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Understanding the Role of the Real Estate Agent

The road to homeownership can be bumpy, and it’s often filled with unexpected turns and detours. That’s why it makes sense to have a real estate pro help guide the way.

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Announcing Zillow’s $10,000 ‘Home Design Sweepstakes’ Winner!

Today we are excited to announce the big winner is Gena Hart from Fairmont, WV.

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Zillow Jamming With the VP

Last month, Zillow participated in the 21st Century Jobs Data Jam, hosted by Vice President Biden.

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‘Mad Men’ Star Vincent Kartheiser Lists Tiny Bungalow

The “Mad Men” star helped design the space with sliding screens and a bed that suspends from the ceiling when it’s not in use.

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30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise Slightly

Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages rose this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 4.04 percent, up from 3.97 percent at this same time last week.

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Zillow CEO Discusses Zillow’s Plans to Acquire Trulia

Spencer Rascoff appeared on CNBC and Bloomberg to discuss the news that Zillow plans to acquire Trulia.

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Workday Curveball: Zillow at the Ballpark

Who’s on first? Zillow employees spent a day at Safeco Field enjoying baseball, beer and some of Seattle’s most refreshing weather.

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Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood List Malibu Beach Retreat

The country singers are streamlining their real estate holdings as they prepare to relocate to Nashville.

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Before & After: Cluttered Office Goes Chic

A dark and cluttered office goes bright and organized.

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What $250,000 Buys You Around the Country

What you get for $250,000 depends on where you are. Here’s a look at homes for sale for a quarter of a million dollars around the country.

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How to Hang a Hammock in Your Backyard

Dreaming of whiling away the afternoon cradled in a hammock? Just follow these easy tips.

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Real Estate Q&A: Buying in a Market With Little Inventory

Real estate investor and Zillow Blog contributor Leonard Baron answers questions from readers regarding buying, selling and investing.

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Room of the Week: Fresh, Modern Kids’ Room

This bedroom is a “fun, fresh, energized and kid-friendly space” — and also one that will work for years to come.

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FHFA: Nearly 700,000 Homeowners Still Eligible for HARP

More than 3 million loans have already been refinanced through HARP, a popular federal program designed to help homeowners refinance at today’s low mortgage rates, even if they owe more on their mortgages than their homes are worth.

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8 Outstanding Miami Waterfront Home Interior Designs

From casual to sleek, get inspired by these eight interior designs featuring waterfront properties near Miami.