Recent Articles by Issi Romem

The rising income of first-time homebuyers

The rising income of first-time homebuyers

During the housing boom, mortgage lending was available to people with a broad range of incomes. Since the bust, first-time buyers have grown more financially select. During the last decade’s housing boom, it became much easier to obtain a mortgage...
By Issi Romem | Thursday, January 7, 2016
Zillow Group defies the ListHub blow

Zillow Group defies the ListHub blow

On April 7, the freshly minted Zillow Group lost its single most important source of home-sale listings when listing aggregator ListHub terminated its agreements with Zillow and Trulia, raising concerns that the real estate portals’ coverage would ...
By Issi Romem | Tuesday, April 14, 2015