Market Trends

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… 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 database, today released its fourth-quarter 2020… Read More »

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to 16-Year Low in 2020

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to 16-Year Low in 2020

Foreclosure Starts and Completions Hit New Record Lows Nationwide Amid Pandemic IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 14, 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 Year-End 2020 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows foreclosure filings— default notices, scheduled… Read More »

Top 10 Most Affordable U.S. Housing Markets for Renting in 2021

Top 10 Most Affordable U.S. Housing Markets for Renting in 2021

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ newly released 2021 Rental Affordability Report, owning a median-priced three-bedroom home is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom property in 63 percent of the U.S. counties analyzed. The annual report noted this trend is occurring despite median home prices increasing more than average rents over the past year in 83… Read More »

Owning A Home More Affordable Than Renting in Nearly Two Thirds of U.S. Housing Markets

Owning A Home More Affordable Than Renting in Nearly Two Thirds of U.S. Housing Markets

Home Prices Growing Faster Than Rents in More Than 80 Percent of U.S.; But Prices Still More Affordable in 63 Percent of Markets; Renting Remains More Affordable in Most Populous Urban Markets IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 7, 2021 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its 2021 Rental Affordability Report, which… Read More »

Homeownership Slips Into Unaffordable Territory Across Majority of U.S. in Fourth Quarter of 2020

Homeownership Slips Into Unaffordable Territory Across Majority of U.S. in Fourth Quarter of 2020

Average Wage Below Level Needed To Afford Typical Home in the U.S.; Affordability Worsened in Fourth Quarter in 55 Percent of Housing Markets; Median Home Prices Up At Least 10 Percent in Most of Nation IRVINE, Calif. – Dec. 31, 2020 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database and first property data… Read More »