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Zillow: Mortgage rates remain at 16-month low

Rates below 4% for third week in a row
Ben Lane
Current rate borrowers were quoted an average interest rate of 3.81% on Zillow’s Mortgage Marketplace in the week that ended Tuesday, which equaled the previous week’s figure of 3.81%.
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Exclusive: Move CEO Steve Berkowitz opens up about News Corp deal

Plus his thoughts on Zillow/Trulia and the future of real estate
Ben Lane
In an exclusive interview with HousingWire, Move CEO Steve Berkowitz shares the details of how the News Corp deal came together, what it will mean for Move and his thoughts on the future of real estate. Berkowitz also said he anticipates the Zillow/Trulia deal to have its issues, which will present another opportunity for Move to grow.
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Cher calls for Zillow boycott because…China or something

Aged singing loon wants to turn back time
Trey Garrison
American companies have to deal with a lot of stupidity coming from investors, customers, the media, clients, and Washington. But Hollywood brings stupid to new heights.
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Trulia launches new push for data accuracy

“Get Fresh” campaign aims to attract more MLSs and brokers
Ben Lane
“Fresh, accurate listings on Trulia generate the most brand impressions and leads, helping brokers create broad exposure for their brand to grow their businesses,” Trulia said. The site hopes its new push for accurate data will only help in that regard.
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Zillow: Mortgage rates drop to 16-month low

30-year, fixed mortgage continues to fall
Ben Lane
Current rate borrowers were quoted an average interest rate of 3.81% on Zillow’s Mortgage Marketplace in the week that ended Tuesday, down from 3.96% in the previous week.
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Zillow: Top 20 cities for trick or treating

Get the most candy on the safest streets
Brena Swanson
Halloween is around the corner, bringing with it haunted houses and more free candy than one child should be allowed. Here’s a guide to the 20 best cities around the country for trick or treaters.
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Ultra square “Wolf of Wall Street” guy selling ultra hip $43.5M townhome

Alan Wilzig may be square but he’s the best kind: rich square
Trey Garrison
One of the guys portrayed in “The Wolf of Wall Street” is putting his 7,500-square-foot luxury TriBeCa townhouse on the market for $43.5 million.
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Zillow: Mortgage rates fall below 4%

30-year, fixed mortgage rate fell throughout last week
Ben Lane
“Mortgage rates inched up briefly last week on the heels of Friday’s stronger-than-expected jobs report before falling sharply on Monday, hitting 11-week lows,” said Erin Lantz, vice president of mortgages at Zillow.
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The potential threat to old-school real estate agents

Technology changes face of the real estate industry
Brena Swanson
Technology has increasingly transitioned from a want to a need. But the rapid growth and dependency on technology has pushed several other industries into retirement — think Blockbuster for example. Which presents the question, what is the next great entrepreneurial idea that will disrupt the real estate industry?
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News Corp's MOVE acquisition escalates epic online real estate listings battle

Zillow, Trulia trading lower on news of MOVE deal
Trey Garrison
Zillow and Trulia are selling off after news broke that rival MOVE is being sold to News Corp for $950 million — proof that the battle for real estate listings traffic just kicked into high gear.
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