Market Trends

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to 16-Year Low in 2020

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to 16-Year Low in 2020

Foreclosure Starts and Completions Hit New Record Lows Nationwide Amid Pandemic IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 14, 2021 – ATTOM Data Solutions, licensor of the nation’s most comprehensive foreclosure data and parent company to RealtyTrac (www.realtytrac.com), a foreclosure listings portal, today released its Year-End 2020 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows foreclosure filings— default notices, scheduled… Read More »

Top 10 Most Affordable U.S. Housing Markets for Renting in 2021

Top 10 Most Affordable U.S. Housing Markets for Renting in 2021

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ newly released 2021 Rental Affordability Report, owning a median-priced three-bedroom home is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom property in 63 percent of the U.S. counties analyzed. The annual report noted this trend is occurring despite median home prices increasing more than average rents over the past year in 83… Read More »

Owning A Home More Affordable Than Renting in Nearly Two Thirds of U.S. Housing Markets

Owning A Home More Affordable Than Renting in Nearly Two Thirds of U.S. Housing Markets

Home Prices Growing Faster Than Rents in More Than 80 Percent of U.S.; But Prices Still More Affordable in 63 Percent of Markets; Renting Remains More Affordable in Most Populous Urban Markets IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 7, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its 2021 Rental Affordability Report, which… Read More »

Homeownership Slips Into Unaffordable Territory Across Majority of U.S. in Fourth Quarter of 2020

Homeownership Slips Into Unaffordable Territory Across Majority of U.S. in Fourth Quarter of 2020

Average Wage Below Level Needed To Afford Typical Home in the U.S.; Affordability Worsened in Fourth Quarter in 55 Percent of Housing Markets; Median Home Prices Up At Least 10 Percent in Most of Nation IRVINE, Calif. – Dec. 31, 2020 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data… Read More »

Analysis From ATTOM Reveals Fresh Take on Grocery Stores Impacting the U.S. Housing Market

Analysis From ATTOM Reveals Fresh Take on Grocery Stores Impacting the U.S. Housing Market

Trader Joe’s leads the pack for homebuyers, while ALDI wins among investors; Average home value near Trader Joe’s is $644,558, compared to $532,224 near Whole Foods and $250,850 near ALDI IRVINE, Calif. – December 23, 2020 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its annual 2020 Grocery Store Wars analysis,… Read More »

Top 10 Flipped Zips in Q3 2020

Top 10 Flipped Zips in Q3 2020

ATTOM Data Solutions’ Q3 2020 U.S. Home Flipping Report presented a continuation of opposing trends in the third quarter of 2020, with flipping rates down but profits up, reflecting broader national housing market patterns as the worldwide Coronavirus continued spreading across the United States. According to ATTOM’s latest home flipping analysis, while the home-flipping rate… Read More »