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Mortgage Denial Rates Fall Across the Country, But Not for Everyone

Mortgage applications are denied at the lowest rate in the past 20 years, according to a report from online real estate company Zillow.

Nationally, the share of applicants who are denied for conventional mortgages has fallen to 9.8 percent, according to data from the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA…

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Homes Sold Faster than Ever in 2017, According to Zillow

It took 81 days to sell the median U.S. home in 2017, nine days faster than the year prior, online real estate company Zillow reports.

The quickest selling month for the typical home was June 2017, when it took about 73 days for a home to sell, including closing…

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Home Value Appreciation Beats Working a Minimum Wage Job

Home values have been appreciating more per working hour than local minimum wage pays in about half of the nation’s 50 largest cities, according to a new report from online real estate firm Zillow.

The typical U.S. homeowner is gaining $7.09 of equity in their home every…

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