Z : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Zillow Acquires Hamptons Property Website (Z, ZG)

    January 13, 2017
    Zillow continues to buy competitors, now expanding into the luxury Long Island real estate market.
  2. How Zillow Makes Money

    December 6, 2016
    Zillow lets property seekers look at listings for free through its various tools, so the company relies on ad sales to agents ...
  3. Zillow Goes into Debt (Z, ZG)

    December 6, 2016
    Zillow is offering $400 million in convertible senior notes as the firm struggles to stay afloat.
  4. Zillow Expects Higher Home Prices (ZG, Z)

    December 5, 2016
    Home prices are expected to see higher growth rates in October, according analysts at Zillow.
  5. Zillow Settles with U.S. Officials (ZG, Z)

    November 29, 2016
    Zillow has settled a dispute that it failed to compensate sales representatives for $6 million.
  6. 5 Cheapest Celebrity Homes for Sale

    September 4, 2016
    When considering residential real estate as an investment, watch for listings of homes formerly owned by celebrities as potential ...
  7. Do home appraisers use Zillow?

    August 16, 2016
    When it comes to assessing a home for sale, licensed appraisers rely on detailed —and sometimes proprietary—information to ...
  8. Zillow Reports Wider Second Quarter Loss

    August 4, 2016
    Zillow's revenue beat estimates, but investor concerns about the strength of the underlying business remain.
  9. What to Expect in Zillow's Q2 Earnings? (Z)

    August 3, 2016
    Rising home prices should bode well for Zillow, which operates a real estate and home-related information marketplace.
  10. 3 Reasons Millennials Are Not Interested in Mortgages

    July 30, 2016
    Tougher lending standards make borrowing to buy homes harder for millennials.
  11. Dropping Mortgage Rates and the Next Refi Boom (Z)

    July 14, 2016
    Mortgage rates have been dropping more than expected, creating a possibility for another refinance boom if rates drop further.
  12. Why the U.S. Middle Class is Hit Hardest by Rise in Rent (Z)

    June 16, 2016
    Find out how the middle class is being squeezed more so than the poor as a result of rapidly rising rent prices across the ...
  13. Zillow Shares Rise 7% After $130 Million Lawsuit Settlement (Z, ...

    June 8, 2016
    Zillow Group Inc. shares are up after the recent announcement of the $130 million settlement with Move Inc.
  14. Zillow, Realtor, Redfin: Which Is the Best Real Estate Website? ...

    June 5, 2016
    Compare the features and usability of the Zillow, Realtor.com and Redfin real estate websites for buying or selling a home ...
  15. 5 Best Home Appraisal Online Calculators (NWSA, Z)

    May 23, 2016
    Learn more about online home appraisal calculators and review five of the best calculators, including general reviews of ...
  16. Zillow Stock Rises Ahead Earnings (Z)

    May 2, 2016
    Even with the stock's strong three-month performance, the shares have suffered respective six-month and 12-month losses of ...
  17. Mortgage Deals: Zillow vs. Lending Tree (Z, TREE)

    May 1, 2016
    Find out how the online lending marketplaces at Zillow and Lending Tree match borrowers and lenders, and which provides the ...
  18. Can Zillow Stock Ever Find Its Way Home? (Z)

    February 12, 2016
    Like other once high-flyer stocks, Zillow -- despite it's strong top-line growth -- has suffered amid the market's seemingly ...
  19. The 5 Best Alternatives to Zillow & Trulia

    October 2, 2015
    Understand the online real estate industry and how Zillow and Trulia are industry leaders. Learn about alternatives to Zillow ...
  20. Zillow Reshuffles C-Level Executives

    August 5, 2015
    For nearly a month now -- since current Zillow (NASDAQ: Z) Chief Financial Officer Chad Cohen announced he would be leaving ...
  21. Zillow Makes an Acquisition

    July 24, 2015
    Less than half a year after closing its big-ticket acquisition of rival Trulia, Zillow (NYSE: Z) has bought another company. ...
  22. Where Are Real Estate Stocks Heading?

    July 21, 2015
    We summarize five economic reports that investors should monitor monthly to keep them informed of where real estate and its ...
  23. Top 5 Coding Camps To Launch Your Career

    July 2, 2015
    If you have been following the NASDAQ over the past few years then you know that the technology sector has been on fire. ...
  24. 3 Reasons Zillow Group Stock Could Rise (NWS, Z)

    July 1, 2015
    Shares of Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) have fallen more than 20% over the past month, hurt by the release of the online real ...
  25. Is Zillow Stock a Buy?

    June 11, 2015
    When Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) announced mixed first-quarter 2015 results last month, investors seemed to have little reason ...
  26. 5 Things Zillow's CEO Wants You to Know

    May 21, 2015
    Shares of online real estate specialist Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) are down around 12% since the company reported mixed first-quarter ...
  27. The No. 1 Takeaway From Zillow's Latest Quarter

    May 15, 2015
    Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) announced mixed results for first quarter 2015 on Tuesday. And for once, investors seemed indifferent, ...
  28. CoStar: A Better Real Estate Data Buy Than Zillow? (CSGP, TRLA)

    April 17, 2015
    Some seven months ago, the stock charts of two Internet real estate data providers happened to intersect briefly. For a ...
  29. What Zillow Really Expects From Trulia

    April 10, 2015
    The rise and fall of Internet real-estate specialist Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) over the past year has been particularly extreme, ...
  30. Grasping the Vision for Zillow With Trulia

    April 6, 2015
    Investors are still getting used to the idea of Zillow (NASDAQ: Z) and Trulia merging into one entity. While Zillow's acquisition ...
  31. Zillow's MLS Direct Initiative Is Gaining Steam (NWS, Z)

    March 25, 2015
    When online real estate database operator Zillow Group (NASDAQ: Z) announced in January it would let its agreement with ...
  32. The Biggest Risks for Zillow Stock

    March 18, 2015
    Interested in Zillow (NASDAQ: Z) stock? A great place to start your research is with an examination of the company's biggest ...
  33. Real Estate Face-Off: Zillow Vs. Trulia

    February 18, 2015
    Both websites help you find homes for sale, but they organize the information differently. Here's how they compare.
  34. Top Websites For Home Sales

    August 6, 2014
    Online real estate sites can save you time and effort in finding your next home. Our guide will help you choose the best ...
  35. Biggest Real Estate Operations Sector Movers for July 9, 2012

    July 9, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq is down 0.3%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.3%; and the Dow has decreased ...