Zillow Group Inc (OQ:ZG)

Business Focus: Real Estate Services

May 23, 2019 04:00 am ET
It's a Beautiful (and Expensive) Day in the Gayborhood
SEATTLE, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In most major cities in the United States, homes in gayborhoods are worth more than the typical home – in some cases several times more. ...
May 23, 2019 01:00 am ET
Wave of NYC Home Sales May Point to Strengthening Market
NEW YORK, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The number of for-sale homes going into contract spiked in April, particularly in Manhattan, an indicator that the NYC sales market may be strengthening. Pending salesi in Manhattan increased 26.6% from last year, reaching their highest levels since the spring of 2015 — an encouraging sign for New Yorkers looking to sell their home this year....
May 21, 2019 04:00 am ET
BoHo, Minimalism Top Zillow's 2019 Outdoor Living Trends
SEATTLE, May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- It's easier than ever to create an outdoor oasis that's an extension of your home, and this summer's biggest trend is creating a backyard space that is as comfortable as your indoor one.  Design styles like bright and bold BoHo and Scandinavian minimalism are heading outside, according to Zillow®'s 2019 Outdoor Living Trends Report. ...
May 16, 2019 04:00 am ET
U.S. Home Values Fall for the First Time in Seven Years
SEATTLE, May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. home values fell from March to April, the first month-over-month decline since February 2012, according to the April Zillow® Real Estate Market Reporti....
May 13, 2019 01:00 am ET
Zillow Now Buying and Selling Homes in the Twin Cities
SEATTLE, May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, home sellers in Minneapolis-Saint Paul can use Zillow Offers™ to request a no-obligation cash offer from Zillow to buy their home. ...
May 09, 2019 12:05 pm ET
Zillow Group Reports First Quarter 2019 Results
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) (NASDAQ:ZG), which is transforming how people buy, sell, rent, and finance homes, today announced its consolidated financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2019. Complete financial results can be found in...
May 09, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Zillow Offers Coming to Austin, Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Antonio, San Diego and Tampa
SEATTLE, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home sellers in Austin, Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Antonio, San Diego and Tampa will soon be able to use Zillow Offers™ to request a no-obligation cash offer from Zillow to buy their home. Zillow announced today plans to launch Zillow Offers in each of these six markets by the end of the first quarter of 2020. ...
May 09, 2019 04:00 am ET
Rent is Becoming Less Affordable for College Graduates
SAN FRANCISCO, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rising rents and slow income growth are making it harder for early-career renters to afford housing, according to a new HotPads® analysisi. In fact, the rent burden has grown more quickly for recent college graduates in 45 majors – including U.S. history, music, biology and early childhood education – than it has for renters without a four-year degree....
May 07, 2019 04:00 am ET
More Than One in Five Millennials Still Live With Mom
SEATTLE, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- More people age 23-37 are living with their moms than at any time this century, according to a Zillow® analysisi. Nearly 22% of American millennials – more than 14 million in total – live with their mom or both parents, the highest share for this age group since at least 2000....
May 03, 2019 04:00 am ET
Ready, Set, Home! Tips for Buyer and Seller Success in 2019's Uncertain Shopping Season
SEATTLE, May 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The magic window for sellers just opened – the first two weeks of May are the best time to list a home, according to Zillow® research, when sellers can make more money and sell faster. ...
Apr 30, 2019 04:00 am ET
Coming Wave of Young Millennial Home Buyers Expected to Further Tighten Market for Starter Homes
SEATTLE, April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 45 million people in the U.S. will reach the typical age for first-time home buyers in the next 10 years – 3.1 million more than the past decade – creating more demand in an already challenging market for those looking to get into their first home....
Apr 29, 2019 03:00 pm ET
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors that it is Investigating the Boards of Directors of Camping World, National General, and Zillow Group on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages Investors t
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. reminds investors that it is investigating potential claims on behalf of stockholders of the following companies: Camping World Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CWH) - Click here to participate in the action. National General...
Apr 25, 2019 04:00 am ET
Black and Hispanic Communities are Still Reeling from the Foreclosure Crisis
SEATTLE, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of homeowners across the country lost their homes in the foreclosure crisis, missing out on the opportunity to regain and grow their net wealth as the housing market recovered. But in black and Hispanic communitiesi, the foreclosure crisis hit especially hard, and foreclosed homes in those areas have yet to fully recover, according to a new Zillow® analysis. ...
Apr 24, 2019 04:00 am ET
Chicago, Los Angeles and Atlanta are the Most Sought-After Rental Markets
SEATTLE, April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago, Los Angeles and Atlanta are currently the most popular rental markets in the United States, according to a new HotPads® analysisi. These markets are the most popular among renters looking to relocate, and current residents aren't looking to leave....
Apr 23, 2019 04:00 am ET
Inventory Growth Fueled by Softening Demand, Not More Sellers
SEATTLE, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite an increase in the total pool of for-sale inventory, the number of new listings on the housing market has fallen year-over-year in each of the past four months, according to the March Zillow® Real Estate Market Reporti. ...
Apr 22, 2019 04:00 am ET
Zillow Launches AI-Powered 3D Home Tours Across United States and Canada
For the first time 3D home tour technology is widely available for free, marking another step in Zillow's work to turn home buying and selling into a seamless, on-demand experience for consumers....
Apr 22, 2019 04:00 am ET
Zillow Launches AI-Powered 3D Home Tours Across United States and Canada
For the first time 3D home tour technology is widely available for free, marking another step in Zillow's work to turn home buying and selling into a seamless, on-demand experience for consumers....
Apr 19, 2019 05:00 am ET
Zillow Group to Announce First Quarter 2019 Results on May 9
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which is transforming how people buy, sell, rent, and finance homes, today announced that it will release the company’s first quarter 2019 financial results after the market close on Thursday, May 9,...
Apr 18, 2019 01:00 am ET
NYC Rents Hit All-Time Highs as Discounts Diminish
NEW YORK, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As the New York City sales market continued to weaken in the first quarter of 2018, asking rents across the city rose to record highs, according to the latest StreetEasy Market Reports. ...
Apr 17, 2019 09:45 am ET
Zillow Group Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Zillow Offers; Opens Southwest Hub in Phoenix area
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow Group, which houses one of the largest portfolio of real estate brands on mobile and web, is celebrating one year of buying and selling homes directly through its Zillow Offers business. ...
Apr 16, 2019 04:00 am ET
Going Green: Homes with Solar Panels Sell for 4.1% More
SEATTLE, April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 80 percent of home buyers say energy-efficient features are important[i], a truth that's reflected by data showing homes with solar energy systems fetch higher prices. ...
Apr 15, 2019 01:30 am ET
Zillow Offers Now Live for Home Sellers in Dallas-Fort Worth
SEATTLE, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home sellers in Dallas can now use Zillow Offers to request a no-obligation cash offer from Zillow to buy their home. Dallas is the second Texas market, following Houston, where Zillow is now buying and selling homes. ...
Apr 11, 2019 04:00 am ET
Get Cozy: Walls Are Closing in on Today's Renters
SEATTLE, April 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- It's not just your imagination; renters are getting less bang for their buck these days. U.S. renters have to squeeze into homes 15 percent smaller than they would have five years ago to keep their monthly payment the same, according to a new HotPads® analysis....
Apr 09, 2019 04:00 am ET
Sellers Spend Nearly $21,000 to Sell a Home in 2019
SEATTLE and SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home sellers in the United States spend $20,851 on average to sell their homes, according to Zillow® and Thumbtack's 2019 Hidden Costs of Selling analysis. This includes closing costs, but also the improvements and other projects made when people are preparing their homes for sale....
Apr 09, 2019 04:00 am ET
Zillow Group Names Dawn Lyon Chief Corporate Relations Officer
SEATTLE and SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow® Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: Z and ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, today announced that Dawn Lyon has been appointed to the new position of chief corporate relations officer. Lyon oversees Zillow Group's Corporate Communications, Government & Community Relations and Investor Relations, reporting to Zillow Group CEO Rich Barton....
Apr 04, 2019 04:00 am ET
Homes with Chef-Inspired Kitchen Features Sell for Up to 34 Percent More; Yet Millennial Buyers Pay Premiums for Pizza and Wine
SEATTLE, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A home's listed features can have a significant impact on how much it sells for and how quickly it sells. Zillow's 2019 Home Features that Sell Analysis found that for-sale listings mentioning 'steam oven' or 'professional appliance' sold for up to 34 percent more than expected.  Six out of the top ten features in homes that sold for more than expected were entertainer-friendly kitchen amenities.  ...
Apr 02, 2019 04:00 am ET
Sale Prices Jump After Communities Named Opportunity Zones
SEATTLE, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Investors appear to be flocking to Opportunity Zones, where they can receive a discount on capital gains taxes for investing within certain areas. ...
Apr 02, 2019 04:00 am ET
Zillow Group launches Zillow Home Loans to Support Zillow Offers
SEATTLE and OVERLAND PARK, Kan., April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow Group, which houses the largest portfolio of real estate brands on mobile and Web, today launched Zillow Home Loans to deliver an easier and streamlined mortgage experience to consumers. Home shoppers who visit Zillow to shop for a mortgage can now get financing directly from Zillow Home Loans....
Mar 29, 2019 08:00 am ET
Zillow Now Has More Than 100 Canadian Listing Partners
Zillow announces additional agreements with brokerages and franchisors in Canada...
Mar 29, 2019 08:00 am ET
Zillow Now Has More Than 100 Canadian Listing Partners
Zillow announces additional agreements with brokerages and franchisors in Canada...
Mar 29, 2019 04:00 am ET
Rents Growth Accelerates After a Relatively Flat 12 Months
SAN FRANCISCO, March 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Across the U.S., rent growth is picking up its pace following a year of relatively stagnant appreciation, according to the latest quarterly HotPads® Rent Report. ...
Mar 28, 2019 04:00 am ET
Cooling Market Provides New Opportunity for First-Time Buyers
SEATTLE, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- First-time home buyers can expect an easier home shopping experience this spring, as market conditions shift in their favor, welcome news for buyers who have struggled to break into the market. ...
Mar 26, 2019 04:00 am ET
Paint and Landscape, But Then What? Here's How Home Sellers Should Prep to Get the Biggest Bang for their Buck
SEATTLE, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home shopping season is quickly approaching, which means home sellers are busy cleaning, painting, decluttering, landscaping and deciding which other projects might reap the greatest reward given limited time and money. Their best bet – once the curb appeal projects are done, tackle the bathrooms....
Mar 21, 2019 04:00 am ET
Overlooked Expenses Can Cost Renters an Extra $3,400 a Year
SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Beyond the listed rent, U.S. renters can spend $3,420 a year on costs associated with moving into and living in a rental, according to a new HotPads® analysisi....
Mar 21, 2019 01:00 am ET
Manhattan Homes Linger on Market, Forcing Sellers to Cut Prices
NEW YORK, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Many sellers across the city cut prices on their homes this February as winter brought a chill to the sales market. In Manhattan, more than one in ten homes had their prices cut, and inventory increased by 11.7 percent from last year. With the share of price cuts and inventory levels high across the borough, prices cooled, too. The StreetEasy Manhattan Price Indexii dropped 4.3 percent to $1,119,183, its lowest level since July 2015....
Mar 19, 2019 04:00 am ET
Florida and Las Vegas are the Best Markets for First-time Homebuyers
SEATTLE, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- First-time buyers looking for an affordable home without steep competition will have the best luck in Tampa, Florida, according to Zillow®'s 2019 Best Markets for First-Time Buyers Analysis. This is the second year in a row that Tampa tops this list....
Mar 14, 2019 04:00 am ET
Rent Growth Hits 10-Month High as Home Value Appreciation Drops Sharply
SEATTLE, March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rent prices grew at their fastest rate in 10 months in February, reaching 2.4 percent year-over-year appreciation, according to the February Zillow® Real Estate Market Report[i]. ...
Mar 12, 2019 04:00 am ET
Better to Protect Against Natural Disasters Than Insure Against Them, Experts Say
SEATTLE, March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With climate change and natural disasters posing a growing threat to communities across the United States, economists and real estate experts favor funding for preventative measures and construction regulations over the government providing or requiring insurance. ...
Mar 11, 2019 04:00 am ET
Zillow Now Buying and Selling Homes in Riverside
SEATTLE, March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, home sellers in Riverside, Calif. can use Zillow Offers to request a cash offer from Zillow to buy their home. Riverside is the first California market where Zillow is buying and selling homes. ...
Mar 07, 2019 02:00 am ET
Buyers Increasingly Gaining Power in Hot West Coast Markets
SEATTLE, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Limited inventory and rapid price appreciation have kept sellers firmly in the driver's seat for several years as the United States recovered from the housing market collapse. Now, buyers are gaining more negotiating power as the housing market slows, especially in some of the nation's hottest markets. ...
Mar 06, 2019 02:10 am ET
Consolidated Research: 2019 Summary Expectations for Zillow Group, Selective Insurance Group, Wayfair, Sonoco Products, Healthcare Services Group, and Enviva Partners, LP — Fundamental Analysis, Key P
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZG), Selective Insurance Group, Inc....
Mar 05, 2019 02:00 am ET
After Mortgage Payment, Washington, D.C., Residents Have Greatest Remaining Income
SEATTLE, March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid worsening affordability in the U.S., people in the Washington, D.C., metro area have the most money left over after they pay their mortgage, according to a new Zillow® analysisi....
Feb 28, 2019 02:00 am ET
Those Saving for a Down Payment can Afford a Home Nearly Three Years Sooner by Moving Back in with Mom or Dad
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Housing expenses add two years and 10 months to the time it takes a typical renter to save for a 20 percent down payment on the median U.S. home, according to a new HotPads® analysis....
Feb 26, 2019 02:00 am ET
New York, Florida Lead Zillow's List of Buyer-Friendly Markets
SEATTLE, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home shopping season is almost here, and prospective buyers in Florida and the New York metro area can expect more favorable conditions than those in most other major markets, a new Zillow® analysis reveals....
Feb 25, 2019 11:05 am ET
Zillow Group Co-Founder and CEO Rich Barton to Keynote JMP Securities Technology Conference
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced that it will webcast a keynote presentation with Co-Founder and CEO...
Feb 21, 2019 11:06 am ET
Zillow Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced its consolidated financial results for the quarter and full year ended...
Feb 21, 2019 11:05 am ET
Founder Rich Barton Returns as CEO of Zillow Group
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, today announced Rich Barton, who co-founded Zillow in 2005 and served as the company’s CEO...
Feb 21, 2019 02:00 am ET
Access to Top-Quality Education Varies Depending on Local Home Values, According to Zillow Survey
SEATTLE, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Access to public services like fire departments, hospitals and libraries is viewed as even across all types of neighborhoods, but there is a perceived divide in access to public transit and high-quality education, according to the Zillow® Housing Aspirations Report. ...
Feb 20, 2019 02:00 am ET
Living With a Roommate Can Save Renters $515 a Month
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Renters can save $515 a month by sharing their home or apartment with at least one roommate instead of renting a one-bedroom unit on their own, according to the inaugural HotPads® Rooms for Rent Indexi....
Feb 19, 2019 11:00 pm ET
Manhattan Rents Hit All-Time High as Sales Prices Drop at Fastest Pace on Record
NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The rental market remained hot this January as the weakening home sales market motivated many would-be buyers to rent instead. While strong demand pushed up rents everywhere except for along the L train, the StreetEasy Manhattan Rent Indexii reached a new high for the month of January and increased at the fastest pace in the city's most expensive neighborhoods — particularly in Downtown Manhattaniii and northwest Brooklyniv, where rents rose by 2.4 percent and 3.5 percent, reaching $3,724 and $3,058, respectively. ...
Feb 19, 2019 02:00 am ET
Listing in Early May Can Earn Sellers $1,600 More
SEATTLE, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sellers looking to maximize profits should list their homes for sale in the first two weeks of May. A Zillow® analysis finds that those homes sell for a $1,600 premium, and six days faster. In 19 of the 35 largest metros, the best month to sell for the biggest sales premium is May. ...
Feb 15, 2019 02:40 am ET
Consolidated Research: 2019 Summary Expectations for Caesars Entertainment, Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A, Zillow Group, Gladstone Land, Actinium Pharmaceuticals, and Kforce — Fundamental Analysi
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR), Gol Linhas Aereas...
Feb 14, 2019 03:00 am ET
Zillow Group Named One of Fortune's 2019 100 Best Companies to Work For
SEATTLE, Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow® Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, has been named one of the 2019 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune....
Feb 14, 2019 02:00 am ET
Housing Inventory Trend Now Favors Buyers after Years of Steady Declines
SEATTLE, Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After falling for nearly four consecutive years, housing inventory has turned a corner, growing on an annual basis in four of the past five months, according to the January Zillow® Real Estate Market Reporti. U.S. for-sale home inventory grew 1.2 percent year-over-year. There were 19,455 more homes for sale nationwide in January compared to a year earlier. ...
Feb 13, 2019 11:05 am ET
Zillow Group to Attend Morgan Stanley’s 2019 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced that it will webcast a fireside chat discussion from Morgan Stanley’s...
Feb 12, 2019 02:00 am ET
Homes in Luxury Neighborhoods the Object of Desire for Home Shoppers
SEATTLE, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a Zillow® analysis, home shoppers desire homes in some of the most luxurious neighborhoods in the country. ...
Feb 11, 2019 02:00 am ET
Zillow Now Buying and Selling Homes in Houston
SEATTLE, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, home sellers in Houston can use Zillow Offers to request a cash offer from Zillow to buy their home....
Feb 05, 2019 02:20 am ET
Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Wix, Zillow Group, AllianceBernstein Holding, Mitek, Fonar, and Covenant Transportation Group — New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developments
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Wix.com Ltd. (NASDAQ:WIX), Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZG),...
Feb 05, 2019 02:00 am ET
Home-Value Surge After Facebook IPO Provides Insight For 2019
SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Facebook's IPO led to a wealth boom in the San Francisco Bay Area, and home values grew faster in places where likely Facebook employees lived than in the surrounding region, according to a new Zillow® analysis. Several tech companies with similarly high valuations – including Uber, Lyft, Slack and Airbnb - are expected to go public this year, which could lead to another surge in new tech money in the Bay Area....
Feb 01, 2019 02:00 am ET
Share of Homes Sold Above Asking Price Hits Two-Year Low
SEATTLE, Feb. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The share of homes sold above asking price declined each month in the second half of 2018 – and December saw the biggest month-over-month drop since at least 2012 – another sign of the slowing housing market. ...
Jan 30, 2019 02:00 am ET
Zillow Awards $1 Million to Team that Built a Better Zestimate
SEATTLE, Jan. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After nearly two years of competition among more than 3,800 teams from 91 countries, today Zillow awarded the $1 million Zillow Prize in the contest to improve the accuracy of the Zestimate. The winning team beat the Zillow benchmark model by approximately 13 percent. As a result of these improvements, their work will help push the Zestimate's current nationwide error rate of 4.5 percent to below 4 percent. ...
Jan 29, 2019 02:00 am ET
Dotloop Announces Upcoming Integration With RE/MAX
CINCINNATI, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dotloop®, an industry-leading, comprehensive transaction management platform for real estate professionals, today announced an expanded partnership agreement with RE/MAX, a top global real estate franchisor with a growing presence in more than 100 countries and territories. In 2019, RE/MAX will integrate its new CRM platform with dotloop and the integration will be available to all RE/MAX agents in the U.S. and Canada....
Jan 29, 2019 02:00 am ET
More Than a Third of Home Buyers Now Make More Than $100,000
SEATTLE, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home buyers have long earned more than twice as much money, on average, as renters -- a gap that's remained relatively stable for more than a decade. But a new Zillow® analysis shows buyers are beginning to distance themselves from other income groups, highlighting how expensive it is for first-time buyers especially to break into the housing market. ...
Jan 25, 2019 02:00 am ET
Renters Typically Spend More for a Studio Apartment Than a One-Bedroom Rental
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Renting a typical studio apartment costs more each month than renting a typical one-bedroom home or apartment, according to a new HotPads® analysis....
Jan 24, 2019 02:00 am ET
Home Value Appreciation Slowed in Most Major Markets
SEATTLE, Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 Reporti. Seattle and San Jose, Calif., saw the biggest declines in appreciation over the past year. ...
Jan 23, 2019 11:05 am ET
Zillow Group to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results on February 21
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, today announced that it will release the company’s fourth quarter and full year 2018...
Jan 22, 2019 12:30 pm ET
StreetEasy Unveils New Platform to Improve Listing Input and Management
NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, StreetEasy®, New York City's leading real estate marketplace, unveiled Listing Tools, a new platform to make it easier for agents to enter and manage their NYC listings. Listing Tools will replace StreetEasy's current listing entry system for agents and will offer two versions: a paid enterprise version and a free version. The enterprise version, designed in collaboration with Douglas Elliman, will launch first, followed by the updated free version. Both include a new desktop interface and first-ever dedicated agent mobile app. ...
Jan 22, 2019 02:00 am ET
Bold Color Schemes, Farmhouse Chic Elements Fall from Style in 2019
SEATTLE, Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A modern aesthetic, with clean and simple industrial materials, leads 2019's interior design trends, according to the Zillow® Home Trend Forecast. Organic and handmade elements like natural wall coverings or wooden side tables add warmth, and soften the effects of industrial materials like concrete or metals. ...
Jan 17, 2019 11:00 pm ET
NYC Home Surplus Builds as Overpriced Inventory Lingers on Market
NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Last quarter, the number of homes for sale grew at double-digit rates in all five boroughs for the first time ever. In Manhattan, sales inventory rose 15.4 percent year over year, the fastest annual rate of growth in the fourth quarter since the financial crisis. As a result, fourth-quarter inventory was at its highest level since 2010, according to the Q4 StreetEasy Market Reportsi. Brooklyn and Queens also saw significant annual increases in inventory, up 22.0 percent and 30.8 percent, respectively. ...
Jan 17, 2019 02:00 am ET
Price Cuts on New Construction Homes Becoming More Common
SEATTLE, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home shoppers may be able to find a better deal on a new construction home than they could a year ago. A new Zillow® analysis finds that price cuts were more common in the fourth quarter of 2018 than in the first quarter. ...
Jan 17, 2019 02:00 am ET
Zillow Offers Coming to Miami, Twin Cities, Nashville, Orlando and Portland in 2019
SEATTLE, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2019, home sellers in Miami, Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Nashville, Orlando and Portland will be able to use Zillow Offers to request a no-obligation cash offer from Zillow to buy their home. Zillow will be launching Zillow Offers in each of these five markets throughout the year and expects all five to be active by the fall. ...
Jan 15, 2019 03:00 am ET
Trulia Names Issi Romem as Chief Economist
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Trulia®, a home and neighborhood site for homebuyers and renters, today announced Issi Romem as its new chief economist. In this role, Romem will spearhead Trulia's economic research and use Trulia's extensive neighborhood-level data to provide timely industry insights on both national and local housing market trends, demographic shifts and economic policies that matter most to buyers and renters. Under his leadership, Trulia's Housing Economics Research team will continue to publish a regular cadence of research, data analysis and commentary abou...
Jan 15, 2019 02:00 am ET
Silicon Valley Still Reigns Supreme for Hottest Housing Markets, but the South Will Heat Up in 2019
SEATTLE, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The hottest housing market this year will be San Jose, California, according to Zillow®, the second year in a row that Silicon Valley earns that distinction even as the winds are gradually shifting in the nation's priciest housing market. Meanwhile, the South is drawing new residents seeking affordability and jobs in some up-and-coming tech markets....
Jan 14, 2019 02:00 am ET
Zillow Offers Launches in Raleigh; Home Sellers Can Now Request Cash Offer from Zillow
SEATTLE, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, home sellers in Raleigh, N.C. can use Zillow Offers to request a cash offer from Zillow to buy their home. Raleigh is the second North Carolina market, after Charlotte, where Zillow Offers is available. ...
Jan 10, 2019 07:45 am ET
Zillow to Award $1 Million Prize for an Improved Zestimate Later This Month
SEATTLE, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After almost two years and submissions by nearly 4,000 teams, the results are in. On January 30, 2019, Zillow will reveal the winner of the $1 million competition to improve the accuracy of the Zestimate. Zillow will also award $100,000 to the second-place team and $50,000 to the third-place team, officially concluding the Zillow Prize competition. ...
Jan 10, 2019 02:00 am ET
Interest Rates More Severely Impacting Home Values but Not First-Time Buyers, According to Experts
SEATTLE, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Home values have become more sensitive to changing mortgage interest rates as rates climb back toward historic norms. Years of rates near historic lows have kept monthly payments manageable even as home values were rapidly rising. ...
Jan 09, 2019 02:00 am ET
First-Time Buyers Earn $30,000 More Than Their Peers Who Didn't Buy a Home
SEATTLE, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Buying a home is one of the most expensive transactions most Americans will make in their life, and breaking into the housing market can be especially difficult for first-time buyers. A new RealEstate.com analysis finds that the typical first-time buyer earns more than the median household income, helping them afford to buy a home. ...
Jan 08, 2019 02:00 am ET
Unpaid Federal Workers Owe $438 Million in Mortgage and Rent Payments This Month
SEATTLE, Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The effects of the federal government shutdown on the housing market are wide-ranging and personal -- unpaid workers still have to pay their mortgage or rent, while aspiring homeowners might see their loans in limbo....
Jan 03, 2019 02:00 am ET
California Captured One-Third of the National Housing Recovery
SEATTLE, Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. housing market is more valuable than ever, worth a cumulative $33.3 trillion in 2018. Since the market hit its lowest point in 2012, it has gained $10.9 trillion in value, and is now worth $4 trillion more than it was at the peak of the housing bubble. ...
Jan 02, 2019 11:05 am ET
Zillow Group to Attend Citi’s 2019 Global TMT West Conference
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced that it will webcast a fireside chat discussion from Citi’s 2019 Global...
Dec 27, 2018 02:35 am ET
New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for Zillow Group, Woodward, Navistar International, Multi-Color, Ferrellgas Partners, and Alliqua BioMedical — Factors of Influence, Major Initiatives and Sustained
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZG), Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD), Navistar...
Dec 27, 2018 02:00 am ET
Rising Mortgage Rates Take Big Bite out of Buyers' Budgets
SEATTLE, Dec. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home-value growth is slowing, price cuts are more common and for-sale inventory is up. Sounds like relief is imminent for home buyers, right? Not so fast. Mortgage rates have been steadily climbing for the past two years and could approach 6 percent by the end of 2019, dulling those factors....
Dec 21, 2018 02:00 am ET
U.S. Renters Spent $504 Billion on Housing in 2018
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. households spent a record amount on rent in 2018 despite a decrease in the number of households who rent their home, according to a new HotPads® analysis. Overall, the U.S. spent $504.4 billion on rent in 2018 – more than the entire GDP of Belgium ($494.7 billion)i and three times the current net worth of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos ($124 billion)ii....
Dec 20, 2018 02:00 am ET
Housing Inventory Grows for Third Straight Month
SEATTLE, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After nearly four years of annual declines in inventory, the number of homes for sale has now increased year-over-year for three straight months, according to the November Zillow® Real Estate Market Reporti. ...
Dec 20, 2018 12:00 am ET
Trulia Reports Housing Inventory Falls Nearly 5 Percent Nationwide as 2018 Closes
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The number of homes for sale nationwide tumbled 4.6 percent year-over-year in the last three months of 2018 across all price categories, according to the latest Inventory and Price Watch Report from Trulia®, a home and neighborhood site for homebuyers and renters. This marks the ninth consecutive quarter of declining inventory; the last time inventory rose was in Q3 2016. However, there are signs of progress with the nation's most expensive housing markets seeing large inventory gains. ...
Dec 19, 2018 02:00 am ET
Zillow Offers Coming to Dallas in 2019
SEATTLE, Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home sellers in Dallas, Texas will soon be able to use Zillow Offers to request a no-obligation cash offer from Zillow to buy their home....
Dec 18, 2018 11:00 pm ET
Manhattan Buyers Gain Leverage as Home Prices Drop to 2015 Levels
NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York City sales market shifted further in favor of buyers this November, particularly in Manhattan, according to the November 2018 StreetEasy Market Reportsi. The StreetEasy Manhattan Price Indexii fell 3.3 percent from the prior year, down to $1,133,988 — nearly the same level as in October 2015. Sales inventory remained high, with 18 percent more homes on the market than this time last year, though inventory levels were down slightly from their October 2018 peak....
Dec 14, 2018 02:00 am ET
Millennial Home Buyers Most Likely to Put Less Than 20% Down
SEATTLE, Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Saving for a down payment is the biggest hurdle to homeownershipi, and the size of that down payment sets the stage for the entire home shopping experience. It can make the difference between a monthly mortgage payment that's affordable and one that stretches a household's budget too thin. ...
Dec 12, 2018 07:46 am ET
WILLIAMS SONOMA AND STREETEASY PARTNER WITH AWARD-WINNING GINGERBREAD ARTIST TO BUILD ‘GINGERBREAD CITY’
Williams Sonoma, a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands, today announced a partnership with StreetEasy® (a member of Zillow Group, NASDAQ: Z and ZG), New York City's leading real estate marketplace, and Beatriz Muller of the Gingerneers. Muller, an award-winning gingerbread architect considered to be one of the best in the world at her craft, has created a scaled gingerbread replica of the New York City skyline.
Dec 11, 2018 02:00 am ET
Homelessness Rate Increases Faster in Least Affordable Rental Markets
SEATTLE, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rising rents across the country are burdening financially limited renters, and contributing to higher rates of homelessness in many of the nation's least affordable markets. ...
Dec 11, 2018 12:00 am ET
Trulia Names America's Friendliest, Most Spirited and Most Dog- and Kid-Friendly Neighborhoods
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- TruliaⓇ, a home and neighborhood site for homebuyers and renters, today announces the national and local winners of The 2018 Neighborly Awards. Nearly 10,000 neighborhoods spanning coast to coast were ranked based on more than 20 million written reviews and answered polls by participating locals on Trulia Neighborhoods' What Locals Say feature....
Dec 04, 2018 07:00 am ET
Zillow Announces Nine New Canadian Listing Partners
Zillow has more than doubled its agreements with brokers and franchisors in Canada. ...
Dec 04, 2018 07:00 am ET
Zillow Announces Nine New Canadian Listing Partners
Zillow has more than doubled its agreements with brokers and franchisors in Canada. ...
Dec 04, 2018 02:00 am ET
Amazon HQ2 Finalists Lead List of Housing Markets Expected to Overperform in 2019
SEATTLE, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A handful of metro areas that spent the past year competing for Amazon's second headquarters – including Washington, D.C., one of the winners – are expected to see their home-value growth outpace the nation in the coming year, according to the 2018 Q4 Zillow® Home Price Expectations Surveyi. ...
Dec 03, 2018 02:00 am ET
The Redbud Group to Represent Zillow as it Buys and Sells Homes in Charlotte
SEATTLE, Dec. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow today announced that The Redbud Group at Keller Williams SouthPark, a Charlotte, N.C. based brokerage, will represent Zillow in all of its transactions when Zillow Offers launches in Charlotte by the end of the year. ...
Nov 29, 2018 03:10 am ET
New Research Coverage Highlights Zillow Group, Obsidian Energy, Vipshop, IPG Photonics, lululemon athletica inc., and BlackBerry — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZG), Obsidian Energy (NYSE:OBE), Vipshop...
Nov 29, 2018 02:00 am ET
San Jose and Salt Lake City Have the Most Rental Shoppers Looking to Move Away
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- San Jose, Calif., and Salt Lake City, Utah, have the highest share of people looking at apartment and home rental listings outside their current metro area, according to a new HotPads® analysisi. ...
Nov 28, 2018 11:00 pm ET
Record High Sales Inventory and a New Tech Workforce Will Alter the NYC Real Estate Market in 2019
NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Between transportation shake-ups, interest rates and inventory on the rise, and an anticipated influx of tech job seekers, the NYC real estate landscape will face some significant shifts in the new year, according to StreetEasy's 2019 NYC housing market predictions. ...
Nov 28, 2018 02:00 am ET
Zillow Predicts Housing Affordability Will Be Stretched, Amazon HQ2 Runner-Up Cities Will Prosper in 2019
SEATTLE, Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The housing market is slowing as 2018 comes to an end, but home shoppers looking for a more affordable buying environment in 2019 might be disappointed. ...
Nov 26, 2018 04:05 am ET
Take a Peek Inside Santa's $765,000 Custom North Pole Home
SEATTLE, Nov. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa Claus' home and state-of-the-art toy workshop at the North Pole is currently worth an estimated $764,389 after gaining 7.6 percent in value over the past year, according to Zillow®. ...
Nov 21, 2018 02:00 am ET
Good News for Home Shoppers: Inventory is Growing
SEATTLE, Nov. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After years of a competitive market characterized by the lack of homes for sale, inventory increased on an annual basis in October. ...
Nov 15, 2018 02:00 am ET
Student Debt Reduces Buyers' Budgets by Nearly $100,000
SEATTLE, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrying student debt, whether for themselves or someone else, limits potential home buyers' budgets by $92,440, leaving fewer homes on the market they can afford. ...
Nov 14, 2018 11:00 pm ET
New York City Rents Rise in October, Defying Typical Autumn Chill
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York City rental market stayed hot in October, resisting the fall season's typical cooldown, according to the October 2018 StreetEasy Market Reportsi. The StreetEasy Rent Indexii increased at its fastest annual pace since 2016 in Manhattan and Brooklyn — up 2.1 percent and 1.6 percent, respectively. Rents in Queens rose 1.2 percent, reaching $2,165....
Nov 13, 2018 06:00 am ET
Rising Seas Threaten Hundreds of Thousands of Homes as Building Continues in At-Risk Areas
SEATTLE and PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Some 386,000 U.S. homes today are likely to be at risk of regular flooding by 2050 because of sea-level rise from climate change, under a scenario of unchecked greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new analysis by Zillow and Climate Central. What's more, America's coastal communities have recently built thousands of new homes in these flood-risk zones, contributing to this total....
Nov 13, 2018 03:00 am ET
Dotloop Named a 2018 Best Place to Work by the Cincinnati Business Courier
CINCINNATI, Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Dotloop®, an industry-leading, comprehensive transaction management platform for real estate professionals, has been honored by the Cincinnati Business Courier with a 2018 Best Place to Work award. ...
Nov 08, 2018 02:00 am ET
Rental Concessions Becoming More Common Nationwide
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Across the United States, the number of rental listings advertising concessions – move-in specials such as rent discounts, gift cards and free streaming services – is greater now than it was a year ago, according to a new HotPads® analysis. ...
Nov 06, 2018 11:06 am ET
Zillow Group Third Quarter 2018 Revenue Increased 22% Year-Over-Year
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) (NASDAQ:ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced its financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2018. In a...
Nov 06, 2018 10:05 am ET
Zillow Group Names Allen Parker Chief Financial Officer
SEATTLE, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, today announced Allen Parker will join the company as Chief Financial Officer. Parker will oversee the finance, treasury, accounting, M&A, legal and investor relations functions for Zillow Group. He will report to Zillow Group CEO, Spencer Rascoff....
Nov 06, 2018 02:00 am ET
Recovery from the Housing Bust Can Vary Greatly Within Markets
SEATTLE, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In the decade since the housing bust, median home values have more than recovered in most of the nation's largest markets. But within nearly all those major markets there remains inequity -- neighborhoods that were hit hardest by the crisis continue to bear an outsized burden even through the recovery....
Nov 05, 2018 02:00 am ET
Zillow to Expand Buying and Selling Homes in Houston
SEATTLE, Nov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home sellers in Houston will soon be able to use Zillow Offers to request a no-obligation cash offer from Zillow to buy their home....
Nov 01, 2018 12:05 pm ET
Zillow Group Completes Acquisition of Mortgage Lenders of America
SEATTLE and OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Mortgage Lenders of America, a national mortgage lender, headquartered in Overland Park, Kan. ...
Nov 01, 2018 04:00 am ET
Families with Newborns Moved to Cheaper Housing Markets
SEATTLE, Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans who moved in the past year tended to move into less-expensive housing markets, a trend that is magnified when looking at women with a newborn baby ­– and can mean a difference of more than $100,000 in some markets....
Oct 31, 2018 12:05 pm ET
Zillow Group to Attend the 2018 RBC Capital Markets Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced that it will webcast a fireside chat discussion from the 2018 RBC...
Oct 30, 2018 04:30 am ET
Urbanimmersive Signs an Image Data Feed Agreement With Zillow
Urbanimmersive Inc. (“Urbanimmersive,” the “Company” or “UI”) (TSX VENTURE: UI) (OTC PINK: UBMRF), the leading real estate content marketing platform, is pleased to announce the signing of a data image transfer agreement with the leading real...
Oct 30, 2018 04:00 am ET
Buyers Gaining Negotiating Power in Some Surprising Markets
SEATTLE, Oct. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After years of competitive bidding wars and rising prices, a Zillow® data analysis shows it might finally be a good time to buy a home in many U.S. markets. ...
Oct 29, 2018 01:00 pm ET
Zillow Group Announces "Best of Zillow" Program, Empowering Agents to Deliver Exceptional Customer Experiences and Transform Their Businesses through Data, Feedback
SEATTLE, Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow® Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z and ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and Web, today announced Best of Zillow, a data-driven system based on customer feedback that will highlight and reward agents who provide exceptional customer service, while continuing to give the home buyers and sellers visiting Zillow Group sites an experience they can trust. Best of Zillow was announced at the Zillow Group Premier Agent Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Premier Agent Forum is an annual event th...
Oct 25, 2018 04:00 am ET
No Fear of Freddy? Buying on Elm Street Can Be a Bargain
SEATTLE, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home buyers can find a deal on Elm Streets across the U.S., where the typical home is worth $133,000. Nationally, the median U.S. home value is $220,100, about 65 percent higher. ...
Oct 25, 2018 01:00 am ET
Manhattan Home Prices See Largest Drop Since Financial Crisis
NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As summer came to a close, dynamics in the NYC real estate market continued to pivot in buyer's favor, particularly in Manhattan. The StreetEasy Manhattan Price Indexi dropped to $1,142,742 in the third quarter of 2018, a decrease of 1.8 percent, or $20,597, since last year — marking the largest annual dip in prices since the financial crisisii, according to the Q3 2018 StreetEasy Market Reportsiii....
Oct 23, 2018 04:00 am ET
It Takes Seven Years to Save for a Down Payment
SEATTLE, Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- With homes getting more expensive, it's taking longer and longer to save for a down payment. ...
Oct 22, 2018 05:20 am ET
Recent Analysis Shows National Presto Industries, Universal Forest Products, Coherent, Biglari, Urstadt Biddle Properties, and Zillow Group Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPK), Universal Forest Products,...
Oct 22, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Begins Buying and Selling Homes in Denver
SEATTLE, Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, home sellers in Denver can use Zillow Offers to request a cash offer from Zillow to buy their home. ...
Oct 18, 2018 04:00 am ET
Rents Decline Annually for the First Time in Six Years
SEATTLE, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rents declined nationwide on an annual basis for the first time in more than six years. ...
Oct 17, 2018 12:30 pm ET
Zillow Group Appoints Amy Bohutinsky to Board of Directors; Names Aimee Johnson Chief Marketing Officer and Jennifer Rock Chief Accounting Officer
SEATTLE, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: Z; Nasdaq: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, announced today current Chief Operating Officer Amy Bohutinsky has been elected to join the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately, and will step away from her role as COO in January 2019....
Oct 17, 2018 04:00 am ET
Renters in Las Vegas and Raleigh Get the Most Space for Their Money
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Renters in Las Vegas and Raleigh, NC, can find the largest rentals for the least amount of money, according to a new HotPads® analysis....
Oct 17, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow to Receive Listings from Redline Real Estate Canada
SEATTLE, Oct. 17, 2018 /CNW/ -- Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental marketplace in the U.S., announced today that Calgary-based Redline Real Estate Canada will display its listings on Zillow's mobile app and website. Redline Real Estate Canada is the first independent brokerage in Alberta to agree to send listings to Zillow....
Oct 17, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow to Receive Listings from Redline Real Estate Canada
SEATTLE, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental marketplace in the U.S., announced today that Calgary-based Redline Real Estate Canada will display its listings on Zillow's mobile app and website. Redline Real Estate Canada is the first independent brokerage in Alberta to agree to send listings to Zillow....
Oct 16, 2018 12:05 pm ET
Zillow Group to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Results on November 6
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, today announced that it will release the company’s third quarter 2018 financial results...
Oct 16, 2018 04:00 am ET
Rising Interest Rates Send Mortgage Payments Climbing Twice as Fast as Home Values
SEATTLE, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Buyers' monthly housing costs are growing rapidly as mortgage rates have risen significantly since the beginning of the year. ...
Oct 16, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Adds First Canadian Listings to Mobile App and Website
Thousands of for-sale listings from Canada are now live on Zillow, with more listings expected to roll out soon ...
Oct 16, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Adds First Canadian Listings to Mobile App and Website
Thousands of for-sale listings from Canada are now live on Zillow, with more listings expected to roll out soon ...
Oct 15, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Partners with Realty Executives International to Receive Canadian Listings
SEATTLE, Oct. 15, 2018 /CNW/ -- Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental marketplace in the U.S., announced today that as part of an expanded marketing agreement, Realty Executives International will send listings from their Canadian franchises to Zillow's mobile app and website. ...
Oct 15, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Partners with Realty Executives International to Receive Canadian Listings
SEATTLE, Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental marketplace in the U.S., announced today that as part of an expanded marketing agreement, Realty Executives International will send listings from their Canadian franchises to Zillow's mobile app and website. ...
Oct 11, 2018 05:00 am ET
Trulia: Price Cuts Reach Highest Level Since 2014
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The share of home listings with a price cut grew to its highest level since 2014, according to a new analysis from Trulia®, a home and neighborhood site for home buyers and renters. In August 2018, 17.2 percent of U.S. listings had a price cut, up from 16.7 percent a year ago....
Oct 11, 2018 04:00 am ET
Americans Would Rather Renovate than Buy a New Home
SEATTLE, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Across the country, people are largely happy with their current homes, and would rather stay in them and make updates than move. ...
Oct 09, 2018 04:00 am ET
Suburbs in Largest Metros Often Carry the Heaviest Financial Burden
SEATTLE, Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Housing affordability across the country is especially tough in the nation's urban areas, but in the country's largest metros it's often the suburbs that are the least affordable....
Oct 08, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow to Expand Buying and Selling Homes in Charlotte and Raleigh
SEATTLE, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home sellers in Charlotte and Raleigh, N.C., will soon be able to use Zillow Offers to request a no-obligation cash offer from Zillow to buy their home....
Oct 04, 2018 04:00 am ET
Foreclosed Homes Appreciating Faster than Typical U.S. Home
SEATTLE, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The value of homes that were foreclosed on during the Great Recession are appreciating rapidly, up 10.3 percent over the past year, according to a new Zillow® analysis, while the typical U.S. home is appreciating 6.5 percent annually....
Oct 03, 2018 04:00 am ET
Dotloop Launches "Loop It" with the Miami Association of REALTORS®
CINCINNATI, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Dotloop®, a leading platform for simplifying the real estate home buying and selling process, today announced an expanded partnership with the Miami Association of REALTORS® (MIAMI), the largest local association in the nation serving more than 40,000 real estate agents. MIAMI is one of the first associations to enable the "Loop It®" integration for its users, proactively identifying the best tools to help its agents save time and close more deals....
Oct 02, 2018 04:00 am ET
New Homeowners Pay $40,000 on Average to Buy and Move into a New Home
SEATTLE and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Buying a home is one of the most expensive transactions someone will ever make, and home shoppers can expect to spend $40,000 on average in one-time fees on the typical U.S. home, according to a new analysis from RealEstate.com, a Zillow® Group brand, and Thumbtack.  ...
Oct 02, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Signs Three New Canadian Listing Agreements; Will Advertise their Listings on Zillow.com
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Signature Service, Core Assets Real Estate and Greater Property Group will send Canadian listings directly to Zillow.com ...
Oct 02, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Signs Three New Canadian Listing Agreements; Will Advertise their Listings on Zillow.com
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Signature Service, Core Assets Real Estate and Greater Property Group will send Canadian listings directly to Zillow.com ...
Sep 28, 2018 04:00 am ET
U.S. Median Rent Hits a New High at $1,500 a Month, but Rent Growth Slows Heading Into Fall
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Median rents in the U.S. hit a new high this month, but rents are rising at a slower pace now than they were last year, according to the latest quarterly HotPads® Rent Reporti....
Sep 27, 2018 05:00 am ET
Trulia: Inventory Making Slow, Steady Comeback After Years of Annual Declines
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The number of homes available for sale nationwide is currently higher than at any other point this year, according to the latest Inventory and Price Watch Report from Trulia®, a home and neighborhood site for homebuyers and renters. While inventory remains lower than it was a year ago (down 2.5 percent nationally), the number of homes for sale declined in Q3 at its slowest annual pace since 2015 and has actually climbed in a number of notable markets.  ...
Sep 27, 2018 04:00 am ET
Millennials face greatest hurdles even as housing market begins to soften
SEATTLE, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennials, the largest group of home sellers, are the most likely to make concessions, change the date of their closing and have an offer fall through, according to the 3rd annual Zillow® Group Report on Consumer Housing Trends--this even at a time of record high home value growth and low inventory. Early signs of a softening market, after years of sellers having overwhelming control[1], signal even more seller struggles into the future. ...
Sep 27, 2018 04:00 am ET
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Sep 26, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Signs New Canadian Listings Agreement with EXIT Realty Corp. International
EXIT Realty Corp. International expands existing marketing agreements with Zillow to include Canadian property listings ...
Sep 26, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Signs New Canadian Listings Agreement with EXIT Realty Corp. International
EXIT Realty Corp. International expands existing marketing agreements with Zillow to include Canadian property listings ...
Sep 26, 2018 01:00 am ET
Queens Prices Reach New Highs Despite Broader NYC Slowdown
NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home prices in Queens rose 7.1 percent since last year, reaching a new high of $536,028, according to the August 2018 StreetEasy Market Reportsi.  Home prices in Queens are now 23 percent higher than they were in 2013, driven largely by the overwhelming demand for affordable homes across the city....
Sep 20, 2018 04:00 am ET
Rents Unchanged Year-Over-Year for First Time Since 2012
SEATTLE, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time since 2012, rents nationwide remained at the same level as they were a year earlier, with a median rent of $1,440....
Sep 20, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Signs Listings Agreement with Right at Home Realty, Canada's Largest Independent Real Estate Brokerage
SEATTLE, Sept. 20, 2018 /CNW/ -- Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental marketplace in the U.S., announced today that Right at Home Realty, Canada's largest independent real estate brokerage, will send a direct listing feed to Zillow.com....
Sep 20, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Signs Listings Agreement with Right at Home Realty, Canada's Largest Independent Real Estate Brokerage
SEATTLE, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow®, the leading real estate and rental marketplace in the U.S., announced today that Right at Home Realty, Canada's largest independent real estate brokerage, will send a direct listing feed to Zillow.com....
Sep 18, 2018 01:00 am ET
Sep 13, 2018 04:00 am ET
A Decade After Housing Bust, Recovery is a Story of Location
SEATTLE, Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A decade after the collapse of the housing market and start of the Great Recession, home values have more than recovered in most of the nation's largest markets, a Zillow® analysis shows. The markets with the highest gains above the mid-2000s bubble are primarily in the West and Southwest....
Sep 12, 2018 04:00 am ET
Amazon Effect: HQ2 Would Have the Greatest Impact on Rental Inventory in Raleigh and Columbus
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Among all U.S. cities on Amazon's HQ2 shortlist, Raleigh, N.C., would need to build the most rental units each year to keep up with rental demand from Amazon's second headquarters, according to a new HotPads® analysisi. ...
Sep 11, 2018 06:00 am ET
Members of Rhode Island's State-Wide MLS to Receive Benefit of Bridge Interactive Listing Input
SEATTLE, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridge Interactive® today announced that State-Wide MLS, which serves more than 5,000 members, is bringing the benefit of Bridge Interactive Listing Input, a streamlined and responsive add and edit system, to its members. Now live for State-Wide MLS members, Bridge Listing Input is a modern and mobile system for the input of their listing data and photos. ...
Sep 10, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow Begins Buying and Selling Homes in Atlanta
SEATTLE, Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Potential home sellers in Atlanta can now use Zillow Offers to request an offer from Zillow to buy their home....
Sep 06, 2018 04:00 am ET
Mortgage Burden Exceeds Historic Levels in 10 of the Largest U.S. Markets
SEATTLE, Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The combination of rising home prices and interest rates creates a doubly challenging environment for would-be home buyers, making monthly mortgage payments on even modestly priced homes more of a financial burden. ...
Aug 30, 2018 05:00 am ET
Trulia Survey Finds More Than 30% of People Would Pick a Different Neighborhood If Given the Chance
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Trulia®, a home and neighborhood site for homebuyers and renters, today released the results from a research survey to find out how many Americans experience "neighborhood regret," and discover new strategies to prevent buyer and renter remorse in the future. The survey, conducted online by Wakefield Research of 1,000 Americans found that 36% of those who recently relocated would have moved to a different neighborhood than their current one; additionally 77% agree there is no single reliable source for complete neighborhood information. This resea...
Aug 30, 2018 04:00 am ET
One Dollar Will Get You the Most Space in Memphis and Oklahoma City
SEATTLE, Aug. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no secret that housing prices have been quickly climbing over the past decade -- the median home value in the U.S. is higher than ever before, at almost $220,000, and some markets, like San Jose, Las Vegas and Atlanta, are reporting double-digit annual home value growth. ...
Aug 29, 2018 04:00 am ET
U.S. Renters Spend Almost as Much on Child Care as they Spend on Rent
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a third of renters have kids at home,i and may find themselves balancing the rising costs of raising a family with the rising costs of renting a home or apartment. ...
Aug 28, 2018 04:00 am ET
U.S. Will Become a Buyers Market in 2020, According to Experts
SEATTLE, Aug. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home sellers will continue to hold more negotiating power than buyers for the next year and a half, according to the 2018 Q3 Zillow® Home Price Expectations Surveyi. ...
Aug 27, 2018 04:00 am ET
Aug 23, 2018 05:00 am ET
Out East Launches Hamptons-Focused Content Hub, Heading Out
NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Out East™, the Hamptons-focused real estate brand by StreetEasy®, today launches Heading Out, a new content hub inspired by the homes, people and lifestyle of the Hamptons. ...
Aug 23, 2018 04:00 am ET
Home-Value Growth Slowing in Nation's Hottest Housing Markets
SEATTLE, Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Home-value growth is slowing in almost two-thirds of the nation's largest housing markets, according to the July Zillow® Real Estate Market Reporti. Seattle, Tampa, Sacramento, Calif., and Portland reported the greatest slowdown in home value appreciation over the past year. ...
Aug 22, 2018 01:00 am ET
Rental Discounts are Scarce Amidst Strong Summer Demand
NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Heightened competition during peak moving season has given the rental market a boost in July, as a rush of new residents arrive in the city and current residents move into new apartments. The share of units discounted fell city-wide, reaching its lowest point in Manhattan and Brooklyn since 2011, according to the July 2018 StreetEasy Market Reportsi. ...
Aug 21, 2018 04:00 am ET
Homeowners Can Pay Nearly $9,500 per Year in Hidden Costs
SEATTLE and SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Homeowners can expect to spend about $9,390 every year on costs associated with owning and caring for a home, according to an analysis by Zillow® and Thumbtack. ...
Aug 20, 2018 04:00 am ET
First-Time Home Buyers Can Save a Down Payment the Fastest in Chicago and Dallas
SEATTLE, Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Saving for a down payment is one of the biggest hurdles to homeownership. However, a new analysis from RealEstate.com, a Zillow Group® brand, identifies 10 metros where first-time buyers may find it easier to save for their future home purchase, and 10 metros where it may be more difficulti. ...
Aug 16, 2018 04:00 am ET
National Housing Market Experiencing More Price Cuts
SEATTLE, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The share of home listings with a price cut is greater now than a year ago in two-thirds of the nation's largest housing markets, according to a new Zillow® analysis. The share of listings with a price cut increased the most in markets along with West Coast, with the median amount of the price cut remaining steady across the U.S. for the past several years, at about 3 percent. ...
Aug 14, 2018 05:00 am ET
Introducing Trulia Neighborhoods: Changing the Way People Discover a Home and Neighborhood
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Trulia®, a home and neighborhood site for homebuyers and renters, today introduced Trulia Neighborhoods, a first-of-its-kind experience sharing crowdsourced local knowledge, original photography, and drone footage. With information on local safety, commute, and parent reviews of nearby schools, Trulia Neighborhoods gives consumers a genuine feel for what it's like to actually live in a neighborhood.  Trulia's new on-the-ground approach to neighborhoods helps consumers answer practical questions and determine if a neighborhood fits their lifestyle ...
Aug 14, 2018 04:00 am ET
More than Six Million Homes Missing From U.S. Housing Market
SEATTLE, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the defining characteristics of today's housing market is the lack of available inventory, and much of this scarcity can be traced back to the lack of building following the bubble's burst. ...
Aug 09, 2018 10:00 am ET
Bridge Interactive crosses significant milestone with 10,000 listings created on its platform
SEATTLE, Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridge Interactive® (http://www.bridgeinteractive.com/), the technology company focused on helping real estate brokers, MLSs, agents and software developers innovate more rapidly with real estate data, today shared that Bridge Listing Input, its technology to help agents and brokers create listings that are better suited to today's consumer demands, has enabled the creation of 10,000 listings and Bridge Listing Input has more than 3,200 industry partners using the streamlined technology, saving them countless hours of inefficiently adding and editing lis...
Aug 09, 2018 04:00 am ET
The U.S. Will Gain 23 New $1 Million Cities Within the Next Year
SEATTLE, Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the next year, 23 more cities across the U.S. will make Zillow's "$1 Million City List," defined as a city with a median home value of $1 million or more. ...
Aug 08, 2018 04:00 am ET
Share of Renters Rise in Each of the 50 Largest U.S. Cities
SEATTLE, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- There were more renters in 2016i than in 2006 in each of the 50 largest U.S. cities. Memphis, Tenn., Las Vegas and Honolulu reported the greatest increase in rentership since 2006, according to a new Zillow® analysis.ii ...
Aug 06, 2018 12:06 pm ET
Zillow Group Second Quarter 2018 Revenue Increased 22% Year-Over-Year
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) (NASDAQ:ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced its consolidated financial results for the three months ended June 30,...
Aug 06, 2018 12:05 pm ET
Zillow Group to Acquire Mortgage Lenders of America
SEATTLE and OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z and ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Mortgage Lenders of America, a national mortgage lender, headquartered in Overland Park, Kan. The transaction, which is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including mortgage regulatory approvals, is expected to close during the fourth quarter of 2018. Terms of the deal were not d...
Aug 06, 2018 05:00 am ET
Zillow Group Updates on The Home Project and Announces Additional Community Partners
SEATTLE, Aug. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zillow® Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: Z and ZG), announced progress on The Home Project – the company's social impact program focused on helping individuals and families who are housing insecure – as well as additional Community Partners. ...
Aug 02, 2018 04:00 am ET
Home Values Growing Fastest in Markets with Strictest Land-Use Regulations
SEATTLE, Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As the economy has recovered, both the job market and home values have seen strong growth. But in places where residential land use has the strictest regulations, and which often struggle to accommodate new housing, strong job growth is associated with a much larger increase in home values. ...
Aug 01, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow to Expand Buying and Selling Homes to Denver
SEATTLE, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Potential home sellers in Denver will soon be able to use Zillow Offers to request an offer from Zillow to buy their home....
Jul 31, 2018 04:00 am ET
Zillow's New Tools Tackle Pain Points for Renters and Landlords
SEATTLE, July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Zillow, part of the largest rental network on the web, introduced new tools that give time-strapped renters a competitive edge and save landlords the hassle and time of screening prospective tenants, performing background checks, and collecting rent. ...
Jul 26, 2018 04:00 am ET
Half of All U.S. Homes Are More Valuable than Pre-Recession Peak
SEATTLE, July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A decade after the U.S. housing market crashed, half of the country's homes have regained the value they lost during the recession, according to the June Zillow® Real Estate Market Reporti....
Jul 25, 2018 01:00 am ET
A Flood of New Home Inventory Leads to the Most Discounts Since the Financial Crisis
NEW YORK, July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sales inventory reached new highs across the city over the last quarter, leading to a record number of homes offering price cuts in Manhattan and Brooklyn. The share of homes with a price cut rose in every submarket across the city, led by the Upper East Sidei, where one in three homes for sale received a price cut, according to the Q2 2018 StreetEasy Market Reportsii....
Jul 24, 2018 04:00 am ET
Boston and Seattle Top Zillow's List of Places Where it Pays to Move Farther Out
SEATTLE, July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Owning or renting a home close to downtown comes at a cost in most of the nation's largest metros, forcing millions of people to decide exactly how much they're willing to pay to spend less time commuting to and from work. ...
Jul 18, 2018 05:00 am ET
Zillow to Expand Buying and Selling Homes to Atlanta
SEATTLE, July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Potential home sellers in Atlanta will soon be able to use Zillow Offers to request an offer from Zillow to buy their home. ...
Jul 17, 2018 04:00 am ET
Black Renters Could Afford 16 Percent of Rentals in 2017
SEATTLE, July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Rental options for black renters were far fewer than what Asian or white renters could choose from last year. Black renters could afford less than a third of the rentals that white or Asian renters could afford in 2017. ...
Jul 16, 2018 10:00 am ET
bridgeMLS to Bring Bridge Interactive Listing Input to its Subscribers
SEATTLE, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridge Interactive® today announced that bridgeMLS, a leading MLS serving Northern California and the Bay Area, is bringing Bridge Interactive's modern, responsive add and edit system, Bridge Listing Input, to its subscribers. Bridge Listing Input will allow bridgeMLS participants to have a modern and mobile system for the input of their listing data and photos. Although Bridge Listing Input and bridgeMLS share similar names, they are two different entities. ...
Jul 13, 2018 04:00 am ET
Renters Spend Nearly Six and a Half Years Saving for a Down Payment
Renters in expensive California markets can expect to spend more than two decades saving for a 20 percent down payment on the median valued home...
Jul 12, 2018 12:05 pm ET
Zillow Group to Announce Second Quarter 2018 Results on August 6
Zillow Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:Z) (Nasdaq:ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and web, today announced that it will release the company’s second quarter 2018 financial results...
Jul 12, 2018 07:00 am ET
Bridge Interactive announces updates to modern real estate API
SEATTLE, July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridge Interactive® (http://www.bridgeinteractive.com/), a technology company focused on helping real estate brokers, MLSs, agents and software developers innovate more rapidly with real estate data, today announced a milestone release to its Bridge API, called ParityPlus, that brings all the functionality currently found in RETS to Bridge's well-documented web API....
Jul 11, 2018 05:00 am ET
Dotloop Enhances its Messaging Functionality for Real Estate Professionals and their Clients
CINCINNATI, July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Dotloop®, a leading platform for simplifying the real estate home buying and selling process, today announced enhanced messaging capabilities within its platform. The new messaging features enable one-on-one and group conversations, as well as document sharing via text message, to more seamlessly facilitate real estate transactions. Messages can be sent through dotloop and are received on mobile phones without requiring login to a dotloop account. Full functionality will be available to all dotloop users in mid-July and showcased next week at Inman C...
Jul 10, 2018 04:00 am ET
Buyers Are Paying a Smaller Premium for Waterfront Living
SEATTLE, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The premium for living on the water isn't as high it used to be. Homes along the water sold for a 36 percent premium in the first quarter of 2018, according to a new Zillow® analysis. The extra cost for waterfront living is at its lowest level since the second quarter of 2002, and below the average premium since 1996 of 41 percent. ...
Jul 06, 2018 05:00 am ET
Adwerx Launches Integration With Dotloop For Top Real Estate Agents
DURHAM, N.C., July 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Adwerx Enterprise, creators of the Automated Listing Advertising Program for real estate brokerages, today announced a new integration with dotloop®, a leading platform for simplifying the real estate buying and selling process. The collaboration offers unique benefits for users of both Adwerx and dotloop....
Jul 03, 2018 04:00 am ET
Central Air Conditioning Commands $5,500 Premium
SEATTLE, July 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Buyers are willing to spend more for the comforts of a cooler home. A new Zillow® analysisi finds that homes with air conditioning sold for 2.5 percent more than homes without it, which is a premium of nearly $5,500 for the typical U.S. home. ...
Jun 29, 2018 04:00 am ET
Rent Prices for Two and Three-Bedroom Homes Rising the Fastest
SAN FRANCISCO, June 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Renters searching for a new home this summer can expect higher prices than last year, particularly among two and three-bedroom rentals, according to the latest quarterly HotPads® Rent Reporti. Rent among two and three-bedroom homes is appreciating slightly faster than one-bedroom homes in U.S. metros with more new apartment construction....
Jun 28, 2018 10:50 pm ET
Zillow Group Prices Public Offerings of $325 million of Class C Capital Stock and $325 million of 1.50% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) (NASDAQ:ZG) announced today the pricing of concurrent underwritten public offerings of 5,701,754 shares of its Class C capital stock (the “Shares”) at a price to the public of $57 per share and $325 million aggregate...
Jun 28, 2018 04:00 am ET
Rent Appreciating at a Faster Rate this Spring than Last in Over 3/4 of Nation's Largest Markets
SEATTLE, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Median rent is appreciating more quickly this spring than last in 27 of the 35 largest U.S markets, according to the May Zillow® Real Estate Market Reporti. ...
Jun 27, 2018 12:27 pm ET
Zillow Group Announces Proposed Public Offerings of $325 million of Class C Capital Stock and $325 million of Convertible Senior Notes
Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) (NASDAQ:ZG) announced today that it intends to commence concurrent underwritten public offerings of $325 million in shares of its Class C capital stock (the “Shares”) and $325 million aggregate principal amount of its...
Jun 26, 2018 10:54 am ET
Zillow Group Opens Renovated Office Space in Historic Longworth Hall, Allowing it to Double the Number of Dotloop Employees in Cincinnati
CINCINNATI, June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Dotloop®, a collaborative platform for real estate professionals that enables agents, brokers, and third-party service providers to complete the entire real estate transaction online, has renovated its Cincinnati headquarters, increasing its footprint in historical Longworth Hall from 12,000 square feet to 24,000 square feet. The additional office space will allow dotloop to double its headcount from 80 employees when the company was acquired by Seattle-based Zillow® Group in 2015 to over 160 employees this year....
Jun 26, 2018 04:00 am ET
West Coast Sellers See Biggest Gains on Home Sales
SEATTLE, June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Through 2017, the West Coast saw some of the biggest home value increases over the past decade, and home sellers are seeing big profits as a result....
Jun 21, 2018 04:00 am ET
Mortgage Payments Require Largest Share of Income Since 2009
SEATTLE, June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The combination of rising rates and strong home value appreciation led to one of the largest recorded quarterly increases in the mortgage burden for homebuyers since the Great Recession. ...