Zillow Talk by Spencer Rascoff audiobook

Zillow Talk: Rewriting the Rules of Real Estate

By Spencer Rascoff and Stan Humphries
Read by Spencer Rascoff and Stan Humphries  

6.36 Hours 01/27/2015 Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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THIS AUDIOBOOK EDITION WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED AS ZILLOW TALK: THE NEW RULES OF REAL ESTATE. THE NEW TITLE IS ZILLOW TALK: REWRITING THE RULES OF REAL ESTATE. 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 real estate have changed drastically over the past five years. To understand real estate in our fast-paced, technology-driven world, we need to toss out all of the outdated truisms and embrace today’s brand new information. But how? Enter Zillow, the nation’s #1 real estate website and mobile app. Thanks to its treasure trove of proprietary data and army of statisticians and data scientists, led by chief economist Stan Humphries, Zillow has been able to spot the trends and truths of today’s housing market while acknowledging that a home is more than an economic asset. In Zillow Talk, Humphries and CEO Spencer Rascoff explain the science behind where and how we live now and reveal practical, data-driven insights about buying, selling, renting, and financing real estate. Read this book to find out why:It’s better to remodel your bathroom than your kitchenPutting the word “cute” in your listing could cost you thousands of dollarsYou shouldn’t buy the worst house in the best neighborhoodYou should never list your house for $444,000You shouldn’t list your house for sale before March Madness or after the MastersDensely packed with entertaining anecdotes and invaluable how-to advice, Zillow Talk is poised to be the real estate almanac for the next generation.

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A New York Times bestseller

THIS AUDIOBOOK EDITION WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED AS ZILLOW TALK: THE NEW RULES OF REAL ESTATE. THE NEW TITLE IS ZILLOW TALK: REWRITING THE RULES OF REAL ESTATE.

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 real estate have changed drastically over the past five years. To understand real estate in our fast-paced, technology-driven world, we need to toss out all of the outdated truisms and embrace today’s brand new information. But how?

Enter Zillow, the nation’s #1 real estate website and mobile app. Thanks to its treasure trove of proprietary data and army of statisticians and data scientists, led by chief economist Stan Humphries, Zillow has been able to spot the trends and truths of today’s housing market while acknowledging that a home is more than an economic asset. In Zillow Talk, Humphries and CEO Spencer Rascoff explain the science behind where and how we live now and reveal practical, data-driven insights about buying, selling, renting, and financing real estate. Read this book to find out why:

  • It’s better to remodel your bathroom than your kitchen
  • Putting the word “cute” in your listing could cost you thousands of dollars
  • You shouldn’t buy the worst house in the best neighborhood
  • You should never list your house for $444,000
  • You shouldn’t list your house for sale before March Madness or after the Masters

Densely packed with entertaining anecdotes and invaluable how-to advice, Zillow Talk is poised to be the real estate almanac for the next generation.

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Author Bio: Spencer Rascoff

Author Bio: Spencer Rascoff

Spencer Rascoff is the CEO of Zillow, America’s leading real estate website. He was listed as one of America’s most powerful CEOs under forty by both Fortune and Forbes in 2012. He graduated cum laude from Harvard University and is an alumnus of Goldman Sachs and TPG Capital. He founded Hotwire, which he sold to Expedia at age twenty-four, and started Zillow with two friends in 2005.

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Author Bio: Stan Humphries

Author Bio: Stan Humphries

Stan Humphries is chief economist at Zillow, America’s leading real estate website, where he created the Zestimate and the algorithm behind it. He is responsible for calculating all statistics on the housing market and is a frequent commentator on housing trends for CNBC, Bloomberg TV, and Fox Business News. He has a BA from Davidson College, a masters of science in foreign service from Georgetown University, and a PhD in government from the University of Virginia.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Business & Economics
Runtime: 6.36
Audience: Adult
Language: English