March 14, 2013 - 10:43 AM
We’ve packed a lot of great features and improvements into this version of our Android app, including StreetSketch™, revamped Google Maps (now in 3D!) and the ability to swipe quickly through home photos. In other words, a whole lot of awesome. StreetSketch™ is one of our most popular features on the iOS... Read More
March 14, 2013 - 10:30 AM
Two Texas metros top the list, while two East Coast cities are among the most expensive. EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 14, 2013 – ZipRealty, Inc. (http://www.ziprealty.com) (NASDAQ: ZIPR), the leading online technology-enabled residential real estate brokerage company, has released a list of the 10 most... Read More
March 11, 2013 - 11:04 AM
Whether you are buying a home for the first time or the tenth time, you probably have a long list of “must haves” and “wants” for your dream home. With recent real estate forecasts announcing a housing market recovery in 2013, many pockets and niches throughout the nation are already experiencing a... Read More

Navigating the Home Buying Process in a Competitive Market

Whether you are buying a home for the first time or the tenth time, you probably have a long list of “must haves” and “wants” for your dream home. With recent real estate forecasts announcing a housing market recovery in 2013, many pockets and niches throughout the nation are already experiencing a competitive market with low inventory of homes and bidding wars.

March 8, 2013 - 9:12 AM
When you’re searching for a home, you want to make sure you’re getting the full picture... If you guessed Seattle’s Space Needle, you’re right! Whether you recognized this landmark right away or had no clue what it was, you don’t want to be taking shots in the dark when it comes to your home search. We get... Read More
March 7, 2013 - 10:15 AM
Study reveals that other prominent real estate websites are missing up to 30% of homes for sale, and that over 15% of the homes they list as “for sale” are actually sold. EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 6, 2013 – ZipRealty, Inc.(http://www.ziprealty.com) (NASDAQ: ZIPR), the leading online residential real estate ... Read More
March 6, 2013 - 8:33 AM
They’re all best when they’re fresh! We take the freshness of your home search results seriously, and we’re happy to announce that a recent study revealed that you’re seeing more homes on ZipRealty.com and seeing them faster than you do on other real estate websites! And we’ve built an exciting new tool to... Read More
February 28, 2013 - 9:56 AM
After years of facing a real estate market slump, it seems as though we are really beginning to see the silver lining. For those who have been waiting for just the right time to get into the real estate investment business, now may be the time. Overall, experts believe that the market has already hit rock... Read More

Financing Rental Property Investments

After years of facing a real estate market slump, it seems as though we are really beginning to see the silver lining. For those who have been waiting for just the right time to get into the real estate investment business, now may be the time. Overall, experts believe that the market has already hit rock bottom and will only pick back up from this point on, meaning that now may be an opportune time to invest in real estate,  more specifically, invest in rental property.

February 21, 2013 - 1:54 PM
Owning your own home has long been, and still remains, the American dream.  For many though, the price of purchasing that first starter home seems out of reach. While that may be true in some areas, there are a number of cities and towns across the country where a buyer can still get quite a bit of home for... Read More

How much house can you afford with $150K?

Owning your own home has long been, and still remains, the American dream.  For many though, the price of purchasing that first starter home seems out of reach. While that may be true in some areas, there are a number of cities and towns across the country where a buyer can still get quite a bit of home for under $150,000. The key is to do your homework and conduct a thorough property search to find a dream home you can afford.

February 14, 2013 - 3:28 PM
Buying your first home? Or do you have bad credit and need some help qualifying for a loan? A FHA loan might be the solution for you!  The Fair Housing Administration has been helping people finance their home purchase for nearly 8 decades. This particular type of loan appeals to first time buyers or low to... Read More

Don't have enough money for a down payment? Find out how FHA insured loans can help!

Buying your first home? Or do you have bad credit and need some help qualifying for a loan? A FHA loan might be the solution for you!  The Fair Housing Administration has been helping people finance their home purchase for nearly 8 decades. This particular type of loan appeals to first time buyers or low to moderate income homebuyers for a number of reasons, some of which include:

·FHA loans requires less cash for your down payment and closing costs

February 14, 2013 - 9:33 AM
Many U.S. Cities Becoming Sellers’ Real Estate Markets, According to ZipRealty Western metros are the strongest as the gap between the list price and close price narrows nationwide EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2013 –ZipRealty, Inc. (http://www.ziprealty.com) (NASDAQ: ZIPR), the leading online technology-... Read More

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