Market Trends

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Up 13 Percent in January 2020, 2nd Consecutive Month-Over-Month Increase

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Up 13 Percent in January 2020, 2nd Consecutive Month-Over-Month Increase

Foreclosure Starts Decrease Nationally, While REOs Increase From a Year Ago There were 60,085 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in January 2020, up 13 percent from December 2019 and up 7 percent from a year ago. Nationally, one in every 2,270 U.S. properties received a foreclosure filing during the month of January. Counter to the… Read More »

Home Prices In Almost Half of Opportunity Zones See Annual Increase

Home Prices In Almost Half of Opportunity Zones See Annual Increase

Median Prices Again Rise Year-Over-Year in Two-Thirds of Zones Targeted for Tax Breaks; Half of Zones Have Median Home Prices Below $150,000 IRVINE, Calif. – February 20, 2020 — 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 special report analyzing qualified… Read More »

Top ZIPS with Highest Shares of Equity Rich and Seriously Underwater Properties in Q4 2019

Top ZIPS with Highest Shares of Equity Rich and Seriously Underwater Properties in Q4 2019

ATTOM’s 2019 Year-End U.S. Home Equity and Underwater Report released this week stated that one in four or nearly 27 percent of the 54.5 million mortgaged homes in the U.S. were considered equity-rich in Q4 2019, meaning that the combined estimated amount of loans secured by those properties was 50 percent or less of their… Read More »

U.S. Homeowners Four Times As Likely To Be Equity-Rich Than Seriously Underwater

U.S. Homeowners Four Times As Likely To Be Equity-Rich Than Seriously Underwater

Equity-rich Properties in Fourth Quarter of 2019 Comprise 27 Percent of All Mortgaged Homes; Highest Equity Levels Remain in San Francisco Bay Area  IRVINE, Calif. — Feb. 6, 2020 — 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 fourth-quarter 2019 U.S. Home… Read More »

Top 10 U.S. Markets With Longest Average Home Seller Tenure in Q4 2019

Top 10 U.S. Markets With Longest Average Home Seller Tenure in Q4 2019

The biggest takeaway from ATTOM Data Solutions’ 2019 Year-End U.S. Home Sales Report was home seller profits nationwide hit a new high in 2019. That home price gain figure based on median purchase and resale prices was $65,500, up from $58,100 last year and up from $50,027 two years ago. Among the other high-level findings… Read More »

Average U.S. Home Seller Profits Hit $65,500 in 2019, Another New High

Average U.S. Home Seller Profits Hit $65,500 in 2019, Another New High

Median Home Sales Prices Reach Record High of $258,000 in 2019; Homeowners Staying Put Longer as Average Homeownership Tenure Rises to New High   IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 23, 2020 — 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 Year-End 2019 U.S…. Read More »

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Foreclosure Start Increases in 2019

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Foreclosure Start Increases in 2019

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ just released 2019 Year-End U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, foreclosure filings were reported on 493,066 U.S. properties in 2019, down 83 percent from a peak of nearly 2.9 million in 2010 to the lowest level since tracking began in 2005. ATTOM’s annual year-end foreclosure report provides a unique count of properties… Read More »