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    Like/Follow Zillow and Enter to Win $500

    At Zillow, we love a good giveaway. Especially when it’s celebrating something as exciting as our 5th birthday. Until February 25th (i), anyone who enters the […]

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    Napster Founder/Ex-Facebook Prez Sean Parker Buys $20M “Bacchus” House in NY

    Web visionary Sean Parker recently purchased a notorious Greenwich Village party house nicknamed the “Bacchus House” for the stupendous price of $20 million. Parker, Napster co-founder […]

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    5 Tips for Marketing Your Home in Winter

    Spring is traditionally regarded as the season when eager home sellers spruce up their homes and put them on the market, increasing inventory levels for potential […]

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    Build New or Buy Existing?

    A question posted in Zillow Advice by user spike1481 asks about buying a preexisting home, or waiting to building “the big guy” five years down the […]

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    Miranda Kerr Lists New York Apartment for $1,395,000

    Celebrities, just like many of us, associate major life events (marriage, birth of a child) with the need to buy or sell a home. The latest […]

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    Home Used in “Stepmom” and “Bounty Hunter” Listed for $3,375,000

    In case you missed it, the 1998 film “Stepmom,” starring Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, and Ed Harris is a classic tearjerker that brings to life the […]

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    Weight-Loss Queen Jenny Craig Lists Rancho Santa Fe Home for $8,995,000

    Jenny Craig, the wildly successful business woman who made her millions peddling preplanned meals and weight-loss counseling in the United States and abroad via her Jenny […]

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    Sandra Bullock Named Most Desirable Celebrity Neighbor for 2011

    It’s no surprise that we at Zillow love our celebrity real estate fodder. From glossy listings of A-List stars, to shocking price reductions and sometimes tragic […]

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    Harrison Ford Lists Manhattan Penthouse for $16 Million

    Harrison Ford, one of Hollywood’s all-time favorite actors, is looking to unload his 11-room penthouse in New York. Ford, who is married to “Brothers and Sisters” […]

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    Last Call for 25% Discount on Holiday Cards

    Today is the last day for all new and existing fans of Zillow on Facebook to receive a coupon good for 25% off their next Tiny […]

  11. Best Month or Season to Buy a Home?

    Best Month or Season to Buy a Home?

    A question in Zillow Advice by km9 asks about mortgage rates this holiday season. I see that the rates have steadily climbed for a month now.  […]

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    You Better Watch Out! Zillow Names Santa’s Top 10 Favorite Cities

    Christmas is just around the corner, and that means little girls and boys everywhere are counting down the days until they receive a visit from jolly […]

  13. Alicia Keys’ Syosset Home Gets Price Cut

    Alicia Keys’ Syosset Home Gets Price Cut

    For Grammy Award-winning singer Alicia Keys, 2010 was a life-changing year.  In July, the 29-year-old superstar married music producer/rapper Swizz Beatz, whose real name is Kasseem […]

  14. Do I Need to Notify My Mortgage Company Before Renting My Home Out?

    Do I Need to Notify My Mortgage Company Before Renting My Home Out?

    Are you a landlord or a homeowner thinking of renting out your home instead of selling? Check out this timely question in Zillow Advice from tessy9443: […]

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    Want 25% Off Holiday Cards? Like Zillow on Facebook

    This holiday season, Zillow has teamed up with our friends at Tiny Prints, creators of many beautiful styles of  holiday photo cards and holiday party invitations, […]