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HomeAuctionLists.com Defragments Investor Leads with Property Data

HomeAuctionLists.com Defragments Investor Leads with Property Data

Frustrated with the fragmented state of real estate investor leads, longtime investor Keith Fiskum launched HomeAuctionLists.com in 2018 — fueled by record-level property data from ATTOM Data Solutions. “It’s a unified platform to find on-market and off-market lead opportunities for real estate investors,” said Fiskum, who has been investing since 2003. “What I really was… Read More »

Market Trend Data Helps Divvy Challenge the Buy-or-Rent Paradigm

Market Trend Data Helps Divvy Challenge the Buy-or-Rent Paradigm

Divvy Homes is challenging the traditional buy-or-rent paradigm in three Midwestern markets with the help of market trend reports from ATTOM Data Solutions. “Divvy is a fractional homeownership company,” said Adena Hefets, co-founder of the San Francisco-based real estate tech startup that is focused on three markets east of the Mississippi: Memphis, Atlanta and Cleveland…. Read More »

Real Estate Settlement Services Industry Needs Technology-Driven Efficiencies

Real Estate Settlement Services Industry Needs Technology-Driven Efficiencies

The real estate settlement services industry is not well-positioned to weather a recession, according Patrick Stone, executive chairman and founder of the Williston Financial Group, a company that operates several businesses in the title insurance and real estate settlement industry. That’s a critical oversight because Stone firmly believes a recession is coming. “Personally, I don’t… Read More »

Brokerage Taps Technology, Experience to Weather Housing Ups and Downs

Brokerage Taps Technology, Experience to Weather Housing Ups and Downs

Longtime real estate brokerage Long & Foster has plenty of experience in weathering previous recessions, giving it confidence when it comes to dealing with the ups and downs of the housing market, according to CEO and president Jeff Detwiler. “Having been in business since 1968, we have lived through other downturns, and we have learned to… Read More »

The Best Neighborhood Data APIs

The Best Neighborhood Data APIs

Neighborhood data has long been available in database spreadsheet format — often called flat files — through public sources such as the U.S. Census-run American Community Survey. Only in recent years has this crucial data become available through APIs (Application Programming Interfaces), which allow for more real-time and flexible delivery of the neighborhood data. Here’s… Read More »