Choice Quotes From Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff

If you think Zillow is primarily a real estate search site, and that home buyers and sellers are Zillow’s customers, you are wrong. Zillow is a lead generation site. Home buyers and sellers who use Zillow are the “leads.” They are not the customer, they are the product that is being sold to real estate […]


The Many Ways to Connect with Seattle Bubble

If you’re into social media, you should know that Seattle Bubble can be found on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, and Flickr! You can Follow/Like/Circle/Flick us below. Tweets by @SeattleBubble If you’re still using RSS (as I am), you can also subscribe to our RSS feed, as well. Or if email is more your style, you can […]

Weekly Twitter Digest (Link Roundup) for 2013-06-07

Totally unbiased commentary about "homebuyer regrets" from RE Booster Tom Kelly (reader tip) -> Local real estate huckster Mike Mastro, on the lam in France, freed by the French government: via @seattletimes -> "7-story apartment project will revitalize Seattle's Japantown" via @PSBJ -> "Luxury condos at once-troubled Bellevue Towers finally nearing a […]

Weekly Twitter Digest (Link Roundup) for 2013-05-31

"THE LONG WAIT: For many homeowners, mortgage relief can't come fast enough" via @PSBJ -> Polygon Northwest of Bellevue to take over the Everett Riverfront property by early July via @EverettHerald -> "Wells Fargo Center in downtown Seattle sold for $390M" via @PSBJ ->

Weekly Twitter Digest (Link Roundup) for 2013-05-24

"China’s wealthy paying cash for Eastside luxury homes" via @seattletimes -> "Nowhere is suburbanization of poverty more evident than in South King County…" All the foreclosures make sense. -> "Transit-oriented development gaining speed in Puget Sound area" via @PSBJ -> "Price tag of Bellevue Collection’s expansion will exceed 2012’s top real estate […]

Weekly Twitter Digest (Link Roundup) for 2013-05-10

NAR: "It’s time for 20- and 30-somethings to move out of their parent’s basement." BUY A HOME, YOU SLACKERS! -> "Former Mastro property in Redmond sells for $3.5 million" via @PSBJ -> .@The_Tim was on @KIRO7Seattle this week talking about the volatile condo market. Clip: -> Is an increasing level of homeownership […]