August 13, 2014 - 8:09 AM
Over time, the stability of your home’s deck decreases. Many experts suggest that wood decks only last between 10 to 15 years before they need to be rebuilt or repaired. Ignoring a rickety deck could lead to potential collapse, resulting in injury or even legal issues. By spending money to repair your... Read More
August 6, 2014 - 8:38 AM
Today’s homeowners know that investing in an energy efficient home can save a lot of money and reduce their footprint on the environment. While most new homes are built with high-quality insulation that helps to reduce energy loss, some older homes have outdated products that could be wasting valuable... Read More
August 5, 2014 - 10:04 AM
ZipRealty has released a new study on the most expensive zip codes in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades and San Marino are the most expensive as the first half of 2014 came to a close. The median home sales price in zip code 90402 was $3.7 million, followed by 90272, where the... Read More
July 30, 2014 - 12:40 PM
Owning a home requires a lot of upkeep. A major component of this upkeep deals with maintaining a home’s electrical capability to ensure a safe and comfortable experience for all inhabitants. The following are just a few instances where the services of an electrician may be necessary. Due to the... Read More

4 Signs Your Electricity Might Be on the Fritz

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Owning a home requires a lot of upkeep. A major component of this upkeep deals with maintaining a home’s electrical capability to ensure a safe and comfortable experience for all inhabitants.

July 29, 2014 - 10:21 AM
The housing market in the 23 metro areas analyzed by ZipRealty held steady as the second quarter came to a close. The median home sales price increased 6.6% year-over-year as of June 30. Sacramento home prices grew 15% year-over-year, followed by Austin with 14% growth, Las Vegas and Houston with 12% growth... Read More

Real Estate Market Trends Continue to Strengthen

The housing market in the 23 metro areas analyzed by ZipRealty held steady as the second quarter came to a close. The median home sales price increased 6.6% year-over-year as of June 30. Sacramento home prices grew 15% year-over-year, followed by Austin with 14% growth, Las Vegas and Houston with 12% growth, Orlando with 11% growth, and Dallas and the Bay Area, each with home price growth of 9%.

July 24, 2014 - 9:24 AM
ZipRealty just released new data analyzing the fastest-moving housing markets, and new research on how consumers might increase their chances of buying a home in these competitive markets. The median days on market in these metros remained relatively steady at 29 days, compared to 27 days as of June 30, 2013... Read More

ZipRealty Names the Fastest-Moving Housing Markets at Mid-Year

ZipRealty just released new data analyzing the fastest-moving housing markets, and new research on how consumers might increase their chances of buying a home in these competitive markets. The median days on market in these metros remained relatively steady at 29 days, compared to 27 days as of June 30, 2013. The fastest-moving markets at the end of the second quarter were:

July 14, 2014 - 8:19 PM
In light of the upcoming All-Star game, ZipRealty has analyzed the performance of 10 housing markets nationwide to see how they stack up off the field. We surveyed  real estate conditions among rival ‘teams’ in Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles County, Orange County, New York City, Long... Read More

Which Housing Markets Are All-Stars?

In light of the upcoming All-Star game, ZipRealty has analyzed the performance of 10 housing markets nationwide to see how they stack up off the field. We surveyed  real estate conditions among rival ‘teams’ in Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles County, Orange County, New York City, Long Island, Westchester County, San Francisco and Oakland, Calif.

July 1, 2014 - 9:06 AM
California Home Sellers
You’ve prepared your home for sale, worked with a Realtor to set the right price and now your hard work has paid off: you have offers on your house! In a hot real estate market it’s not unusual to receive multiple offers on a house that is properly presented and well-priced. So how do you choose the best... Read More

How to Select from Multiple Offers on a House

California Home SellersYou’ve prepared your home for sale, worked with a Realtor to set the right price and now your hard work has paid off: you have offers on your house! In a hot real estate market it’s not unusual to receive multiple offers on a house that is properly presented and well-priced. So how do you choose the best offer for you?

June 30, 2014 - 12:30 PM
Median home sales prices in the 24 metros surveyed by ZipRealty accelerated to 7.9% year-over-year growth in May 2014, about 2 percentage points stronger than the 6.1% year-over-year growth seen in April 2014.  Across the metros analyzed by ZipRealty, the sales price was $290,000 at the end of May 2014, a $... Read More

ZipRealty Reports Jump in Median Home Sales Prices

Median home sales prices in the 24 metros surveyed by ZipRealty accelerated to 7.9% year-over-year growth in May 2014, about 2 percentage points stronger than the 6.1% year-over-year growth seen in April 2014.  Across the metros analyzed by ZipRealty, the sales price was $290,000 at the end of May 2014, a $20,000 increase since May 2013. The largest year-over-year increases in median home sales for May 2014 were:

June 27, 2014 - 11:43 AM
When searching for a home, lots of families want to buy in high-performing school districts, but they can’t always afford to pay an outrageously high mortgage. To help families find affordable homes in great school districts, we have released our second annual ranking of the Best Places for Families to Live... Read More

10 Best Places for Families to Live

When searching for a home, lots of families want to buy in high-performing school districts, but they can’t always afford to pay an outrageously high mortgage. To help families find affordable homes in great school districts, we have released our second annual ranking of the Best Places for Families to Live!

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