US refinance loan originations have dropped to a 4-year low

Weakening mortgage demand caused by rising mortgage rates has slowed loan originations to its lowest level since Q1 2014, according to Attom Data Solutions’ latest report.

Returns on home-flipping fall to 4-year low

In the second quarter of 2018, the average gross return-on-investment (ROI) for flipped homes was 44.3 percent, marking a 3.5 percent decline from the first quarter and a 5.7 percent decline from this time last year. It’s also a major drop-off from the peak on ROI of over 50 percent in early 2016.

Attom Data Solutions launches new real estate data API platform

A new data application programming interface platform released by Attom Data Solutions marks the latest chapter in the company’s quest to cultivate data.

Nationwide foreclosure starts rise for first time in 3 years

Foreclosure starts increased by less than 1 percent year-over-year in July after 36 consecutive months of decreases, according to Attom Data Solutions.

Homeowners in these 5 markets more likely to move in next 90 days than anywhere else in US

Commission checks could come pouring in for agents in Chicago, Washington, D.C., Orlando, Tampa and Atlanta.

More than 10% of US properties still ‘seriously underwater’ in Q2

More than 10 percent of U.S. properties were still seriously underwater in the second quarter of 2018, according to a new study from ATTOM Data Solutions.

Appreciation on a Decelerating Trend

Appreciation is on a decelerating trend, according to ATTOM Data Solutions’ latest quarterly report. On a national scale, prices rose 6.3 percent in the second quarter of 2018—the fifth quarter in a row of slowing. “Annual home price appreciation nationwide has now slowed for five consecutive quarters following a post-election spike to double-digit appreciation in […]

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New tool Attomized AVM estimates property values for 80M homes

Attom Data Solutions and AVM Analytics just launchd a new way for lenders to learn the value of your home: the Attomized AVM tool.

U.S. Home Equity Lines of Credit Increase 14 Percent in Q1 2018

ATTOM Data Solutions released its Q1 2018 U.S. Residential Property Loan Origination Report this week, which shows that more than 1.8 million (1,813,691) loans secured by residential property (1 to 4 units) were originated in Q1 2018, down 5 percent from the previous quarter and down 3 percent from a year ago. 665,887 of the […]

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Home flipping reaches highest rate in six years

The pricey housing market is making home flipping a tough investment, according to a new report from Attom Data Solutions. The average return on investment hit a three-year low in the first quarter of 2018.