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Mortgage Rates: You'd Better Shop Around

Get answers to all your burning questions about how to get the best rate for your mortgage or refinance.

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Spencer Rascoff Named CEO of the Year by Seattle Business Magazine

Zillow CEO one of 13 honored with Executive Excellence Awards.

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Zillow and University of Washington Host Housing Hackathon at Zillow Tower

With participation from the White House and other federal agencies, “Hack Housing: Empowering Smarter Decisions” is scheduled for February 6-8th.

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Low Down Payment Home Loans: Which is Best for You?

Changes to FHA loans and new 3-percent-down non-FHA loans could put homeownership within your reach today.

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HUD Secretary Julián Castro to Answer Housing Questions in Live Fireside Chat, Jan. 21

Homeowners, renters and prospective buyers are invited to submit questions via social media to shape the discussion.

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The 3 Most Important Mortgage Documents You'll Sign

Don’t be caught off guard on closing day. Knowing your way around the paperwork will help you feel more confident about what you’re signing.

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Renters: Are You Ready to Buy a Home?

While you save up your down payment, take these 5 steps to get you closer to closing.

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The Self-Employed Borrower's Guide to Getting a Mortgage

Eight key factors determine how likely lenders are to approve your application.

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A Look Back at 2014

The year’s not over yet! Check out the homes, styles and tips that got everyone talking.

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Get to Know the 3 Types of Mortgage Lenders

There’s no need to be intimidated by the loan process. With the right lender on your side, getting a mortgage can be virtually painless.

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Holiday Home Buying: Are the Benefits Overblown?

Many real estate experts claim there are good reasons to buy a home late in the year. But do these factors deliver a real advantage?

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Zillow CEO, Chief Economist to Publish First Book

No more old myths or conventional wisdom. “Zillow Talk: The New Rules of Real Estate” is a practical, data-driven guide for homeowners, buyers, sellers and renters.

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Zillow Named Best Place to Work in Glassdoor 2015 Employees' Choice Award

This is the second year in a row Zillow has been named a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award winner.

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Lenders Wary of Self-Employed Borrowers

Despite appearing in a better position to repay their home loan, self-employed borrowers receive 40 percent fewer loan quotes, primarily because of their typically lower credit scores.

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Could a Home Appraisal Derail Your Refinance?

These need-to-know tips will help keep your loan process on track.

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