Comparing Zillow and Redfin Market Value Estimation

Comparing Zillow and Redfin as two of the best real estate valuators powered by data. In the end, get an appraiser.

Zillow: Home value appreciation declines in major markets

Annual home value growth slowed in more than half of the nation’s largest housing markets since this time last year, according to the December Zillow Real Estate Market Report. Markets such as Seattle and San Jose, California, saw the biggest declines in appreciation over the past year. In December 2017, home values in Seattle were

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Not All is Fair in House Price Recovery News

While home prices across the US have generally recovered from the economic crisis, not every segment or market has recovered equitably. Some types of homes and some regions have fared far better than others.

Report: Florida, Texas and Tennessee markets see fastest home value appreciation

The nation’s fastest-growing home values are no longer in their traditional California markets, having shifted to markets in Florida, Texas and Tennessee, according to Zillow’s latest Real Estate Market Report.

U.S. Home values appreciate at fastest rate in 2 years

U.S. home values are up 5.5 percent over the past year according to the September Zillow Real Estate Market Reports. This is the fastest pace of appreciation in more than two years.

Report: Global housing prices are rising through the roof

If you thought U.S. homes were overpriced, it’s nothing compared to China

Home values in Democrat-held districts appreciate twice as much as those in Republican-held districts

Whatever your political views might be, one thing is clear – it’s better to be a homeowner under a Democrat-controlled congressional district than a Republican-controlled one

National home values rise in latest Zillow Home Value Index

Zillow is reporting that national home values have risen for the 48th straight month as of this July, reaching an average of $187,300 in the latest Zillow Home Value Index (ZHVI).

7 Lessons I’ve Learned About Investing In Residential Real Estate

The best deals I’ve ever made were not to be found in the classified ads, on the MLS, or via other investors. The real deals are often masquerading as “no deal”, until you actually make an effort to look at the fundamentals…

Accumulating Wealth With Real Estate

This is petty much real estate investing 101 but it’s good to go back over the basics occasionally. If you invest wisely, your first increase in wealth should occur as soon as you sign the closing paperwork. If you buy a $100,000 house for 80% if market value, you should be worth $20,000 more as

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