Parents have more trouble finding the right home: Zillow

Parents who shop for a home are more likely to go over budget, put down a smaller down payment and end up with a longer commute than those who don’t have kids, according to a new Zillow study.

Why didn’t all the rain put a halt to home sales this spring?

The conventional wisdom is that the past month of nonstop rain should have put a damper on real estate sales, but, in fact, the opposite has happened.

Zillow: The median home value dropped for first time in 7 years

The median listed home value in the United States clocked in at $226,800 in April, according to the latest monthly home data released by Zillow.

The average homeowner spends $21,000 just to sell a home: Zillow

Selling a home will set the average homeowner back by $20,851, with most of it going toward taxes and real estate agent commissions.

Move over Seattle and San Jose — Atlanta home values rising fastest

Led by Atlanta, non-coastal cities are now seeing faster gains in home values, according to data released Friday by Zillow.

US homeless population spikes dramatically under Zillow estimate

The homeless population in America last year stood at 661,000 men and women, according to an analysis by Zillow released Tuesday.

Climate change likely to flood these homes in about 30 years

Rising seas are threatening thousands of homes but the building in these flood-prone areas still continues, according to a new study from Zillow and Climate Central. As many as 400,000 homes are at risk of regular flooding by 2050, the study says.

You need to save for 7 years to make a down payment on a home: Zillow

If you earn a median income and put away 10 percent of your salary, it’ll take you seven years to save for a down payment, according to Zillow’s analysis.

Zillow: Most Americans would rather renovate than move

To stay or go, that is the question. Turns out, most Americans would rather fix up their current home than move, according to a new study from Zillow.

Why it sucks to be a millennial homebuyer (and what agents can do)

The job market is at what economists consider full employment, home prices keep rising, and wages are showing signs of growth. Good news for real estate, right? If you’re a millennial hoping to buy your first home, maybe not. …