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U.S. Foreclosure Activity in October 2019 Climbs Upward from Previous Month

U.S. Foreclosure Activity in October 2019 Climbs Upward from Previous Month

Completed Foreclosures (REOs) Reach Highest Point in 2019; Two Metro Areas in Illinois Now Rank Highest in Worst Foreclosure Rate; Foreclosure Starts Increase 17 Percent From Last Month IRVINE, Calif. — Nov. 14, 2019 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released… Read More »

ATTOM CEO Rob Barber Bylines, “Brokerages Battle It Out With Tech,” for RISMedia

ATTOM CEO Rob Barber Bylines, “Brokerages Battle It Out With Tech,” for RISMedia

As featured on RISMedia’s HouseCall this month, ATTOM Data Solutions CEO Rob Barber suggests real estate brokerages aren’t letting tech take them down without a fight. In fact, many are using technology as a differentiator—critical leverage in the battle for great agents in an already-crowded industry. The proof is in the headlines. Just a quick… Read More »

Top 10 Housing Markets with Highest Share of Properties Seriously Underwater

Top 10 Housing Markets with Highest Share of Properties Seriously Underwater

ATTOM Data Solutions’ new Q3 2019 U.S. Home Equity and Underwater Report issued this week revealed that homeowners were found far more likely to be equity rich than seriously underwater. According to the report, in the third quarter of 2019, 14.4 million residential properties in the U.S. were considered equity rich, meaning the combined estimated… Read More »

U.S. Homeowners Found Far More Likely To Be Equity Rich Than Seriously Underwater in Q3 2019

U.S. Homeowners Found Far More Likely To Be Equity Rich Than Seriously Underwater in Q3 2019

Equity-rich Properties Represent 26.7 Percent of All Mortgaged Properties; Highest Equity Levels in San Jose, San Francisco, Los Angeles IRVINE, Calif. — Nov. 7, 2019 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released its third-quarter 2019 U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report,… Read More »

Improved Home Insurance Process with ATTOM’s Property Data

Improved Home Insurance Process with ATTOM’s Property Data

As a home insurance provider in a competitive market, we’re always looking for ways to improve our customer experience for improved customer engagement and retention rates. In the shake-up of digital disruption, service providers have rushed to meet consumer needs instantly through technology to keep an edge on the competition, and our home insurance prospects… Read More »

Zombie Properties Slip Below 3 Percent of All Foreclosures Nationwide

Zombie Properties Slip Below 3 Percent of All Foreclosures Nationwide

Overall Vacant Properties At 1.5 Million in Q4 2019 IRVINE, Calif. – October 31, 2019 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released its Q4 2019 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report showing that over 1.5 million (1,527,142) U.S. single family homes… Read More »

Bulk Data Licensing, Property Data, and Risk Assessments in Home Insurance: An Underwriter’s Guide

Bulk Data Licensing, Property Data, and Risk Assessments in Home Insurance: An Underwriter’s Guide

As a home insurance underwriter, there are several key parameters you likely take into account when assessing for risk and calculating insurance premiums. Ensuring you have access to the breath of data required to feed into a mortgage insurance system is key to correctly analyzing risk factors that may result in large pay-outs for an… Read More »

U.S. Median Home Prices Jump 8 Percent, to New High in Q3 2019

U.S. Median Home Prices Jump 8 Percent, to New High in Q3 2019

Home Prices Increase in 95 Percent of Local Markets; Percent of Distressed Sales Drops to 13-year low; Profit Margins Rose to 34.5 percent with Dollar Gains Hitting $68,686 IRVINE, Calif. – Oct. 24, 2019 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released its Q3… Read More »