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Foreclosure Data Elements

The Most Comprehensive Foreclosure Data in the Industry

With our team of local data collectors, ATTOM Data Solutions provides your business with complete and up-to-date nationwide pre-foreclosure and foreclosure records and details— the largest footprint available from any property data provider. From default notices, such as – Notice of Default (NODs) and Lis Pendens (LIS) – to both types of public foreclosure auctions – Notice of Trustee’s Sale (NTS) and Notice of Foreclosure Sale (NFS) – and bank real estate owned completed foreclosures (REOs) and more.

Delivering the Most Complete Foreclosure Data

ATTOM’s collection of foreclosure data is second to none in both judicial and non-judicial jurisdictions. With detailed data on foreclosure amounts, auctions dates, opening bids, foreclosing lenders and servicer details, you will have the most comprehensive foreclosure data available.

HOA Foreclosures

HOA Foreclosures

Foreclosures that have occurred on a property due to a Homeowner Association or Condominium Association issuing a foreclosure filing for lack of payment.

Default Notice Data

Default Notices

Public notice of a borrowers default, and the initial steps in the foreclosure process.  Most commonly recorded as a Notice of Default in non-judicial states, or Lis Pendens (Latin: Pending suit) in judicial states. 

Foreclosure Recording Dates Data

Recording Dates

The date on which the instruments / notices are recorded and/or made public record.  This includes the recording date of the notices, and date on which the foreclosure is recorded as well.

Foreclosure Amounts Data

Foreclosure Amounts

The amount in which is owed on a property that needs to be recouped from the lender.

Real Estate Auction Dates Data

Auction Dates

The date in which a property is scheduled for public auction of a foreclosure property, due to the fact that the homeowner did not pay what was owed on the property during the default period.

Foreclosure Opening Bids Data

Opening Bids

When a property goes into auction, the foreclosing lender sets an amount, that is to be the opening bid of the property, which is usually equivalent to the outstanding loan amount interest and other fees associated with the property.

Foreclosure Trustee Details

Trustee Details

A foreclosure trustee is a neutral party that handles the foreclosure process on a property.

Foreclosing Lenders Data

Foreclosing Lenders

The lender of a property that attempts to recover the amount owned on a defaulted loan.

Foreclosure Servicer Details

Servicer Details

Many lenders will contract out mortgage services which will assume the responsibility for handling transactions between the loan provider and the borrower.

Bank Owned (REOs) Data

Bank Owned (REOs)

If a third party does not purchase the property at the public auction then it is repossessed by the foreclosing lender. These properties are called REOs and this includes property transferred to HUD / Fannie Mae / Freddie Mac, or other Government Sponsored Agencies (GSAs), Government Corporations (Ginnie Mae), or Government Backed Loans.

Propensity to Default

Propensity to Default

Combines historical real estate data with AI-powered analytics to help identify properties that are at risk of going into foreclosure.

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What is foreclosure activity?

Foreclosure activity refers to properties with foreclosure filings; properties being taken back by lenders after borrowers have fallen behind on their mortgage payments. Foreclosure data typically includes information on default notices, public foreclosure auctions, bank real estate owned completed foreclosures (also known as REOs), and more.

Have Questions About Foreclosure Data?

How Can You Use ATTOM’s Foreclosure Data?

Distressed Property Owners

Real Estate Portals

Real estate portals can use our foreclosure data to display the most recent foreclosure properties as a way to increase user engagement and drive more leads to their agents.
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Financial Services

Mortgage Origination

Pre-foreclosure and foreclosure data arms mortgage originators with information to supplement credit data and more accurately assess risk when underwriting loans.
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New Borrowers


Properties currently or previously in foreclosure pose a risk for insurance companies because foreclosure properties often incur damage during the foreclosure process.
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Distressed Property Owners

Direct Marketing

Investors, real estate agents, attorneys and credit repair companies are always looking for direct marketing lists of pre-foreclosures for their businesses.
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Financial Services


Government agencies use foreclosure data to see trends and assess macro market risk of foreclosures in an area.
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New Borrowers

Institutional Investors

Create custom reports and identify foreclosure activity for internal analytics and investment opportunities.

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A Look into the Future of the Distressed Housing Market

Listen in as Sean Mooney, VP of Product Management at ATTOM and Daren Blomquist, VP of Market Economics at Auction, offer an in-depth look into the volatile housing market as foreclosure activity begins to increase and the housing market flattens. We will also explore ATTOM’s various distressed datasets, and how they can be implemented for your industry, to help gain that competitive edge.

High-level insight includes:

  • Economic Trends
  • State of the U.S. Housing Market
  • Distressed Market Insight
    • Supply & Demand
    • Opportunities Available
  • Data Products Available for Distressed Market Insight
  • Coverage & Collection of Various Datasets
  • Use Cases for Various Industries Utilizing Foreclosure Data
  • And more….


  • Sean Mooney, VP, Product
  • Daren Blomquist, VP, Market Economics,

ATTOM’s Data is Your Business Advantage



A multi-sourced, enhanced national warehouse that contains information on more than 155 million U.S. properties including:

  • 70+ Billion Rows of Data
  • 9,000 Data Fields
  • 30TB Warehouse
  • 99% Population Coverage

Quality Data

Our rigorous Enterprise Data Management Program (EDMP) involves more than 20 steps that validate, standardize and enhance the real estate data we collect:

  • Property Address Standardization
  • Owner Name Parsing
  • ATTOM ID Matching
  • Fusion of Multi-Sourced Data
  • Data Governance

Learn more about ATTOM and view our Table of Data Elements.

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