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Amanda Hoffman,


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    Q2 Real Estate Market Reports – conference call tomorrow

    Tomorrow we’ll be releasing the Zillow Real Estate Market Reports for Q2 2008. These reports cover 165 U.S. real estate markets, and include data on home […]

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    Beer with Bloggers 2008

    It’s hard to believe Inman’s “Real Estate Connect” conference is only a week away. I’m looking forward to seeing many familiar (and new) faces next week, […]

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    Zillow welcomes summer with 2.5 million homes for sale!

    Summer is the busiest season for real estate. So it’s fitting that as of today we have reached 2.5 million listings on We launched our […]

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    Free Agent Webinar Today at 10 a.m. PT

    There’s still time to sign up for Zillow’s free Webinar for Real Estate Professionals, but you’ll need to act quickly!  Register here for the Webinar, and […]

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    A little slice of Hollywood in Zillow’s backyard

    It’s no secret… the marketing team here at Zillow is on the verge of obsession with celebrity gossip – just look at the marketing team Halloween […]

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    Perception vs. Reality: Celebrity Edition

    As US Magazine highlights each week, celebrities are just like us! They ride their bikes! They shop for groceries! They go out for a stroll! Here’s […]

  7. Zillow-logo-earnings-cbc4a7-300x150.jpg… the “Crunchiest” site we know!

      We’re thrilled and honored that Zillow has been nominated for the first annual 2007 Crunchies in two categories: Best Consumer Start-Up and Best Overall Site/Product. […]

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    Do you believe in ghosts?

    In honor of the spookiest day of the year, I thought I would use this opportunity to round up some of the creepiest haunts in the […]

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    Bottoms Up!

    A week from today, Zillow will be kicking off Bloggers Connect (the blogging-focused pre-conference for Inman’s Real Estate Connect) with an event called “Beer with Bloggers.” […]

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    Celebrity Homes News of the Week: Paris and Britney

    I have a guilty confession to make– the PR department here at Zillow is obsessed with celebrity gossip blogs.  On occasion, this news focuses on the […]

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    Come On, Everybody’s Doing It…

    … even Bill Gates!  Today, we saw the headlines on the Seattle P-I blog and the CNET News Blog that the Microsoft chairman admitted to checking […]

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    Up-and-Coming Neighborhoods Across America

    BusinessWeek Online is running a story today about the most up-and-coming neighborhoods in America’s largest cities.  These neighborhoods have all shown significant appreciation over recent years, […]

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    The Worst Kitchen in America

    I can’t tell you how many times I have fantasized about my ideal kitchen– and it turns out it could have been mine!  I’m kicking myself […]

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    Hey 20,000 – What’s Your Story?

    At some late, late hour into the night, someone burning the midnight oil at their computer became the 20-thousandth homeowner to post a Make Me Move […]

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    How to Speak Real Estate

    The Redfin Blog beat us to this story, but it’s interesting nonetheless… The Los Angeles Times ran an article a while back (which was reprinted in […]