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    Zillow Names Best Places to Buy a Vacation Home

    Today, Zillow introduces its new, semi-annual “Best Places to Buy a Vacation Home” list, ranking places based on location, price and investment potential.

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    30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Down Slightly

    Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages dipped slightly this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace at 3.98 percent, down 5 basis points from this time last week.

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    Lack of Inventory Squeezing First-Time Home Buyers Out of the Market

    After rising at the end of 2013, for-sale inventory has fallen for four straight months to begin 2014.

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    Buying Beats Renting in Half of US Metros

    Rising rents and low mortgage rates have helped skew the rent vs. buy decision toward buying for those who can afford it.

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    Who Pays America’s Highest (and Lowest) Property Taxes?

    The second biggest cost of home ownership — following the mortgage — is usually property taxes. In 2012, homeowners paid an average of about $2,800 in property taxes, but it can vary greatly depending on where you live.

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    U.S. Negative Equity Rate Dips Below 20 Percent in Q4

    Today, Zillow released the fourth quarter Negative Equity Report. Nationally, the share of homeowners with a mortgage that are underwater, owing more on their home than […]

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    Buyers Expected to Gain More Leverage This Year as Inventory Across US Rises

    Inventory is rising and home prices are leveling off, giving buyers a better advantage this spring.

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    10 Best Metros for Meeting Your Valentine

    The nation’s top areas for singles may have the highest percentage of bachelors and bachelorettes, but financial factors count, too.

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    Home Values Remain Strong in November, Expected to Slow During 2014

    Home values rose in November, up 0.6 percent from October, according to the latest Zillow Real Estate Market Reports.

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    Zillow Housing Forum Speakers Announced

    With just one week left until our housing forum in Washington, D.C., “Getting our House in Order: Solving the Lingering Issues of the Housing Recession,” we’ve […]

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    Getting Our House in Order: Solving the Lingering Issues of the Housing Recession

    We’re teaming up with the Bipartisan Policy Center to host a full-day event entitled “Getting Our House in Order: Solving the Lingering Issues of the Housing Recession,” Thursday, Oct. 24 in Washington, D.C.

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    Getting Our House in Order: Solving the Lingering Issues of the Housing Recession

    We’re teaming up with the Bipartisan Policy Center to host the full-day event entitled “Getting Our House in Order: Solving the Lingering Issues of the Housing Recession,” Thursday, Oct. 24 in Washington, D.C.

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    30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise for Third Consecutive Week

    Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages rose this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace at 4.31 percent, up from 4.28 percent.

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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 Mortgage Marketplace at 4.24 percent, up from 4.2 percent.

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    Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Honoree

    Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs, recognizing the significant contributions of entrepreneurs who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement.