RealtyTrac Reports

2017 Neighborhood Housing Index Heat Map

2017 Neighborhood Housing Index Heat Map

More than 5,000 neighborhoods nationwide are rated based on seven factors impacting quality of life and local housing market strength — school, crime, affordability, home price appreciation, property taxes, environmental hazards and unemployment — in this new 2017 Neighborhood Housing Market Index created by ATTOM Data Solutions. Although not included in the neighborhood-ranking index, this… 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 »

Top Summer Vacation Home Markets for 2017

Top Summer Vacation Home Markets for 2017

ATTOM Data Solutions combed through the nation’s most popular vacation home cities — where at least one in every 12 buyers is looking for a second home — to find those with the best combination of good air quality, comfortable summertime temperatures, low crime, and appreciating home values — along with still-reasonable home prices. In… Read More »

Making America Unaffordable Again

Since bottoming out in the first quarter of 2012, U.S. median home prices have risen 69 percent while average weekly wages have risen just 9 percent during the same time period, pushing more and more local housing markets into a home affordability crunch — and not just those expensive politically “blue” markets on the coasts…. Read More »

Q2 2017 U.S. Median Home Price at Least Affordable Level Since Q3 2008

Q2 2017 U.S. Median Home Price at Least Affordable Level Since Q3 2008

Median Home Prices Rose Faster Than Wages in 87 Percent of Local Markets; 45 Percent of Markets Less Affordable Than Their Historic Norms, an Eight-Year High IRVINE, Calif. – June 29, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q2 2017 U.S. Home Affordability Index, which shows… Read More »

Home Flipping Loan Volume Rises to Nine-Year High in Q1 2017 as Average Flipping Returns Decline for Second Straight Quarter

An Estimated $3.5 Billion in Home Flipping Loans for Homes Flipped in First Quarter; Highest Home Flipping Rates in DC, Nevada, Alabama, Tennessee, Maryland IRVINE, Calif. – June 8, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q1 2017 U.S. Home Flipping Report, which shows that 43,615… 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 »

U.S. Foreclosure Activity in April 2017 Drops to Lowest Level Since November 2005

U.S. Foreclosure Activity in April 2017 Drops to Lowest Level Since November 2005

New Analysis Shows 54 Percent of Foreclosure Starts in NYC Are “Repeat Foreclosures”, Higher Than Los Angeles, Miami, Phoenix and Northern New Jersey IRVINE, Calif. – May 11, 2017 – ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its April 2017 U.S. Foreclosure Market data, which shows foreclosure filings —… Read More »

Seriously Underwater Properties Down 1.2 Million From a Year Ago in Q1 2017, Equity Rich Properties Increase 1.4 Million

Seriously Underwater Properties Down 1.2 Million From a Year Ago in Q1 2017, Equity Rich Properties Increase 1.4 Million

Cleveland, Las Vegas, Akron Post Highest Share of Seriously Underwater Properties; San Jose, San Francisco, Honolulu Post Highest Share of Equity Rich Properties IRVINE, Calif. — May 4, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Q1 2017 U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report, which shows that… Read More »