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I know there are various attitudes towards Zestimates. Some think they are too low, some think they are too high, and believe it or not, some of you actually think they are pretty close (and yes, I know what the rest of you think...). However, this post isn't to discuss accuracy (visit this pos...
Dr Stan Humphries, Zillow's Chief Economist, was on NPR the other day talking about the Seattle housing market. Very good piece. Listen here. You can learn more about Seattle real estate here.
Housing Holds the Key to the Consumer Conundrum
This post was written by Zillow's Chief Economist, Dr Stan Humphries. It was originally written on Zillow Blog. We got some encouraging news last week about March existing-home sales increasing almost 7% from their levels in February. Unfortunately, a deeper look at the numbers from the National ...
I am excited to announce that this March Zillow crossed the 10 Million unique monthly user mark, attracting 10.2 Million people! This is great for us nationally, but what does it mean for you locally? Here are traffic counts for the top metros in the US (sorry, to include every city in the US wo...
Really interesting interview, but my favorite part is highlighted below where they drool over the Zillow ipad app.
Some interesting stats from my prep this morning for Bloomberg TV interview: Home values around golf communities are declining, but have held up better than surrounding areas. Near La Quinta PGA West, 30% of recent sales have been foreclosure resales, compared with 51% in surrounding Riverside Co...