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11-04-14 951AM

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Spike on News of Stimulus Program Ending, Flatten Out by Week’s End

The current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages is 3.90 percent.

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A House Divided: Homes in Blue States Appreciated More Than Homes in Red States

Homes in liberal states have appreciated more since 2012, but that’s because they crashed harder during the recession.

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Housing Demand on Hold as Millions Split the Rent

A third of Americans are now living in doubled-up households as housing costs continue to outpace incomes. The trend means there are 5.4 million fewer households than there would be under normal economic conditions.

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Is It Too Hard To Get a Mortgage?

Lenders are exercising more caution in the wake of the financial crisis. Are they giving home buyers too tough a challenge?

10-28-14 951AM

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise Slightly, But Remain Below 4% for Fourth Week in a Row

The current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages is 3.85 percent.

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Half-Point Drop in Interest Rates Boosts Buyers’ Budgets

Interest rates have fallen below 4 percent, meaning buyers can get a more expensive home for the same monthly payment.

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Home Value Growth Slows, Glides Back to Normal

After nearly two years of accelerating annual growth, home values are slowing their climb.

10-21-14 952AM

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Stay Below 4 Percent for Third Week in a Row

The current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages is 3.81 percent.

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20 Best Cities for Trick or Treating

Every year, the candy-loving data heads at Zillow rank the 20 best cities around the country for trick-or-treaters in search of most candy on the safest streets.

10-14-14 1033AM

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Plunge to Lowest Rate in 16 Months

The current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages is 3.81 percent.

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More American Households Doubling Up as Rents Rise

Americans making the national median income should expect to pay nearly 30 percent of their income on rent, an all-time high.

Life After Roommates: Best Places to Live Alone

These 10 metro areas have the highest percentage of young, working-age people who live in their own place.

10-07-14 957AM

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Fall Below 4 Percent

The current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages is 3.96 percent.

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Drop Slightly

Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages fell this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 4.08 percent, down from 4.13 percent at this same time last week.

Fed Assurances Help Keep 30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Mostly Steady

Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages fell this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 4.13 percent, down from 4.19 percent at this same time last week.

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