Market Trends

U.S. Foreclosure Activity in January 2021 Continues to Hit All-Time Lows

U.S. Foreclosure Activity in January 2021 Continues to Hit All-Time Lows

Completed Foreclosures (REOs) Decrease 86 Percent From Last Year; Foreclosure Starts Decrease 12 Percent From Last Month IRVINE, Calif. — February 11, 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... 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 »
Home Equity Improves in Most Areas of Nation During Fourth Quarter of 2020 as Market Continues to Avoid Pandemic Fallout

Home Equity Improves in Most Areas of Nation During Fourth Quarter of 2020 as Market Continues to Avoid Pandemic Fallout

Equity-Rich Properties Now Outnumber Those Seriously Underwater by Six-to-One Ratio; Portion of U.S. Homes Considered Equity-Rich Reaches 30 Percent; Seriously Underwater Properties Down to 5 Percent IRVINE, Calif. — Feb. 4, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its fourth-quarter 2020 U.S.... Read More »
Top 10 U.S. Counties with Largest Shares of Distressed Home Sales in 2020

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Largest Shares of Distressed Home Sales in 2020

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ newly released 2020 Year-End U.S. Home Sales Report, home sellers nationwide in 2020 realized a home-price gain of $68,843 on the typical sale. That figure is up from $53,700 in 2019 and $48,500 two years ago. ATTOM’s latest home sales analysis reported that profits rose in more than 90 percent of housing... Read More »
U.S. Home Seller Profits Soar in 2020 as Prices Set New Records in Spite of Coronavirus Pandemic

U.S. Home Seller Profits Soar in 2020 as Prices Set New Records in Spite of Coronavirus Pandemic

Profits on Home Sales Increase in Nine of Every 10 Housing Markets in 2020; National Median Home Price Up 13 Percent From Last Year to $266,250; Homeowners Now Staying In Their Homes More Than Eight Years Before Selling IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 28, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its... Read More »
Top 10 Northeast U.S. Housing Markets More Vulnerable to the Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Top 10 Northeast U.S. Housing Markets More Vulnerable to the Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ newly released Q4 2020 Special Coronavirus Report spotlighting county-level housing markets around the U.S. that are more or less vulnerable to the impact of the virus pandemic, pockets of the Northeast and other parts of the East Coast remained most at risk in Q4 2020, while the West continued to be less... Read More »
East Coast Housing Market Continues to Dominate Areas Most Vulnerable to Coronavirus Impact

East Coast Housing Market Continues to Dominate Areas Most Vulnerable to Coronavirus Impact

Counties Most At Risk in Fourth Quarter of 2020 Remain Concentrated in States Running from Connecticut through Florida; New York City, Philadelphia and Chicago Areas Have Biggest Clusters of High-Risk Counties; West Region Remains Less Vulnerable IRVINE, Calif. — Jan. 21, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property... Read More »