Market Trends

Average U.S. Home Seller Profits Hit $65,500 in 2019, Another New High

Average U.S. Home Seller Profits Hit $65,500 in 2019, Another New High

Median Home Sales Prices Reach Record High of $258,000 in 2019; Homeowners Staying Put Longer as Average Homeownership Tenure Rises to New High IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 23, 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 Year-End 2019 U.S. Home… Read More »

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Foreclosure Start Increases in 2019

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Foreclosure Start Increases in 2019

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ just released 2019 Year-End U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, foreclosure filings were reported on 493,066 U.S. properties in 2019, down 83 percent from a peak of nearly 2.9 million in 2010 to the lowest level since tracking began in 2005. ATTOM’s annual year-end foreclosure report provides a unique count of properties… Read More »

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to 15-Year Low In 2019

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Drops to 15-Year Low In 2019

Foreclosure Starts Hit New Record Low Nationwide; Highest Foreclosure Rates in Metropolitan Statistical Areas Along East Coast IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 16, 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 Year-End 2019 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows foreclosure filings—… Read More »

Top 10 Most & Least Affordable Rental Markets in 2020

Top 10 Most & Least Affordable Rental Markets in 2020

ATTOM Data Solutions’ 2020 Rental Affordability Report just released reveals the split between different-sized markets, with home ownership more affordable mainly in lightly populated counties and renting more affordable in more populous suburban or urban areas. According to the analysis, owning a median-priced, three-bedroom home is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom property in 455,… Read More »

Buying A Home Is More Affordable Than Renting In 53 Percent Of U.S. Housing Markets

Buying A Home Is More Affordable Than Renting In 53 Percent Of U.S. Housing Markets

Renting More Affordable Mainly in Suburban and Urban Counties; Home Price Gains Outpacing Wages in 66 Percent of U.S. Markets IRVINE, Calif. – Jan. 9, 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 2020 Rental Affordability Report, which shows that… Read More »

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Highest Foreclosure Rates in November 2019

Top 10 U.S. Counties with Highest Foreclosure Rates in November 2019

Just off the heels of ATTOM Data Solutions’ November 2019 U.S. Foreclosure Activity analysis released this week, which reveals the top states and metros with the highest foreclosure rates, this advance #FiguresFriday post dives deeper into the data to disclose where foreclosures are the most concentrated at the county level. There were 49,898 U.S. properties… Read More »

Median Home Prices Still Unaffordable for Average U.S. Wage Earners in Q4 2019

Median Home Prices Still Unaffordable for Average U.S. Wage Earners in Q4 2019

Home Ownership Consumes 32.5 Percent of Wages in Fourth Quarter, Down From 2018; Declining Mortgage Rates and Increasing Wages Overcoming Rising Prices; Home Prices Still Less Affordable Than Historic Averages in 49 Percent of Local Markets, Down from 72 Percent a Year Ago IRVINE, Calif. – Dec. 19, 2019 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of… Read More »

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Decreases 10 Percent in November 2019 From Previous Month, and Down 6 Percent From Year Ago

U.S. Foreclosure Activity Decreases 10 Percent in November 2019 From Previous Month, and Down 6 Percent From Year Ago

Bank Repossessions Up 4 Percent From Previous Month, and Up 22 Percent From Year Ago; Foreclosure Starts Down 13 Percent From Previous Month, and Down 11 Percent From Year Ago There were 49,898 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in November 2019, down 10 percent from October 2019 and down 6 percent from a year ago,… Read More »