Trulia Neighborhoods launches to make communities look like Instagram Stories

The feature uses crowdsourced local knowledge, original photography, drone footage, local safety and commute data, and parent reviews of nearby schools to create a comprehensive visual and data-filled profile of over 300 areas around the country.

Home prices in the nation’s metros reach an all-time high

Home prices in the nation’s metropolitan areas reached an all-time high in the second quarter of 2018, according to a new survey from NAR.

Seattle crown jewel of WalletHub’s ‘Best Big Cities’ list

It’s the home of technology giants such as Microsoft and Amazon, so it’s no surprise Seattle nailed the top spot on WalletHub’s ‘Best Big Cities’ list.

San Jose has the highest share of $1M homes: LendingTree report

In the 1800s, pioneers battled over nuggets of gold hidden in California’s hills and mountainsides. Now, Californians are battling over something just as valuable — homes.

Here’s where sellers made the biggest profit on their homes

Homesellers are reaping the benefits of steadily skyrocketing home prices, especially on the West Coast, according to a new report from Zillow.

Americans’ rent rose at fastest rate in nearly two years: Zillow

Meanwhile, according to the report, home values across the country rose 7.6 percent year-over-year, to a median of $210,200, further pricing out potential home buyers. San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley in California, rose fastest, with Las Vegas …

San Jose dominates Redfin’s hottest housing neighborhoods of 2018

Redfin today released its top 10 hottest neighborhoods of 2018, and San Jose, California nabbed nine of those spots thanks to better affordability than tech hubs Silicon Valley and San Francisco. Redfin says the impact of increased migration to the cit…

How high will homebuyers go?

While some might have expected the record-breaking home price growth and historically low inventory levels seen in 2017 to push buyers away, buyer demand remained strong, and those who had the extra cash to be competitive in a seller’s market showed up in full force — something that is evidenced in Zillow’s latest home sales analysis …

Here are the hottest housing markets of 2018 according to Zillow

Bolstered by strong home values and low unemployment rates, San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley and Raleigh, North Carolina, another emerging tech hub, topped Zillow’s survey of the top 10 hottest housing markets of 2018. But nearly all the markets were home to thriving tech businesses …

Seattle neighborhoods dominate Redfin’s most competitive housing in 2017

The most competitive neighborhoods for housing on Redfin’s platform in 2017 were right outside the Seattle-based web brokerage’s door …