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How Property Data Can Help Save You Time and Money on Your Pre-Qualification and Pre-Approval as a Mortgage Lender

How Property Data Can Help Save You Time and Money on Your Pre-Qualification and Pre-Approval as a Mortgage Lender

  The pre-qualification and pre-approval stages of the loan origination process can often be stressful and time consuming for smaller mortgage lenders. You may not always have the manpower and revenue you need to quickly and efficiently qualify prospective borrowers. This can mean that you fall behind your larger competitors. Moreover, you may also run… Read More »

U.S. Home Flipping Rate Increases to 14-Year High in First Quarter of 2020 While Returns Slump to Nine-Year Low

U.S. Home Flipping Rate Increases to 14-Year High in First Quarter of 2020 While Returns Slump to Nine-Year Low

Typical Investment Return Dips to 36.7 Percent; Percent of Flips Purchased with Cash Rises to Highest Level Since 2016 IRVINE, Calif. – June 11, 2020 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS), today released its first-quarter 2020 U.S. Home Flipping Report showing that… Read More »

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Continues to Decline During Coronavirus Pandemic

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Continues to Decline During Coronavirus Pandemic

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 May 2020 U.S. Foreclosure Market activity analysis, which shows there were a total of 8,767 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions or bank repossessions — the lowest… Read More »

How Coronavirus is Impacting the Homebuilding Industry

How Coronavirus is Impacting the Homebuilding Industry

How the Coronavirus is Impacting the Homebuilding Industry (and How Technology Can Help) Coronavirus’ impact on the property market has been hard-hitting. Brokers, homebuilders, real estate agents, and sellers are welcoming a disconcerting new normal, with restrictions on open houses, the drop-off of buyer interest, and frozen negotiations. As a homebuilder, you’re likely concerned about… Read More »

Top 10 U.S. Housing Markets with Highest Vacancy Rates

Top 10 U.S. Housing Markets with Highest Vacancy Rates

ATTOM Data Solutions’ recently released Q2 2020 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report revealed that 1.5 million residential properties in the U.S. are vacant, representing 1.5 percent of all homes. The report also found that about 258,000 homes are in the process of foreclosure, with about 7,650, or 3 percent, sitting empty as so-called ‘zombie… Read More »

Home Sales Prices Rise in March Amid Early Phases of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Home Sales Prices Rise in March Amid Early Phases of the Coronavirus Pandemic

The nation’s housing market showed mixed signs of fending off the Coronavirus pandemic in March 2020 as home prices continued rising throughout the Nation, but sales slumped at a pace not seen in more than a decade. In the first indication of the pandemic’s impact on the housing market, transactional single-family homes and condo sales… Read More »

How Ecommerce Providers are Increasing Efficiency During COVID-19

How Ecommerce Providers are Increasing Efficiency During COVID-19

Efficiency is critical during the COVID-19 pandemic. Resources are scarce, employees are stressed and stretched thin, and economic conditions are less than ideal. The struggle is only worse for ecommerce and home delivery companies, who are dealing with unprecedented demand from consumers stuck at home. Though hiring more team members could certainly help alleviate the… Read More »

Webinar: Leveraging ATTOM’s Building Permit Data for Your Business

Webinar: Leveraging ATTOM’s Building Permit Data for Your Business

  Whether you’re an insurer, marketer or investor, building permit data reveals a property’s unique story, allowing for enhanced predictive analytics and decision-making. Building permits is the latest dataset added to ATTOM Data Solutions’ arsenal of property data. In this webinar, ATTOM’s VP of Product Management, Sean Mooney, and Product Manager, Stephen Meeks, discuss how… Read More »

Vacant Zombie Property Rate In U.S. Holds Steady Amid Foreclosure Moratorium

Vacant Zombie Property Rate In U.S. Holds Steady Amid Foreclosure Moratorium

Three Percent of Homes Facing Possible Foreclosure Sit Vacant in Second Quarter of 2020; Among All Residential Properties, Zombie Foreclosures Represent One of Every 13,000; Zombie Percentage Is Virtually Unchanged Amid Moratorium On Foreclosures IRVINE, Calif. – May 28, 2020 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data… Read More »