Items Tagged with 'Trulia'


Trulia: Buying a home still cheaper than renting

Price to rent still outpaces rising home prices
Trulia’s new study shows that despite rising home prices, it is still cheaper to buy a home than to rent. While there’s talk about a rate hike this year, Trulia explains why potential homebuyers shouldn’t be concerned.
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Immigrants becoming most important group for housing?

Homeownership rate for immigrants outpacing that of native-born citizens
Immigrants are gaining on native-born citizens when it comes to homeownership rates. In one state the gap is less than 10%. While native-born citizens have the same homeownership rate as in 1994, the rate for immigrants’ has improved.
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Trulia: Homeowners dropping property insurance as prices rise

Southeast sees highest rates in the nation
The Southeast not only has some of the highest property insurance prices in the nation, but also contains fewer homeowners with property insurance. In the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, it turns out that as many as 22% of homeowners were uninsured. There are, however, still relief options for homeowners in the disaster areas.
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These are the most competitive rental markets right now

And how to beat the competition
With the housing market as competitive as it is, many are turning to renting as less believe that now is a good time to buy a home. The problem, however, is that the rental market has become just as competitive. Trulia breaks down the top rental markets, and how to get an edge up on the competition.
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[video] Five years in, Zillow CEO explains how it achieved record growth

Spencer Rascoff: "I think five years from now, we'll be even prouder"
The more time passes, the more complex Zillow Group's earnings report becomes, adjusting for big-ticket items like its Trulia acquisition and its legal battle with Move/News Corp. To help digest the numbers, CNBC interviewed Zillow Group CEO Spencer Rascoff to get a better grasp of the company's record revenue and growth.
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