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U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Let's see what's going on with the market this week...

Sharon Stone’s former San Francisco mansion is on sale

Once home to Sharon Stone, this estate is set in the exclusive Sea Cliff neighborhood of San Francisco. It is now on sale for $39 million!

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Let's see what's going on with the market this week...

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Let's see what's going on with the market this week...

States With the Fastest-Growing Homeownership Rates Over the Past Decade

Here are the states with the fastest-growing homeownership rates over the past decade.

Neighborhoods in 20 Metros With the Most Expensive Home Sales

We analyzed our data on home listings across metropolitan areas in the United States to determine the most expensive recent home sales.

‘Big Bang Theory’ Star Simon Helberg Lists LA Mansion For Sale

'Big Bang Theory' star Simon Helberg lists Los Feliz mansion for almost $9.9 million after purchasing his new Pasadena estate for $8.4 million.

Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Homes

Don't knock 'em 'til you know everything about 'em - here's all you need to know about mobile homes.

Best Performing REIT Stocks Last Month

Dive into this list of the best performing REIT stocks in April...

Japanese Style Homes: 6 Common Features To Look For

Japanese style homes are not super common in the U.S. - but knowing what to look for will help you find one!

10 Must-Have Features Buyers Look for When Searching for a Home

These are the top 10 must-have home features according to our users...

Supermodel Elle Macpherson Lists Florida Estate on Sale

A modern sanctuary for art lovers, this Coral Gables estate redefines simplicity and luxury.

Spanish Revival Architecture: What Is Pueblo Style?

Pueblo style is one of the most unique types of residential architecture in the United States - but what exactly is it?

Is the Housing Market Slowing?

The housing market has been moving at unprecedented levels for almost two years now - but are there signs that this is changing?

5 Common Features of Mediterranean Style Homes

Wanna spot Mediterranean homes in the wild for yourself? Familiarize yourself with these common features.

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Let's see what's going on with the market this week...

7 Investment Properties for Sale With Huge Airbnb Potential

Looking to invest in property? With the aim of Airbnb-ing it? These seven properties around the United States would make dream vacation homes and are sure to capture the attention of any Airbnb vacationer.

7 Traditional Style Homes You Will Find in the U.S.

Some of the most traditional style homes in the U.S., how many do you recognize?

10 Popular Features of Spanish Style Homes

People love the beauty and old-world feel of Spanish style homes, but how well do you know them and their beautiful features?

5 Common Types of Colonial Style Homes

There are many different styles of colonial homes in the U.S., from Dutch and Cape Cod to Spanish and French, each one is totally unique - get to know the most popular ones, their common features, and histories...

What is a Single-Family Home?

A guide to single-family homes: a very desirable option for homebuyers - for many reasons but with every pro comes a con, so we'll be looking at both the positives and negatives of single-family home living.

Katy Perry’s Stunning Los Angeles Mansion Hits the Market

You can now buy Katy Perry's home - as her and Orlando Bloom head for the hills of Montecito.

What is a Tudor Style House?

A guide on the history of Tudor homes, a definition of Tudor style, common characteristics, and more...

Inspiring Interior Design Accounts to Follow on TikTok

Interior designers have taken over TikTok teaching people how to revamp their homes. So if being stuck in your home for these last few months has given you the itch to redesign your space, or if you've just bought a new house and have a blank canvas to work with, these interior design accounts are worth a follow.

The 10 Best Architectural Digest Celebrity House Tours on YouTube

It's not every day we get to see behind the closed doors of luxurious, extravagant, and quirky celebrity homes. From a converted windmill in the Hamptons and a duplex penthouse apartment at the Plaza Hotel to the mansions of the Hollywood Hills, these are the best architectural digest celebrity house tours on YouTube.

7 Real Estate YouTube Channels Worth Binge-Watching in 2022

From tiny apartments to mammoth mansions, these real estate channels give us a sneak peek into some seriously amazing and interesting homes. Trust us, you'll be smashing that subscribe button.

What Is a Craftsman Style Home?

Today we're looking at the ever-popular craftsman style home - the history of this architectural movement, the key characteristics and features, and more.

Adjustable-Rate Mortgages, Explained

Your guide to adjustable-rate mortgages - what they are, how they differ from fixed-rate loans, and when they may be right for you!

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

What's going on with the market this week?

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Let's see what's going on with the market this week...

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

A compilation of major statistics for the U.S. real estate market along with metro level insights for the four weeks ended April 10, 2022.

5 Must-Read Books for First-Time Homebuyers

Buying your first ever home? Add these five must-read books to your cart ASAP - here are five must-read books for first-time homebuyers in 2022...

10 Types of Mortgage Loans, Explained

We've compiled a list of 10 types of mortgage loans, using information from mortgage providers, government agencies, and real estate news outlets.

The Top 10 Most Expensive States to Buy a House in 2022

Curious what the most expensive states to buy a home in 2022 are? If you're looking to move and purchase your first home, forever home, or an investment property, knowing what states are expensive versus what states have cheap real estate is vital.

The Top 10 Cheapest States To Buy a House in 2022

Looking for a good deal? These states offer the best home prices around...

1 in 4 Home Offers Are Now Cash - Here’s What That Means for the Average Homebuyer

In today’s competitive housing market, all-cash offers win bidding wars - here's how this impacts buyers and sellers.

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

What's going on with the market this week?!

What Successful Real Estate Agents Have To Say About Home Staging

Curious about the value of home staging when selling your home? Here's what the experts think...

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Let's see what's going on with the market this week...

5 Homes with Courtyards for Sale Right Now

Homes with courtyards are great if you love spending time outdoors and entertaining people outside- and we found five incredible ones for sale right now! Check them out...

Jonah Hill Lists Lower Manhattan Loft for $11M

The home has been fitted with state-of-the-art technology...

The Best Real Estate Shows on Netflix in 2022

Looking for a new show to get lost in? These are the best real estate shows to binge on Netflix in 2022... grab your popcorn.

5 Spanish Style Homes for Sale Right Now

Spanish and mediterranean style homes are wildly popular in the United States, for many reasons. Let's discuss this style and check out five Spanish colonial homes for sale right now!

10 Red Flags To Look Out for When Viewing a Home

A red flag is a red flag for a reason, and you should always listen to your gut and ask questions when touring a home. After all, buying a home is one of the biggest decisions and purchases you'll ever make...

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Homebuying season is upon us - and average mortgage rates are at their highest since May 2019. Here's everything else you need to know about the real estate market right now!

10 Hacks To Make Any Room in Your Home Look Bigger

A small house or room can easily become cramped and cluttered, but luckily, there are plenty of tricks to making your space feel more open...

The 5 Real Estate Newsletters You Should Subscribe to Right Now

Looking for fresh, topical, and insightful real estate news at your fingertips? Then at least one of these newsletters should pique your interest...

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

Real estate is making headlines again this week, and for good reason...

The Coolest House for Sale in the U.S. Right Now?!

Homes as cool and iconic as this one don't come on the market just everyday...

How to Calculate Debt to Income Ratio

Lenders use the debt to income ratio a lot - so we recommend you learn what it is and how to calculate it for yourself. Let's get started.

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

If you’ve been crossing your fingers that home sales prices will drop in the near future, you may want to prepare yourself for some disappointing news...

Best Performing REIT Stocks Last Month

We compiled a list of the best performing REITs in February, 2022, and ranked stocks based on total returns, including dividends.

When Is the Worst Time To Buy a Home?

Is there ever a bad time to buy a home? This is something everyone should know...

One of the Most Iconic Waterfront Homes for Sale in California

If you're an avid Architectural Digest reader, or have watched HBO's 'Big Little Lies' or the 90s thriller 'Basic Instinct' - then this home may be familiar to you!

How the World’s 10 Biggest Real Estate Investors Built Their Fortunes

Ready to climb aboard the real estate investing train? Find some inspiration in the 10 biggest real estate investors in the world!

These 20 Metro Areas Show the Massive Flux in Us Housing Inventory Over the Last Year

We analyzed housing market statistics to see how housing inventory has changed in different metros over the past year - and found the ones that have had a massive influx.

5 Real Estate TikTok Trends You Don't Want To Miss

From hidden rooms to roasting homes, these five real estate trends have taken over TikTok...

Lowest and Highest Closing Costs by State

We’ve broken down typical closing costs by state, to give you a sense for how much you’ll really need to have in the bank to be able to fund that dream home of yours! 

10 Terms To Pay Attention to While Searching for Your Dream Home

We analyzed real estate listings and compiled a list of 10 key terms to pay attention to when browsing for a home online

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

What's going on with the real estate market this week? The answer: a lot.

How Much Money Do I Need To Buy a Home?

Saving up for your first home but wondering how much you're really going to need?

U.S. Weekly Real Estate Update

If anything can be said about the current state of the real estate market, it’s that change is coming.

Fannie Mae National Housing Survey: Affordability Concerns Dampen Sentiment

A survey record-low 25% of respondents reported that it’s a good time to buy a home, according to the Fannie Mae National Housing Survey, but that's not all...

Rent-to-Own Homes: How It Works, the Pros and Cons

What does it mean to rent to own? Let's explore how it works, the potential pros and cons of this type of contract, and more.

East Bay Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for the East Bay, San Francisco, California..

Austin Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for the Austin, Texas.

Houston Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for Houston, Texas.

LA Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for Los Angeles, California.

Denver Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for Denver, Colorado.

Miami Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for Miami, Florida.

Phoenix Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for the Phoenix, Arizona.

DFW Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for the Dallas-Fort Worth area...

2022 Mortgage Rate Update - What You Need to Know

Everything you need to know about what's going on with rates right now...

Greater Atlanta Market Highlights

Housing market highlights for the Greater Atlanta Area...

How the Housing Market Changed in 2021

Here’s what you should know about the changes that occurred to the housing market in 2021.

These Large Investment Properties Would Make Amazing Airbnbs

Looking to invest in 2022? Or diversify your portfolio? Well, these investment properties might be your opportunity to do just that...

ZeroDown's Naughty/Nice List for Real Estate

A list of naughty and nice things to look out for with home listings - watch out!

Real Estate Trends To Follow in 2022

We're covering the real estate trends to follow in 2022, according to real estate agents, forecast models, brokers, and other real estate experts...

Holiday Wish List: The ZeroDown Team's Dream Homes for 2022

When you ask a group of real estate experts and enthusiasts to choose their dream homes... you just know they're gonna be good! Here's our team's holiday wish list of homes!

Forecast Review 2021: Did Our Predictions Come True?

As we near year's end, let’s review 2021 before we discuss 2022.

Conforming Loan Limits Soar for 2022

Here's everything you need to know about Conforming Loan Limits for 2022...

10 Statistics About Every State’s Real Estate Market

The real estate market is nuanced from state to state, and while many national trends hold true at a more localized level, it's important to understand the context of your individual state. So we've gone ahead and analyzed 10 stats about every state's real estate market...

As Promised, Elon Musk Officially Owns "No Home"

The tech entrepreneur has finally ditched all properties in his portfolio and owns "no home".

These 10 Regions Have the Best Real Estate Prospects for Investors

It's a tough market for anyone right now - real estate investors included - who are not only competing with each others, but also with regular home buyers. So we've analyzed all U.S. markets and come up with the 10 best regions for real estate investors to consider.

The Coolest Tiny Home for Sale in California

We found the tiny home of your dreams in Joshua Tree, California...

Trend Watch: TikTok Home Renovation Before and Afters

Nothing is more satisfying than a good home renovation before and after, and, luckily for us, this is a growing trend all over TikTok - now home to some of the best before and after videos around...

A Once-in-a-Lifetime Penthouse Overlooking NYC's Central Park

This New York City penthouse will blow your mind. Just wait 'til you see the views...

Regions Where Home Prices Are Growing the Fastest

The last year of record-making housing market gains was truly one for the books - here are the regions where home prices are growing the fastest.

How to Avoid Buyer's Remorse

One of the worst feelings on planet earth - here's how to avoid it.

3 Luxury Estates for Sale in Tennessee Right Now

From swimming pools, spas, pool houses, and sport courts to wine rooms, safe rooms, shuffleboard courts, and movie theaters - these are no ordinary homes.

A Guide to Mortgage Qualification With Uneven Income

The ZeroDown team's latest advice on mortgage qualification with uneven income...

The 3 Most Expensive Homes for Sale in Miami, Florida

Flawless weather, stunning beaches, exciting lifestyles, and some of the most incredible homes in the world - who wouldn't want to live in Miami, Florida?

35% Of People Worked From Home During the Covid-19 Pandemic—Here’s What It Means for Real Estate

Using data from business news reports, property management firms, and real estate experts, we have curated a list of real estate trends that resulted from people working remotely during the pandemic. Some were short-lived while some have still yet to fully play out...

What Is a Modular Home?

When it comes to modular homes, there's more than meets the eye. This article will outline the pros, cons, and everything else you need to know.

Which California City Has the Hottest Real Estate Market This Week?

Each week we're looking for a California real estate market that's heating upppp - and this week's one might actually surprise you!

The 3 Most Expensive Homes for Sale in Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix is your oyster: these are the three most expensive homes for sale in Phoenix, Arizona right now....

Can I Back Out of Buying a House Before Closing?

Can you back out of a real estate contract before closing on the home? And if so, what should you watch out for?

Rare and Idyllic Malibu Estate Includes Vineyard and Tiny Home

For the first time since 1997, this Malibu estate is up for grabs... come get a glimpse inside.

Who Pays the Realtor Fees?

Wondering who pays the realtor or agent fee in a home purchase? Real estate fees can vary - so let's take a look at the different scenarios you may face when it comes time to pay up!

What Is a Multi Family Home?

Learn more about the key characteristics and considerations for multi-family homes, find multi-family homes for sale right now, and more.

17 of the Oldest Homes in America for Sale Right Now

There's something so enchanting about old, historic homes... come take a look at the oldest, most beautiful homes for sale in America right now.

Record Highs: California Homes Selling Above Asking

In the Bay Area, the results are even more extreme relative to the rest of California... with 75-90% of homes selling above asking price.

A Rare Opportunity to Live on San Francisco's Lombard Street

An opportunity to own a property on the world's most famous winding street, Lombard Street in San Francisco, does not come along often - especially not one of this nature...

Weekly Tracker: What to Watch for in Trust-Busting, Taxes & Tapering

Every Thursday we are tracking the three T’s - Trust-Busting, Taxes, and Tapering; biggest risks to the economy and capital markets. 

Lush West Hollywood Compound Offers One-of-a-Kind Lifestyle

This WeHo compound is unlike anything you've ever seen before...

A Historic San Francisco Home Is on the Market for $28 Million

If you're looking to buy a piece of history, then it doesn't get better than this 1880s grand residence in the heart of San Francisco - currently on the market for $28,000,000...

Elon Musk Is Selling His Last Remaining Home In San Francisco

Tech billionaire Elon Musk is selling his San Francisco home for $37.5m... The 16,000 sq.ft. estate features a 100-year old mansion with grand gardens and stunning views of the Bay.

Construction Loans 101: Everything You Need To Know

Looking to build your dream house or renovating the existing one? Our comprehensive guide on construction loans will break it down for you - from the different types of construction loans, the difference between a construction loan and a home improvement loan, and what types of loan you need.

Love Interior Design? These 5 TikTok Accounts Are Sure To Inspire

We cannot tear our eyes away from these incredibly inspiring interior design TikTok accounts, and soon, you won't be able to either.

Heads Up: Look Out For These Things When Buying A New Home

Here are some things to keep an eye on when looking for a new home that could save you a lot of trouble -or money- down the line.

Equal Credit Opportunity Act: Know Your Rights

The Equal Credit Opportunity Act mandates that banks, lending institutions, and any party involved in providing credit cannot discriminate based on age, marital status, sex, color, race, national origin, or receipt of public assistance. Find out how it applies to you and what your rights are under the ECOA act.

How to Find a Good School System: Vaccine Edition

As life begins to reopen and restrictions are lifted across the country, we're taking a look at something worth considering for your new move...

Is This The Most Beautiful Home For Sale In Texas Right Now?

This Dallas home is a work of art... we may just have found The One.

Inspiring Ideas To Turn Your Garage Into a Room 

Got extra space and unsure what to do with it? We've got you covered.

5 Mid-Century Modern Houses For Sale in the Bay Area

Mid-century modern homes grow in popularity with every passing day. If you've been hunting for one yourself, here are five beauties for sale in the Bay Area right now...

A Regal Jewel in Nashville on 5+ Extraordinary Acres

This gem of an estate is nestled in the heart of Belle Meade, Nashville, and looks like something right out of a movie. Come take a peek inside...

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - May 31, 2021

Does this Oakland home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - May 31, 2021

Does this Union City home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

San Francisco's Historic Octagonal House Is on the Market for $8.6M

One of San Francisco's last remaining octagonal houses has just hit the market. Located in the Russian Hill neighborhood, this is an iconic opportunity not to be missed...

The Highest Home Prices in California History: How & Why?!

What's going on with real estate in California as prices soar to historic highs? Let's find out.

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - May 24, 2021

Is this Fremont home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - May 24, 2021

Does this Boulder Creek home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - May 24, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this San Francisco home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

5 Awesome Million-Dollar Homes for Sale in the Bay Area

This week's property hunt uncovered a beautiful South Berkeley bungalow, a unique penthouse in San Francisco, a huge home in Oakland, and more - all in and around the $1 million mark...

Due-on-Sale Clause: Everything You Need to Know

Here's everything you need to help you understand how a due-on-sale clause works in a mortgage agreement, when can it be triggered, and notable exceptions to the same.

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - May 17, 2021

Does this San Jose home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - May 17, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this Berkeley home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - May 17, 2021

Does this Boulder Creek home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - May 17, 2021

Is this new Cupertino home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - May 31, 2021

Is this new Redwood CIty home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

Open Floor Plans in 2021: Dead or Alive

There are quite a few people who aren’t too comfortable with the dramatically infringed sense of privacy that open floor plans bring, so let's look at if they're actually relevant in 2021...

6 Elon Musk-Worthy Homes in Austin, Texas

Where will tech mogul Elon Musk settle down in Texas after pledging to "own no home"? Good question... considering he's been selling all of his California homes (totaling over $70 million), we would imagine he has the dough to buy all six homes we've picked out for him.

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - May 10, 2021

Is this Fremont home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - May 10, 2021

Is this new Fremont home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - May 10, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this San Jose home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Covid-19 Vaccination Rates & How to Factor Them Into Your Home Search

If you're planning on buying a home and want to find one in an area where the Covid-19 vaccine is successfully making the rounds, we've got you covered...

This Mid-Century Modern Marvel in Los Angeles Will Take Your Breath Away

Today we're venturing to the ever-glamorous Hollywood Hills to this 1962 mid-century modern residence is located... and you won't be disappointed.

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - May 3, 2021

Does this San Francisco home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - May 3, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this Los Gatos home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - May 3, 2021

Does this Aptos home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'Smart Value' in the Bay Area - May 3, 2021

Does this home in Martinez make for a smart purchase?

These 5 Bay Area Homes Could Give Bill Gates’ House A Run For Its Money

Amidst news of Bill Gates and Melinda Gates' divorce, we decided to look at Bill Gates' $127m house located in Medina, Washington. Since it's not currently on the market, here are five Bay Area homes for sale that could seriously rival the multi-billionaire's primary residence.

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - April 26, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this Burlingame home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - April 26, 2021

Is this Livermore home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - April 26, 2021

Does this Oakland home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - April 26, 2021

Is this new San Carlos home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

5 Beautiful Bay Area Homes Under $1M

This week's property hunt uncovered a trendy Mission District one-bed, a waterfront wonder on Bethel Island, a light-fulled Oakland condo, a craftsman beauty in Berkeley, and more - all under $1 million...

Styles of Homes: A-Z Explained

Learn about every style of home out there with descriptions, lists of characteristics, histories, examples, and more...

An Entertainer’s Dream: Top Backyard Upgrades Your Summer Guests Will Eat up

Kick-off the summer right by rolling up your sleeves and turning your backyard into a host’s dream for entertaining guests with these backyard upgrades!

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - April 19, 2021

Does this Boulder Creek home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - April 19, 2021

Is this new Burlingame home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - April 19, 2021

Does this Belmont home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

Is This The Next Hype House?

We went hunting for the next Hype House... and found a Malibu mansion with huge potential.

Hot Pick Home: 'Smart Value' in the Bay Area - April 12, 2021

Does this home in Redwood City make for a smart purchase?

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - April 12, 2021

Does this San Francisco home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - April 12,2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this San Jose home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - April 12, 2021

Is this Martinez home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

The Top 10 Cheapest States To Buy a House in 2021

If you're looking to move and purchase your first home, forever home, or an investment property, knowing which US states are the cheapest to buy a home in is vital...

8 Reasons to Move to Miami and Waterfront Homes for Sale Right Now

It feels like everyone is moving to Miami these days - and honestly? We don't blame them. There are endless great reasons to move to Miami - let's get into them...

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - April 5, 2021

Does this San Jose home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - April 5, 2021

Is this Martinez home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - April 5, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this San Jose home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - April 5, 2021

Is this new Fremont home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

Minimum Down Payments on Conventional Conforming Loans

Looking into mortgages and wondering what your minimum down payment options are? Our experts break it down, loan by loan.

What Kind of House Can You Buy Under $850k in 5 California Cities?

Prepare to fall in love with these five beautiful houses under $850,000 - from Spanish style to Queen Anne Victorians, there's something for everyone in this week's property hunt.

4 Steps To Take To Rebuild Your Credit For a Home After Bankruptcy

Looking to rebuild your credit post-bankruptcy? Let's take a look...

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - March 29, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this San Francisco home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - March 29, 2021

Is this new San Jose home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

Hot Pick Home: 'Smart Value' in the Bay Area - March 29, 2021

Does this home in Redwood City make for a smart purchase?

The Offer Process: Step by Step

Making an offer on a home a daunting and stressful process, but our realtors and real estate experts have compiled a simple outline to ease your mind and show you what to expect during the offer process in regards to timing and steps.

Amortization: What Is It & How Does it Work?

You may or may not have heard the term 'amortization' before, but what does that mean? Today we're walking you through what it is and how it works...

HOA Pros & Cons: Are They Worth It?

What are some pros and cons to living in a home with a Homeowners Association? What should homebuyers look out for when evaluating HOAs? Learn more about how to evaluate HOAs before you make offers or buy a home.

Hot Pick Home: 'Smart Value' in the Bay Area - March 22, 2021

Does this home in Redwood City make for a smart purchase?

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - March 22, 2021

Does this Oakland home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - March 22, 2021

Is this Fremont home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - March 22, 2021

Does this Redwood City home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - March 29, 2021

Does this San Francisco home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

The Bay Area's Most Expensive Estate on 74 Rolling Acres

With a whopping 34 bedrooms and 26 bathrooms across seven homes, you'll struggle to find another home like the Green Gables Estate.

Treescore: The Benefits of Living Among Trees for Your Health & Happiness

Why living your best life should include being surrounded by trees - and how our latest feature, Treescore, can help you find exactly that...

5 Unique Properties For Sale Under $1 Million in the Bay Area

From a charming Victorian in Oakland to a cute townhouse in Campbell, we found five unique properties for sale under $1 million in the Bay Area...

Hot Pick Home: 'Restful' in the Bay Area - March 15, 2021

Does this Napa home have amenities and is it located in a place that emphasizes peace and quiet?

Hot Pick Home: 'Best Upgrades' in the Bay Area - March 15, 2021

Does this Livermore home have improvements that significantly increase the comfort and value of the home?

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - March 15, 2021

Is this Pleasant Hill home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - March 15, 2021

Is this new San Mateo home move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

The Potential Roadblocks To Know When Closing on a Home

Here are some potential speedbumps and roadblocks to a successful home purchase or sale.

The Art & Science of Buying & Selling a Home at the Same Time

Wondering what the best way to manage the process of buying a new home while selling your old home is?

What Is a Green Home?

Learn more about the key characteristics and considerations for green homes, find green homes for sale right now, and more.

Hot Pick Home: 'New Build' in the Bay Area - March 8, 2021

Will this new San Mateo home be move-in ready with features that will keep it a comfortable home for decades?

Hot Pick Home: 'Neighborly' in the Bay Area - March 8, 2021

Is this Oakland home located in an area and does it have access to amenities that make it conducive to a neighborly, civic lifestyle?

Hot Pick Home: 'Green' in the Bay Area - March 8, 2021

For a homebuyer who is concerned with reducing their environmental impact, does this Fremont home offer amenities, and is it located in a place that can help the buyer achieve those goals?

Credit Scores: How They Can Affect Your Mortgage Rate

Wondering how your credit score can affect your mortgage rate?

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