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Is Selling Your Home if You Owe More Than it's Worth Worth It?

Many people purchase homes with the intent to build equity, though life happens and homeowners end up underwater, whether it…

9 months ago

10 years after the recession, many markets still struggle to recover

One decade after the Great Recession began following the collapse of the U.S. housing market, it’s clear that home values…

5 years ago

Less than 10% of U.S. homes remain underwater, Zillow says

Almost a decade after the last recession, we’ve passed another milestone in the housing market recovery. The percentage of homeowners…

5 years ago

The tide is turning as 'underwater' homes dry up

While most homeowners are enjoying seeing the value of their properties appreciate, there’s also good news for some of those…

6 years ago

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…

7 years ago

Zillow study shows homes in black neighborhoods are twice as likely to be underwater

A new study from Zillow has found that homeowners in predominantly black communities are almost twice as likely to be…

7 years ago

2 million U.S. homes threatened by rising sea levels

Nearly 2 million U.S. homes would be lost if the oceans rise by six feet as scientists expect by the…

7 years ago

Zillow: 6 million U.S. homes still have negative equity

Fewer homeowners were underwater as the negative equity rate fell to 13.1 percent in the United States, according to the…

8 years ago