Home Flipping

The Promise and Pitfalls of ADUs as Affordable Housing Panacea

The Promise and Pitfalls of ADUs as Affordable Housing Panacea

The following is an excerpt from an article that originally appeared in the March 2018 Housing News Report newsletter published by ATTOM Data Solutions. For a free subscription to the award-winning Housing News Report, contact christine.stricker@attomdata.com. A paucity of affordable housing that threatens to inflame a burgeoning homelessness crisis and trigger an exodus of well-paying… Read More »

U.S. Home Flipping Increases to 11-Year High in 2017 With More Than 200,000 Homes Flipped for Second Straight Year

U.S. Home Flipping Increases to 11-Year High in 2017 With More Than 200,000 Homes Flipped for Second Straight Year

Top Major Market Flipping Rates in Memphis, Las Vegas, Tampa, Birmingham, Phoenix; $16.1 Billion In Financed Flips in 2017, Up 27 Percent From 2016 to 10-Year High IRVINE, Calif. – March 8, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its Q4 and Year-End 2017 U.S. Home Flipping Report,… Read More »

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to 12-Year Low in 2017

But New York Foreclosure Auctions, New Jersey REOs Both at 11-Year High; Biggest Backlogs of Legacy Foreclosures in New York, New Jersey, Florida IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 18, 2018 – ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Year-End 2017 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows foreclosure filings —… Read More »

U.S. Home Flipping Returns Drop to Two-Year Low in Q3 2017

U.S. Home Flipping Returns Drop to Two-Year Low in Q3 2017

YTD 2017 Home Flips Still on Pace to Equal 10-Year High 0f 2016; Lowest Ratio of Flips Per Investor Since Q2 2008 IRVINE, Calif. – Dec. 7, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q3 2017 U.S. Home Flipping Report, which shows that single family homes… Read More »

U.S. Home Flipping Rate Plateaus in Q2 2017 as Average Flipping Returns Decline for Third Consecutive Quarter

U.S. Home Flipping Rate Plateaus in Q2 2017 as Average Flipping Returns Decline for Third Consecutive Quarter

Rate Up in 53 Percent of Local Markets Led by Metros in Louisiana, New York, Alabama; Dollar Volume of Flipper Financing Rises to Nearly 10-Year High of $4.4 Billion IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 14, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q2 2017 U.S. Home Flipping… Read More »

A New Twist on the Home Flip in Memphis

A New Twist on the Home Flip in Memphis

The following is an excerpt from an article that first appeared in the July 2017 Housing News Report, an award-winning monthly newsletter published by ATTOM Data Solutions. Memphis is the epicenter of an emerging trend in home flipping — flip-to-rent. The Memphis metro area posted the nation’s highest home flipping rate as a percentage of home… Read More »

The Home Flipping Pyramid

The Home Flipping Pyramid

While some may think home flipping is the domain of high-powered, highly capitalized institutional investors, the data suggests otherwise. More than two-thirds (69 percent) of all single family homes and condos flipped in the first quarter of 2017 were by investors of the mom-and-pop variety who just completed one flip during the quarter, according to… Read More »

Home Flipping Loan Volume Rises to Nine-Year High in Q1 2017 as Average Flipping Returns Decline for Second Straight Quarter

An Estimated $3.5 Billion in Home Flipping Loans for Homes Flipped in First Quarter; Highest Home Flipping Rates in DC, Nevada, Alabama, Tennessee, Maryland IRVINE, Calif. – June 8, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q1 2017 U.S. Home Flipping Report, which shows that 43,615… 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 »