Home Sales & Prices

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Highest Effective Property Tax Rates in 2020

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Highest Effective Property Tax Rates in 2020

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ 2020 Property Tax Analysis conducted for almost 87 million U.S. single family homes, $323 billion in property taxes were levied on single-family homes in 2020. That figure was up 5.4 percent from $306.4 billion in 2019. ATTOM’s latest property tax analysis reported that the average tax on single-family homes in... Read More »
Property Taxes Levied on Single Family Homes Up 5.4 Percent in 2020, to More Than $323 Billion

Property Taxes Levied on Single Family Homes Up 5.4 Percent in 2020, to More Than $323 Billion

Average Property Tax of $3,719 Up 4 Percent; Effective Tax Rate at 1.1 Percent; Highest Effective Tax Rates Remained in New Jersey, Illinois, Texas, Vermont, Connecticut IRVINE, Calif. – April 8, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its 2020 property tax analysis for almost 87 million U.S.... Read More »
Top 10 U.S. Counties with Greatest Home Affordability

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Greatest Home Affordability

ATTOM Data Solutions’ new Q1 2021 U.S. Home Affordability Report shows that median home prices of single-family homes and condos in Q1 2021 were more affordable than historical averages in 52 percent of the counties analyzed. That figure was down from 63 percent in Q1 2020 and 95 percent in Q1 2016. The latest home affordability analysis... Read More »
Homeownership Remains Affordable for Average Workers Across Majority of U.S. Despite Price Spikes

Homeownership Remains Affordable for Average Workers Across Majority of U.S. Despite Price Spikes

Average Wage Above Level Needed To Afford Typical Home in First Quarter of 2021; Historic Affordability Improved in First Quarter In About Half of U.S. Housing Markets; National Median Home Price Up 18 Percent Over First Quarter of 2020 IRVINE, Calif. – Apr. 1, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today... Read More »
Top 10 Opportunity Zones with the Greatest Annual Gains

Top 10 Opportunity Zones with the Greatest Annual Gains

ATTOM Data Solutions’ recently released Q4 2020 Opportunity Zones Report found that among the qualified Opportunity Zones designated by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts of 2017, median home prices increased from Q4 2019 to Q4 2020 in 77 percent of those designated zones with sufficient data. The report also found that median prices rose by more than 10... Read More »
Home Price Increases in Opportunity Zone Redevelopment Areas Keeping Pace with Nationwide Gains

Home Price Increases in Opportunity Zone Redevelopment Areas Keeping Pace with Nationwide Gains

Median Prices Rise Annually in Fourth Quarter of 2020 in Three-Quarters of Opportunity Zones; Median Values Jump At Least 10 Percent in Almost Two-Thirds of Zones; Prices Go Up at Roughly the Same Pace as Increases Outside of Zones IRVINE, Calif. – Feb. 18, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today... Read More »
Top 10 Zips with Biggest Improvements in Equity-Rich Share of Homes in Q4 2020

Top 10 Zips with Biggest Improvements in Equity-Rich Share of Homes in Q4 2020

ATTOM Data Solutions’ new Q4 2020 U.S. Home Equity and Underwater Report shows there were 17.8 million residential properties in the U.S. considered equity-rich in the fourth quarter of 2020. According to the report, the combined estimated amount of loans secured by those properties was 50 percent or less of their estimated market value. ATTOM’s... Read More »