Zillow is hoping to sink its teeth into more homeowners with the launch of a new advertising campaign called “Finding Home”. The company is kicking off with advertising slots on three national TV channels, with more planned for later in the year. Zillow’s new campaign is focused on stories that illustrate the diversity of home […]
Rents across the country rose 0.7 percent from last March, the slowest rate of appreciation since November 2012, as new construction began to meet renter demand and soften the market.
Even though a mortgage payment is more affordable than a rent payment on a monthly basis, renters say they can’t buy a home due to the pricey down payment.
Nationally, families can expect to spend $447 extra a month moving to a three-bedroom home from one with two bedrooms, according to Zillow’s Cost of Moving Up Analysis
Monthly rent is a bigger financial burden for people living in predominantly black or Hispanic neighborhoods than it is in white neighborhoods
The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgages is currently 4.10 percent, up 13 percentage points from this time last week.
There are fewer homeowners underwater on their mortgages, but more than half of those who remain underwater owe at least 20 percent more than their homes are worth
Nationally, families spend an average of $9,073 more per year to cover basic housing and child care costs in the city than in the suburbs