7 percent since last February, with 3 percent fewer homes to choose from than a year ago, making for another competitive home shopping season

Here’s what gets content shared on social media



Key to any internet marketing strategy is the creation of shareable content that will reach far and wide

Existing home sales slide as lack of inventory bites



After starting the year at the fastest pace in almost a decade, existing-home sales slid in February but remained above year ago levels

Expert says rising mortgage rates will be good for the housing market



It looks as if the Federal Reserve is finally going to do something about raising short term interest rates

Here’s how to ‘childproof’ your home and make it safe for children



Our children are the lights of our lives, but raising them can often be a very worrying experience.

Get ready for intense bidding wars this spring



Bidding wars are set to be the hallmark of this year’s selling season. Home listings are drying up yet buyer demand remains high, which means shoppers are set to face intense competition this spring

MERV Ratings and How to Use Them



MERV stands for Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value, and every furnace filter has a MERV rating that has been established through a number of tests. The resulting rating determines how efficient

Warren Buffet lists his luxury Laguna Beach House for sale



Turned down by Harvard? Don’t feel bad. So was Warren Buffett.

New email phishing scam targets Gmail users



Google is warning of a new email phishing scam that directs users to what looks like a Google sign-in page, in order to steal personal details and steal the user’s contacts’ details and passwords.

Zillow reveals top strategies for buyers & sellers in 2017



The spring home-buying season is gearing up to be one of the most competitive in recent history, as the shortage of for-sale homes is keeping inventory tight and prices high.