Home Sales & Prices

Amazon HQ2 Finalists Ranked by Housing Market Health

Amazon HQ2 Finalists Ranked by Housing Market Health

Editor’s Note: The interactive table in this article was revised June 1, 2018, to reflect revised rankings that no longer include environmental hazard housing risk because that risk factor was inconsistently calculated across different geographies in the previously published rankings. This change did not impact the ranking of the top-ranked city (Raleigh) or bottom-ranked city (Boston)… Read More »

Americans Departing High-Priced Housing Markets for More Affordable Alternatives (Infographic)

Americans Departing High-Priced Housing Markets for More Affordable Alternatives (Infographic)

Median home prices in Q1 2018 were not affordable for average wage earners in 304 of 446 U.S. counties (68 percent) analyzed in the most recent home affordability report from ATTOM Data Solutions, and on average across those 446 counties an average wage earner would need to spend 37.2 percent of his or her wages… Read More »

Nevada Leads Nation with Highest Share of Homeowners Likely to Move in Q2 2018

Delaware, Florida, Colorado, Virginia Round Out Top Five ‘Pre-Mover’ States; Top Investment Property Pre-Mover Markets Led by Memphis, Santa Rosa, Indianapolis IRVINE, Calif. – May 17, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier multi-sourced property database, today released its Q1 2018 Pre-Mover Housing Index, which shows that the highest pre-mover index in… Read More »

To Finance or Not to Finance Home Flips (Infographic)

To Finance or Not to Finance Home Flips (Infographic)

Nearly 35 percent of all homes flipped in 2017 were purchased by the flipper with financing, a nine-year high, according to ATTOM Data Solutions. While financing flips may be attractive given that — in theory — it allows investors to leverage their capital to get a better return and do more flips, that theory does… Read More »

Seriously Underwater U.S. Properties Down 291,000 From Year Ago in Q1 2018, Smallest Annual Decrease Since Tracking Began in Q1 2013

Equity Rich U.S. Properties Down From Peak in Q2 2017, Up From Year Ago; Share of Properties with 20 to 50 Percent Equity Decreases 1.7 Million From Year Ago IRVINE, Calif. — May 3, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier multi-sourced property database, today released its Q1 2018 U.S. Home Equity… Read More »