What is an API? According to ATTOM Data Solutions VP of Product Management, Sean Mooney, an Application Programming Interface (API) is a piece of software that allows you to access data in real-time for use in websites and/or other applications.
During this webinar, Sean not only provides a detailed description of how an API works, but also presents an exclusive introduction to the ATTOM APIs and examines who they are for, common use cases and accessing the developer portal demo. Click here to listen to this webinar.
Sean begins by explaining that the ATTOM API is a robust transactional solution for accessing ATTOM’s premium property data, built on top of the ATTOM data warehouse and platformed on high-performing cloud technologies. Sean notes the ATTOM API are standards-based REST APIs that serve JSON and XML, with an integrated developer portal with code samples, documentation, and test tools available 24×7.
In presenting who APIs are for, Sean suggests:
- Real estate portals, agents, brokerages, iBuyers, RETech
- Mortgage lenders, servicers, insurers, and valuation companies
- Marketing companies & departments
- Insurance companies & InsureTech
- Financial & FinTech
- Analytics companies & departments
- Capital markets
During this webinar, Sean also explores common use cases for ATTOM APIs in marketing, operations, sales and product development. In looking at marketing, Sean cites uses including prospecting, collateral and campaign content, and performance measurement. He also notes various API use cases in operations, including workflow management, risk assessment and quality control. As well, Sean discusses uses in sales and product development, such as application pre-fill, online experiences and more.
Also during this webinar, Sean presents the ATTOM Table of Data Elements, which illustrates the various data points available and how they are categorized, including property and owner, analytics and derived data, boundaries and neighborhood. Sean also offers attendees an exclusive 30-day API trial opportunity, which includes access to ATTOM’s premium property data, support and volume increase options.
ATTOM is the one-stop shop for premium property data fueling innovation, ATTOM provides analytics-ready data for real-world applications. ATTOM blends property tax, deed, mortgage, foreclosure, environmental risk, natural hazard and neighborhood data for more than 155 million U.S. residential and commercial properties, multi-sourced from more than 3,000 U.S. counties. ATTOM’s property data fuels growth across many industries to help drive decisions while delivering data in a variety of flexible customer solutions, including Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), property data APIs and bulk data licensing.
Want to learn more about utilizing and leveraging ATTOM’s API platform?
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