Mortgage & Finance

Alternative Assets Find a Home in Self-Directed Retirement Accounts

Alternative Assets Find a Home in Self-Directed Retirement Accounts

With​ ​the​ ​stock​ ​market​ ​soaring, ​​it​ ​might​ ​just​ ​be​ ​the​ ​time​ ​to​ ​look​ ​for​ ​alternative​ ​assets​ ​before​ ​a market​ ​shift.​ ​​ ​That’s​ ​exactly​ ​what’s​ ​happening​ ​in​ ​the​ ​world​ ​of​ self-directed​ ​IRAs.​ ​​ Taking​ ​the reins​ ​of​ ​your​ ​own​ ​financial​ ​future,​ ​investment​ ​performance,​ ​lifestyle​ ​in​ ​retirement,​ ​and​ ​legacy can​ ​be​ ​far​ ​easier​ ​than​ ​many​ ​realize. Alternative​… Read More »

Shared Equity: Starter Homes for the Next Generation

Shared Equity: Starter Homes for the Next Generation

The following is an excerpt from an article that first appeared in the August 2017 Housing News Report, an award-winning monthly newsletter published by ATTOM Data Solutions. It might seem like a strange idea but buried in an old piece of legislation designed to help coal miners is a magical key which can potentially open the… Read More »

U.S. Home Flipping Rate Plateaus in Q2 2017 as Average Flipping Returns Decline for Third Consecutive Quarter

U.S. Home Flipping Rate Plateaus in Q2 2017 as Average Flipping Returns Decline for Third Consecutive Quarter

Rate Up in 53 Percent of Local Markets Led by Metros in Louisiana, New York, Alabama; Dollar Volume of Flipper Financing Rises to Nearly 10-Year High of $4.4 Billion IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 14, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q2 2017 U.S. Home Flipping… Read More »

Co-Borrowers Account For 23 Percent of Single Family Home Purchase Loans in Q2 2017

Co-Borrowers Account For 23 Percent of Single Family Home Purchase Loans in Q2 2017

Median Down Payment Percentage Rises to Nearly Three-Year High; Highest Co-Borrower Share in San Jose, Miami, Seattle, Southern California and Portland; Purchase Loan Dollar Volume at 10-Year High, Refinance Dollar Volume Down 32 Percent; IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 7, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its… Read More »

The Trump Housing Bump: Built to Last or Purely Bombast?

The Trump Housing Bump: Built to Last or Purely Bombast?

The following is an excerpt from an article that first appeared in the July 2017 Housing News Report, an award-winning monthly newsletter published by ATTOM Data Solutions. Nearly six months into the tumultuous presidency of Donald J. Trump, an already red-hot real estate market is burning even hotter despite the lack of any major housing… Read More »

Solid Neighborhoods with Stellar Real Estate Returns

Solid Neighborhoods with Stellar Real Estate Returns

Buying an investment property in a good neighborhood doesn’t have to mean sacrificing high investment returns — if you know where to look and are willing to look outside your backyard. Among more than 1,000 U.S. zip codes with an A rating in the first-ever ATTOM Data Solutions Neighborhood Housing Index, the median home sales… Read More »

Colorado Springs, Charleston and Raleigh the Top Markets For Movers in Q1 2017 According to New ATTOM Data Solutions Index

New “Pre-Mover” Housing Index Based on Residential Purchase Loan Application Data; 62 Percent of Pre-Movers Purchase Home Within 30 Days of Estimated Settlement Date; Index Also Identifies Top Second Home Markets and Top Investment Home Markets IRVINE, Calif. – June 1, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today… Read More »

U.S. Residential Loan Origination Dollar Volume Drops to Three-Year Low in Q1 2017

Refinance Originations at More Than 10-Year Low, Purchase Originations at Three-Year Low; Non-Married Co-Borrowers Account for Nearly 22 Percent of Single Family Purchase Loans IRVINE, Calif. – May 25, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q1 2017 U.S. Residential Property Loan Origination Report, which shows… Read More »