Zillow has exciting news for home shoppers, homeowners and lenders:
Today, Zillow announced a partnership with AOL to bring Zillow Mortgage Marketplace’s shopping experience to AOL Real Estate and DailyFinance’s millions of users, providing tools to research, shop for and compare mortgages.
With historically low mortgage rates, it’s more important than ever for home shoppers and homeowners to understand their mortgage options and shop around for the best rates.
More specifically, here’s what this means for you:
- Home shoppers and homeowners: AOL visitors will have easy access to important financial information such as mortgage calculators, real-time mortgage rates and Zillow’s innovative mortgage shopping experience, which allows users to compare personalized loan quotes and lender reviews, and connect with lenders.
- Lenders: This partnership also will extend the reach of Zillow Mortgage Marketplace’s network of lenders, providing them with a new, cost-effective customer acquisition channel to connect with home shoppers.
It’s rewarding to be able to offer our popular and award-winning Zillow Mortgage Marketplace tools to AOL visitors. Already in the first nine months of the year, consumers submitted more than 3.8 million loan requests on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace, receiving an average of 18 customized loan quotes per loan request. In addition, more than 8,600 reviews of mortgage professionals have been submitted by Zillow users and are available to Zillow Mortgage Marketplace users.