Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Bloomsbury Publishing USA. 2016

The first volume to examine the iconic Elizabeth Taylor in this light, Elizabeth Taylor: A Private Life for Public Consumption paints Taylor as the seminal representation of "celebrity.†? A figure of enormous charisma and cultural sway, she intrigued a global audience with her marriages and extra-marital improprieties, as well as her extravagant jewelry, her never-ending illnesses, her dependency on alcohol, and her perplexing friendship with Michael Jackson. Despite her continued...

Zillow Talk

Zillow Talk

Grand Central Publishing. 2015

THE HARDCOVER EDITION WAS PUBLISHED AS ZILLOW TALK: THE NEW RULES OF REAL ESTATE. THE NEW TITLE OF THIS BOOK IN OTHER EDITIONS IS ZILLOW TALK: REWRITING THE RULES OF REAL ESTATE. "THE NEW RULES OF REAL ESTATE" IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF FIRST TEAM REAL ESTATE-ORANGE COUNTY. How do you spot an area poised for gentrification? Is spring or winter the best time to put your house on the market? Will a house on Swamp Road sell for less than one on Gingerbread Lane? The fact is that the rules of...

A Field Guide to American Houses

A Field Guide to American Houses

Knopf. 2015

For the house lover and the curious tourist, for the house buyer and the weekend stroller, for neighborhood preservation groups and for all who want to know more about their community -- here, at last, is a book that makes it both easy and pleasurable to identify the various styles and periods of American domestic architecture. Concentrating not on rare landmarks but on typical dwellings in ordinary neighborhoods all across the United States -- houses built over the past three hundred years...

Zillow: US housing value hit new high in 2016

January 3, 2017 - Construction Dive

The value of the U.S. housing stock surged 5.7% in 2016 to reach a record $29.6 trillion for the year, according to a new report by real estate website Zillow. With that increase, the market has recovered the value lost during the housing crisis. The...

Zillow: Millennial homebuyers aren't so different after all

October 19, 2016 - Construction Dive

A new report from real estate listing website Zillow reveals the homebuying habits of millennials, who are between the ages of 18 and 34 and account for roughly 42% of homes purchased today. The first-annual Zillow Group Report on Consumer Housing...

Zillow: More Americans choosing to rent 'longer than ever before'

August 15, 2016 - Construction Dive

Real estate website Zillow reported that, in the country's largest housing markets, nearly 14% of renters with good credit and who can afford to buy a home are passing on homeownership. Many younger renters are putting off a family and children...

Zillow: Confident sellers, uneasy buyers creating 'imbalance' in housing market

September 2, 2016 - Construction Dive

Although the July Zillow Housing Confidence Index is up 0.4 points to a score of 67.3 year-to-date, the real estate website found that sellers are more confident in the market than existing homeowners and renters. Less than 65% of existing homeowners...

There's an app for that: How new tech is changing the way we buy and sell homes

April 12, 2017 - Construction Dive

“Real estate is inherently mobile,” said Zillow Chief Marketing Officer Jeremy Wacksman. “When you are out looking at homes, you want information about those homes at your fingertips. Millennials are driving the real estate market and they have...

Zillow: Starter home values growing at twice the pace of higher-end market

June 27, 2016 - Construction Dive

According to the May Zillow Real Estate Market Report, home values rose 5.4% from May 2015 to a Zillow Home Value Index of $186,000, but starter home prices shot up 8%, double the rate of high-end homes. The tight supply of entry-level inventory, which...

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Reno Realtor: Zillow 10/1/2013

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Northern Nevada Real Estate: The problem with trusting Zillow

Zillow is a very popular real estate resource, but can you trust it to give you an accurate home value? Zillow has a lot of useful information, but they don't have ...

Reno Real Estate: Why You Need to Be Wary of Zillow's Mortgage Calculator

Many people who want to buy a home start by surfing websites like Zillow. However, you need to be careful with these online resources. The reality of buying a ...