How Do I Unclaim a Property on Zillow?

Zillow is an attractive alternative to selling a property if you don't want to go through the hassles of it all. You can view the active listings and the number of views or saves for the property. When viewing your active listing, you get the number of views and saves for the last month that property has been listed on the market. To get more information, contact Zillow customer support and make your inquiries. Unclaim your home at any time and do it free. You can also edit the property information.

How Do I Unclaim a Property On Zillow?

From the Zillow dashboard, you can view the property status and even edit the facts. Besides, you can unclaim the property from the dashboard by simply following the tips below.

  1. Go to Zillow account and sign in
  2. Go to property page located on "your Home" tab found at the bottom of the menu bar
  3. Choose "claimed" option found at the bottom left hand corner. You get the option to choose "yes" which allows you to unclaim your property.


  1. Log in to the Zillow account. If you are not a registered member, create your free Zillow profile. It takes a few minutes to complete.
  2. Navigate to the property page "your Home"
  3. Under the emerging drop-down menu, click on the verify your ownership tab
  4. On the next page, proceed to verify your ownership. To do that answer the questions given.
  5. Review the terms of use and agree to them
  6. Now your property will appear on the Zillow profile under your Home.

How Do I Release My Property Ownership From Zillow?

You can unclaim your property from Zillow by following steps below.

  1. First log in to your Zillow account and go to your profile
  2. Navigate to the home property page
  3. Under More, click the drop-down tab and click release ownership claim.
  4. Choose a reason for unclaiming your property then click submit.

Your property will no longer appear in your Zillow profile under your homes.

What Does Claiming a Home in Zillow Mean?

Claiming a property means you are identifying yourself as the owner of that said property. Once your ownership is verified, the property is said to be claimed. As the property owner, you can edit the information like square footage, number of bathrooms, bedrooms, etc.

On the other hand, to unclaim a property means that you are not the owner of the property and you relinquish your ability to edit the property information. It means you are seeding ownership of that property or home. This can happen after a sale or change in ownership.

What If My Home Is Not on Zillow?

Remember, only listed homes through the MLS or an agent are syndicated to Zillow. Therefore, if your listing is not on Zillow, confirm with the MLS or your agent. You can also confirm with your listing provider to ensure the listing is sent to Zillow.

If the owner is listing the property for sale, then the property must be posted manually to Zillow through the owner's Zillow profile. Creating a Zillow account is free. You can contact Zillow customer support team to learn more about the benefits of listing your home here.

Homeowners are advised to update their home facts and take time to go through the given information to ensure they are accurate. It's free to list a property on Zillow. Remember, Zillow is just a massive real estate database. Therefore, you are directly responsible for every aspect of your property selling process. You can opt to unclaim the property at any time after the sale or for any other reason.

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