Home Sales & Prices

Top 10 U.S. Markets Where Homeownership Requires the Smallest Percent of Wages

Top 10 U.S. Markets Where Homeownership Requires the Smallest Percent of Wages

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ just released Q3 2020 U.S. Home Affordability Report, median home prices of single-family homes and condos are less affordable than historical averages in 63 percent of U.S. counties, up from 54 percent in Q3 2019. This fallback comes as spikes in home prices are outpacing increasing wages and declining mortgage… Read More »

Homeownership Less Affordable for Average Workers Across U.S. in Third Quarter of 2020

Homeownership Less Affordable for Average Workers Across U.S. in Third Quarter of 2020

Portion of Wages Needed for Home Ownership Exceeds 28 Percent Lending Benchmark in Almost Two-Thirds of Nation; Affordability Also Worse Than Historical Averages in Nearly Two-Thirds of Country; Median Home Prices Up At Least 10 Percent in Half of U.S. IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 24, 2020 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier… Read More »

Top 10 Ranking of U.S. Neighborhoods Named Best Candidates for Opportunity Zone Investments by Home Sales Prices

Top 10 Ranking of U.S. Neighborhoods Named Best Candidates for Opportunity Zone Investments by Home Sales Prices

ATTOM Data Solutions’ recently released Special Opportunity Zones Joint Report with CityBldr spotlights 11 U.S. neighborhoods, spanning seven states and the District of Columbia, that offer some of the most attractive opportunities in the nation for housing developers to take advantage of federal reinvestment tax benefits, under the Tax Cut and Jobs Act established by… Read More »

11 U.S. Neighborhoods Emerge As Best Candidates For Opportunity Zone Investments

11 U.S. Neighborhoods Emerge As Best Candidates For Opportunity Zone Investments

Areas Identified Are More Impoverished and Densely Populated, With Low Homeownership Rates; Most Already Have Home Prices Far Exceeding National Levels; While Prices Have Both Increased and Decreased Since First Half of 2019 IRVINE, Calif. — Sept. 3, 2020 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data provider of… Read More »

Home Equity Levels Improve Across Nation in Second Quarter of 2020 Despite Coronavirus Pandemic

Home Equity Levels Improve Across Nation in Second Quarter of 2020 Despite Coronavirus Pandemic

Equity-Rich Properties Continue to Outnumber Those Seriously Underwater by Four-to-One Margin; Portion of U.S. Homes Considered Equity-Rich Ticks Up to 27.5 Percent; Seriously Underwater Properties Down to 6 Percent IRVINE, Calif. — Aug. 6, 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… Read More »

Top 10 MSAs with Greatest Annual Increases in Profit Margins on Home Seller Gains

Top 10 MSAs with Greatest Annual Increases in Profit Margins on Home Seller Gains

ATTOM Data Solutions’ newly released Q2 2020 U.S. Home Sales Report revealed that nationwide home sellers realized a gain of $75,971 on the typical sale, marking another peak level of raw profits in the U.S. since the housing market began recovering from the Great Recession in 2012. The report noted that latest figure, based on… Read More »

U.S. Home Seller Profits Rise To 36 Percent In Second Quarter Of 2020

U.S. Home Seller Profits Rise To 36 Percent In Second Quarter Of 2020

Despite Coronavirus Pandemic, Typical Seller Profit Margin Reaches New High Nationwide; Margins Increase in Three-Quarters of Markets Across the Nation IRVINE, Calif., July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — 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 second-quarter 2020 U.S. Home Sales Report, which shows that home sellers… Read More »