Author: ATTOM Staff

Seriously Underwater Properties Down 1.2 Million From a Year Ago in Q1 2017, Equity Rich Properties Increase 1.4 Million

Seriously Underwater Properties Down 1.2 Million From a Year Ago in Q1 2017, Equity Rich Properties Increase 1.4 Million

Cleveland, Las Vegas, Akron Post Highest Share of Seriously Underwater Properties; San Jose, San Francisco, Honolulu Post Highest Share of Equity Rich Properties IRVINE, Calif. — May 4, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q1 2017 U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report, which shows that… Read More »

Auction.com Integrates Home Disclosure Reports Powered by ATTOM Data Solutions for Greater Transparency

Auction.com Integrates Home Disclosure Reports Powered by ATTOM Data Solutions for Greater Transparency

Reports provide comprehensive property pre-diligence, equipping buyers to make more informed purchasing decisions  IRVINE, Calif. – May 2, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, and Auction.com the nation’s leading online real estate transaction marketplace, today announced an expanded strategic partnership that makes Home Disclosure Reports powered by ATTOM… Read More »

Home Sellers Realized Average Price Gain of $44,000 in First Quarter of 2017, Highest Since Q3 2007

Home Sellers Realized Average Price Gain of $44,000 in First Quarter of 2017, Highest Since Q3 2007

Average Homeownership Tenure Backs Off Record High in Q4 2016, Still Up From Year Ago; Distressed Sale Share Declines Annually for 23rd Consecutive Quarter Median Prices Above Pre-Recession Peaks in 54 Percent of Markets IRVINE, Calif. – April 27, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its… Read More »

Q1 2017 Foreclosure Activity Below Pre-Recession Levels Nationwide and In 47 Percent of U.S. Markets

Q1 2017 Foreclosure Activity Below Pre-Recession Levels Nationwide and In 47 Percent of U.S. Markets

Up From 36 Percent of Markets Below Pre-Recession Levels a Year Ago Markets Still Above Pre-Recession Levels Include New York, Chicago, Philadelphia IRVINE, Calif. – April 13, 2017 – ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused property database, today released its Q1 and March 2017 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows first quarter… Read More »

U.S. Property Taxes Levied on Single Family Homes in 2016 Total More Than $277 Billion

U.S. Property Taxes Levied on Single Family Homes in 2016 Total More Than $277 Billion

Average Annual Property Tax was $3,296, an Effective Tax Rate of 1.15 Percent; Highest Effective Tax Rates in New Jersey, Illinois, Texas, New Hampshire, Vermont; Owner-Occupied Properties Register Higher Effective Tax Rates Than Investment Properties IRVINE, Calif. – April 6, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused property database, today released… Read More »

One in Four U.S. Housing Markets Less Affordable Than Historic Affordability Averages in First Quarter of 2017

One in Four U.S. Housing Markets Less Affordable Than Historic Affordability Averages in First Quarter of 2017

U.S. Affordability Index Drops to a More Than 8-Year Low Despite Annual Wage Growth Outpacing Home Price Growth in 53 Percent of Local Markets   IRVINE, Calif. – March 30, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused property database, today released its Q1 2017 U.S. Home Affordability Index, which shows that… Read More »

ATTOM Data Solutions Ranks Best Markets for Buying Single Family Rentals in 2017

ATTOM Data Solutions Ranks Best Markets for Buying Single Family Rentals in 2017

Rankings for Highest SFR Returns by County and Zip Code; Best Millennial SFR Markets in Detroit, Duluth, Kansas City, Oklahoma City IRVINE, Calif. – March 23, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused property database, today released its Q1 2017 Single Family Rental Market report, which ranks the best U.S. markets… Read More »

Are We Headed for Another Bursting Housing Bubble in 2017?

Are We Headed for Another Bursting Housing Bubble in 2017?

Housing prices may be appreciating at a seemingly unsustainable rate once again in some markets around the country, but Christopher Thornberg believes the nation’s economic fundamentals will continue to be much more sound in 2017 than when the market began to implode back in 2005. “There’s no housing bubble. Not even close,” assures Thornberg, Founding… Read More »

U.S. Home Flipping Increases 3 Percent in 2016 to a 10-Year High

U.S. Home Flipping Increases 3 Percent in 2016 to a 10-Year High

Average Gross Flipping Profits and ROI at New Record Highs; Number of Investors Flipping at 9-Year High, Share Financed by Flipper at 8-Year High; Median Age of Homes Flipped at New High, Median Square Footage at New Low IRVINE, Calif. – March 9, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused property… Read More »

U.S. Home Refinance Originations Post 20 Percent Annual Increase in Q4 2016 Even as Purchase Originations Decline

U.S. Home Refinance Originations Post 20 Percent Annual Increase in Q4 2016 Even as Purchase Originations Decline

Non-Bank Share of Purchase Loans Increasing, Traditional Bank Share Decreasing; VA Loan Share Pulls Back from Record High; FHA Loan Share Down to Two-Year Low IRVINE, Calif. – March 2, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused property database, today released its Q4 2016 U.S. Residential Property Loan Origination Report, which… Read More »