Author: Christine Stricker

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Worst Foreclosure Rates in August 2019

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Worst Foreclosure Rates in August 2019

ATTOM Data Solutions just released its August 2019 foreclosure data analysis revealing 53,007 U.S. properties receiving a foreclosure filing in August, is up 4 percent from July 2019 but down 24 percent from a year ago. The analysis noted that nationally, one in every 2,554 U.S. properties received a foreclosure filing during the month of… Read More »

Top 10 Census Tracts in Opportunity Zones with Median Home Prices Above $500K and Below $200K

Top 10 Census Tracts in Opportunity Zones with Median Home Prices Above $500K and Below $200K

A new report by ATTOM Data Solutions analyzes qualified Opportunity Zones established by Congress in the Tax Cuts and Jobs act of 2017. This analysis looks at nearly 3,100 zones with sufficient sales data, which includes areas with at least five home sales in Q2 2019 as well as an average of at least five… Read More »

Top 10 Housing Markets With the Most Zombie Foreclosures in Q3 2019

Top 10 Housing Markets With the Most Zombie Foreclosures in Q3 2019

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ just released Q3 2019 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report, there are more than 1.5 million (1,530,563) U.S. single-family homes and condos vacant, representing 1.6 percent of all homes. The report showed there are a total of 9,612 “zombie” homes or properties facing possible foreclosure which have been vacated by… Read More »

Top Markets with Highest Share of Distressed Sales in Q1 2019

Top Markets with Highest Share of Distressed Sales in Q1 2019

According to ATTOM Data Solutions Q1 2019 Home Sales Report released on April 25, 2019, nationwide the share of distressed sales continues to decline annually. Total distressed sales — bank-owned (REO) sales, third-party foreclosure auction sales, and short sales — accounted for 14.2 percent of all single family and condo sales in Q1 2019, up… Read More »