Zillow kicks off ‘Finding Home’ advertising campaign



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 […]

Rental markets show signs of slowing down, Zillow says



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.

70% of renters say they can’t afford a down payment to buy a home



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.

‘Moving up’ to a bigger home costs borrowers an extra $447 a month



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

Zillow study shows rents less affordable in minority areas



Monthly rent is a bigger financial burden for people living in predominantly black or Hispanic neighborhoods than it is in white neighborhoods

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.

LinkedIn & Zillow identify where to live to have more disposable income



There’s a good reason thousands of technology workers are flocking to Seattle: the math works out.

Zillow tracks 30-year mortgage rates above four percent mark



The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgages is currently 4.10 percent, up 13 percentage points from this time last week.

Negative equity continues to dog real estate markets



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

City living costs $9k a year more than the suburbs



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

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