Buy or rent? Zillow CEO shares real estate tips


The real estate market is soaring, as more than 5.25 million existing homes were sold last year. That’s the most since 2006. It’s driving buyers to Zillow, the largest real estate website. On average, more than 142 million users a month find information on more than 110 million homes nationwide. Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff, author of “Zillow Talk: Rewriting the Rules of Real Estate,” joins “CBS This Morning” to offer tips on buying, selling and renting.

13 Responses to Buy or rent? Zillow CEO shares real estate tips

  1. tony lennon

    Renting is fine for awhile but I want to own my house or apartment before I'm 35 and I have no intention of getting a loan off anyone

  2. She Hate Me

    duhh, I can buy a house in Detroit for 100 bucks

  3. Brian Perkins

    I love Zillow!

  4. My Thoughts

    This guy got some solid advice and evidence to back it up.

  5. Leangelo Kellom

    Yall know this whole country is a scam right?

  6. S. Sam

    Zillow is the biggest scam !!

  7. Princeton Realty Group

    Great video!!!

  8. Peter Libero

    Rent don't buy….history repeats itself.

  9. Juan Garcia

    Zillow please update your website for the property information. Some of them are already SOLD and still FOR SALE TAG IN YOUR WEBSITE. I look for this house and it was SOLD Nov. 25 and in your website still for SALE !!! .

  10. Sandra Jones

    Homes for rent in northwest vegas

  11. M&m music mande

    U DEVILS ARE SO HARDLESS AND GREEDY PPL .!!! ITS ALL ABOUT KEEPING THE POOR DOWN AND STRESS ED OUT AND SICKER !!!!!!!!! !!!! THE WHOLE CITY NEEDS TO BE SUED! !!! THIS IS AGAINST HUMANITY ! A CRIME TO THE DISABLE AND SERIORS!!!! NO PLACE TO RENT BECAUSE WE HAVE LESS MONEY TO WORK WITH !!! 3 TIMES THE AMOUNT OF INCOME IF YOU WANT TO LIVE SOMEPLACE!!!! I NO ITS ALSO THE GOV. TOO DOING THIS !!! WHEN THEY JACKED THE RENT THOUSANDS HERE HAD TO MOVE OUT ON THE STREETS !!! MOSTLY DISABLED AND SENIORS !!! SACRAMENTO CA. HAS GONE TO THE DOGS!! THEN THRY PROFILE U TO GET A PLACE TO LIVE!! CRAZY

  12. M&m music mande

    Sacramento Ca !!!!!!WHAT ABOUT THE POOR PPL !!! THERE HOMELESS PPL ALL OVER THIS CITY!!! NOT ENOUGH HOUSING HERE!! SAN FRANSICO PPL AND LA.PPL MOVING HERE AND THE DISABLE AND SERIORS HAVE NO CHOSE BUT TO SLEEP IN THEIR CAR OR IN THE STREET!! WE WERE THE ONES THAT KEPT THIS CITY AFLOW !!! NOW WE CANT EVEN GET A PLACE TO LIVE !!! THIS IS HARDLESS!!!!! GREEDY!!! JACKING ALL THE RENTAL UP TO 1200-UP!! THIS IS TO PUSH THE POOR OUT OF SACRAMENTO CA.!!!

  13. West Derwin

    hey CBS: why don't you report on the court case Zillow is currently involved in? Spencer is a lying fuck.