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U.S. Foreclosure Activity Increases 9 Percent in August 2018 From Previous Month, Still Down 7 Percent From Year Ago

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Increases 9 Percent in August 2018 From Previous Month, Still Down 7 Percent From Year Ago

Bank Repossessions Up 14 Percent From Previous Month, Down  1 Percent From Year Ago Foreclosure Starts Up 9 Percent From Previous Month, Down 6 Percent From Year Ago There were 70,166 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in August 2018, up 9 percent from July but still down 7 percent from a year ago, according to… Read More »

Home Price Appreciation in Highest-Risk Natural Hazard Cities 1.7 Times the Overall Market Rate Over Last Decade

Home Price Appreciation in Highest-Risk Natural Hazard Cities 1.7 Times the Overall Market Rate Over Last Decade

But Highest-Risk Cities for Floods, Hurricanes and Wildfires Underperformed Overall Market; Foreclosure and Negative Equity Rates Above-Market Average in Highest-Risk Flood Cities IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 20, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its 2018 U.S. Natural Hazard Housing Risk Index, which found that median home prices… Read More »

U.S. Refinance Originations Drop to Four-Year Low in Q2 2018

U.S. Refinance Originations Drop to Four-Year Low in Q2 2018

Editor’s Note: this report was updated on Sept. 13, 2018, after the original publication with revised loan origination data. For more details on the revisions contact christine.stricker@attomdata.com.  IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 13, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its Q2 2018 U.S. Residential Property Loan Origination Report,… Read More »

Best Neighborhoods for Flipping Homes

Best Neighborhoods for Flipping Homes

For its 2018 Neighborhood Housing Index, ATTOM Data Solutions analyzed potential home flipping returns in 3,573 neighborhoods with sufficient home flipping data. Overall, the best neighborhoods for potential home flipping returns were those with an F rating, followed by D, C and B rated neighborhoods. Neighborhoods with an A rating offered the lowest potential home flipping… Read More »

Top Real Estate Disrupters: Purplebricks Disrupting the Realtor Role

Top Real Estate Disrupters: Purplebricks Disrupting the Realtor Role

This is the fourth in a four-part series of articles chronicling notable real estate disrupters fueled by property and neighborhood data from ATTOM Data Solutions.  Real estate tech company Purplebricks, which allows homeowners to list their homes for a flat fee rather than using the traditional commission-based fee structure, secured a $177 million investment in… Read More »

Top Real Estate Disrupters: Offrs.com Disrupting Future Housing Inventory

Top Real Estate Disrupters: Offrs.com Disrupting Future Housing Inventory

This is the third in a four-part series of articles chronicling notable real estate disrupters fueled by property and neighborhood data from ATTOM Data Solutions.  A completely self-funded startup, Offrs.com has not needed to raise capital thanks in large part to the success of its predictive analytic-driven products for real estate agents and others in… Read More »

Real Estate Data Trends & Applications

Real Estate Data Trends & Applications

This presentation given by ATTOM Data Solutions Senior Vice President at the Fay Servicing conference in Chicago on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, covers how real estate data informs macro housing trends, investor-focused housing trends and also provides some real-life applications for real estate data for lenders, servicers and other businesses. The macro housing trends covered… Read More »

ATTOM Data Solutions Launches Consolidated API Platform with Premium Property, Neighborhood and Boundary Data

ATTOM Data Solutions Launches Consolidated API Platform with Premium Property, Neighborhood and Boundary Data

Self-Service Platform Features Instant Access to Production API Calls with 30-Day Trial; Market-Level Analytics and Derived Data Such as AVM Also Available via API   IRVINE, Calif. – Aug. 23, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today announced the launch of a streamlined real estate API (application program interface)… Read More »

Foreclosure Starts Increase in 44 Percent of U.S. Markets in July 2018

Foreclosure Starts Increase in 44 Percent of U.S. Markets in July 2018

July the Third Consecutive Month with an Annual Increase in 15 Percent of Markets; Atlantic City, Peoria, Fayetteville, North Carolina Post Top Metro Foreclosure Rates IRVINE, Calif. – Aug. 21, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its July 2018 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows that foreclosure… Read More »