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Houston Foreclosures Up Ahead of Harvey, Bucking National Trend

Houston Foreclosures Up Ahead of Harvey, Bucking National Trend

Even before Hurricane Harvey hit southeast Texas in late August 2017, signs of distress had been showing up in the Houston housing market, according to the ATTOM Data Solutions August Foreclosure Market Report. Houston foreclosure starts (scheduled foreclosure auctions) increased 67 percent in August compared to a year ago, and year-to-date nearly 5,000 Houston-area homes… Read More »

Home Prices Rising Twice as Fast in U.S. Cities with Highest Natural Hazard Risk Than in Lowest-Risk Cities

 Homeowners in Highest-Risk Cities Have More Equity, Longer Homeownership Tenures; Appreciation Slower in Florida and Louisiana Cities with Highest Flood Risk, Bucking Trend IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 21, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its 2017 U.S. Natural Hazard Housing Risk Index, which found that median… 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 »

A New Twist on the Home Flip in Memphis

A New Twist on the Home Flip in Memphis

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. Memphis is the epicenter of an emerging trend in home flipping — flip-to-rent. The Memphis metro area posted the nation’s highest home flipping rate as a percentage of home… Read More »

Colorado Springs the Top Market for Homebuyers Likely to Move in Q3 2017 According to ATTOM Data Solutions Pre-Mover Index

Colorado Springs the Top Market for Homebuyers Likely to Move in Q3 2017 According to ATTOM Data Solutions Pre-Mover Index

Other Hot Pre-Mover Markets Include Chicago, DC, Reno, Tampa, Jacksonville, Charleston; Top Investor Pre-Mover Markets Include Counties in Memphis, Kansas City, Birmingham IRVINE, Calif. – Aug. 24, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q2 2017 Pre-Mover Housing Index, which shows that the markets with the… Read More »

Number of Equity Rich U.S. Properties Increases to 14 Million in Q2 2017 — One in Four U.S. Properties With a Mortgage

Number of Equity Rich U.S. Properties Increases to 14 Million in Q2 2017 — One in Four U.S. Properties With a Mortgage

Highest Share of Equity Rich in San Jose, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Honolulu, Portland; 5.4 Million Seriously Underwater Properties in Q2 2017, Down 1.2 Million From a Year Ago; IRVINE, Calif. — Aug. 17, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q2 2017 U.S. Home Equity… 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 »