Zillow: Gen X homeowners struggling to build equity



Gen X homeowners bore the brunt of the housing crash, and it still shows a decade later as they lag behind in gaining equity in their homes

Zillow leads $10m funding round for virtual interior design app Hutch



Hutch Interiors today announced that it has closed a $10 million Series A financing round led by Zillow

Online home valuations aren’t always accurate!



Homeowners who attempt to find out the value of their home using online algorithms such as Zillow’s Zestimate feature often find that these tools are inaccurate.

Zillow reveals which names own the most valuable homes



Homeowners named Stuart and Alison are among the top names of homeowners with the most valuable homes in the country, worth a median of more than $330,000

Zillow faces social media backlash over McMansion Hell copyright claims



Zillow is facing a social media backlash following its decision to send a cease-and-desist letter to the owner of prominent real estate blog McMansion Hell. The site is a kind of tongue-in-cheek website that pokes fun at so-called McMansions, with quirky comments like “windows you could scrape off with a butter knife”, and “doors to […]

For-sale home inventory drops at fastest pace in 4 years, Zillow says



The number of for-sale homes hitting the market is dropping at its fastest pace in almost four years

Childcare costs undermines middle-class housing aspirations



Upper-middle-class families are more likely than low or upper-class families to rely on their extended family for childcare, according to the Zillow Housing Aspirations Report

Zillow: Mortgage payments in half of America’s largest markets are now ‘unaffordable’



Buying the typical home listed for sale in more than half of the nation’s 35 largest markets will require a greater share of income than the median-valued home required historically, according to a new Zillow analysis

Zillow’s new paint color analysis shows blue bathrooms are the way to go



According to a Zillow analysis, homes with walls painted in shades of blue or light gray may sell for as much as a $5,400 premium.

Zillow survey shows how foreign buyers influence U.S. high-end real estate



International buyers of residential real estate in the U.S. don’t have a significant impact on the overall housing market. But they wield a lot more influence at the top end of the market

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