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Zillow Threatens Blogger over Photos Online Controversy

June 29th, 2017 · No Comments · California Real Estate, California Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate, Zillow Zestimates

The Verge.com reports: Zillow doesn’t even own the photos it threatened to sue popular blogger over! Zillow, the bane of real estate professionals, with it’s often inaccurate Zestimates and other issues such as feeding on the data real estate professionals create without any compensation. Appears to now be bullying a blogger over photos she’s used […]

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Zillow Lawsuit

May 11th, 2017 · No Comments · Montecito Real Estate, Montecito Realtors, Santa Barbara Real Estate Videos, Santa Barbara Realtors, What's My Home Worth?, Zillow Zestimates

May 11, 2017:  On Good Morning America Barbara Corcoran reported on the lawsuit filed against Zillow.com based on their “Zestimates” feature  (an algorithm that calculates your property’s value). Real Estate agents have known for a long time how inaccurate Zestimates can be. Now the public is learning not only how inaccurate they are, but they can be problematic […]

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The Ironic Truth About Zillow Zestimates

June 10th, 2016 · No Comments · Hope Ranch Homes For Sale, Mark Lomas and Kirsten Wolfe, Montecito Homes For Sale, Santa Barbara Homes For Sale, Zillow Zestimates

It’s true, Zillow’s CEO Spencer Rascoff, sold his home for 24% less than what it said on his website. Zillow’s “Zestimates” can be tweaked if you know how to add improvements to Zillow’s valuation methodology. You need to be the owner, or owner’s agent to do this, or an unscrupulous hacker. Actually you don’t even […]

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