According to a survey of ours, less than half of first-time buyers put 20% or more down.
If you purchase private mortgage insurance, some programs offer financing with just 3% or even no percent down. Have your toast and eat it too:
A little bit of painting goes a long way for #homeowners. Check out this curated color palette that could increase the value of your home, created in partnership with @zillow
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Time to test your knowledge: how long do you think it takes (on average) to search for, find, and close on a home?
We've got a breakdown of the most time-consuming elements plus tips on how to expedite them: zlw.re/3AGi4pq
As Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery in the U.S., we're taking time to remember our collective past, reflect on the meaning of freedom, and honor the strength of those who endured. In observance of this important holiday, our teams will be offline Friday, June 18.
We’ve recently updated how we calculate the Zestimate for off-market homes. It’s now more responsive to local trends & seasonality that may affect a home’s market value and includes even more historical data to improve accuracy. Click here for more info: zlw.re/35lvqsV
With almost half of U.S. homes selling in less than a week this past spring, every day on the market counts. Consider putting your home up for sale on a Thursday (prior to Labor Day) for the best results.
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We believe everyone deserves a safe, affordable home free of discrimination. Did you know that all Zillow home listings include info on LGBTQ + housing, employment and public accommodations? Find more info here. zlw.re/2RV2mp6
24% of dog owners in the U.S. have moved into a new home since March 2020, and 62% would consider a move to better accommodate their dog. We worked with @RoverDotCom to select the top 15 dog-friendly cities, see if yours made the list! zlw.re/woof
Does it come as a surprise that homes with kid-friendly features go fast? Probably not, but listings mentioning a backyard sold 5.2 days faster than expected.
Want to know how much more a listing that mentions "treehouse" or "garage" sells for?