Feb 3, 2009 - Americans don't just feel poorer, they are poorer: U.S. homeowners lost a cumulative $3.3 trillion in home equity during 2008, according to a report from Zillow. (MortgageWire.) One in six homeowners is now underwater on their mortgage. The stock market erased $6.9 trillion in shareholder wealth in 2008.
Feb 4, 2009 - The U.S. housing market lost $3.3 trillion in value last year and almost one in six owners with mortgages owed more than their homes were worth as the economy went into recession, Zillow.com said. The median estimated home price declined 11.6 percent in 2008 to $192,119 and homeowners lost $1.4 ...