Posts Tagged ‘ATTOM Data Solutions’

“Bridge Program” Needs More Time To Be Modified

August 17th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: FHFA is extending HARP through December 31, 2018.  Since 2014, the number of neighborhoods added in the U.S. with homes totaling $1 million is 346.  Redfin reported a 3.5% decrease in home sales in July, marking the 22nd month in a row to see sales decline. In The News: Zillow –

Read More »

Typical U.S. Home Worth More Than 200K For the First Time Ever According to Zillow

July 20th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: During the height of the housing bubble over a decade ago, the median U.S. home value peaked at $196,600 but never surpassed the $200,000 threshold until now.  Freddie Mac reported mortgage rates decreased again with 30-year rates now at 3.96% and 15-year rates 3.23%.  There has not been one new residential

Read More »

Looks Like Amazon Is About To Dip Its Toes Into Real Estate

July 14th, 2017

Sources: Black Knight’s May Mortgage Monitor: Underwater Borrower Population Below Two Million for First Time Since 2006 Higher interest rates send mortgage applications tanking, down 7.4% Mortgage Rates Jump Again With autonomy, commercial real estate could go mobile CoreLogic Reports Mortgage Performance Continues Steady Improvement in April 2017 Yellen Heads to Congress Wondering Why Job Market

Read More »

Top Markets for Summer Vacation Homes Released by ATTOM Data Solutions

July 5th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: Home prices increased 6.6% in May according to the latest home price report from CoreLogic.  This has resulted in good news for owners who saw growth in their equity but bad news for those having a harder time affording a home.  The top markets for summer vacation homes

Read More »

Median Home Prices The Least Affordable in Nine Years According to ATTOM Data Solutions

June 29th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: In an interesting news story, the most common names of homeowners with the most valuable homes is Stuart and Alison.  Freddie Mac reported mortgage rates decreased to a new low with 30-year rates at 3.88% and 15-year rates at 3.17%.  Median home prices in the U.S. came in

Read More »

NAHB Report Shows Builder Confidence Remains Strong

June 15th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: The NAHB reported builder confidence continues to remain strong, having decreased only slightly to 67 from 69.  Freddie Mac reported mortgage rates increased slightly after having steadily decreased for a long time; 30-year rates now stand at 3.91% and 15-year rates at 3.18%.  The pace at which homes

Read More »

ATTOM Data Solutions Reports Home Flipping at Highest in Nine Years

June 8th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: According to ATTOM Data Solutions, the first quarter of this year saw 43,615 single-family homes and condos flipped, up to their highest in their 9 years.  The architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright continues to have an influence on home design today, even 150 years after he was born.

Read More »

ATTOM Data Solutions Reports Utilities Add 25% To the Cost of Owning a Home

June 6th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: Home prices increased 6.9% in April according to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Report.  The cost for owning a home is 25% more expensive with utilities added to the cost.  The amount of money people are pouring into construction projects on residential homes is at its highest since 1994. In

Read More »

Labor Market Improving With Jobless Claims Showing Little Change

May 25th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: Mortgage rates decreased again to their lowest this year with 30-year rates at 3.95% and 15-year rates at 3.19%.  Loans originated on residential properties came in at 1.4 million in the first quarter, down 30% from the previous quarter and up 21% year over year.  The labor

Read More »

Foreclosures Activity Decreases To Lowest in 12 Years

May 11th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: Freddie Mac reported mortgage rates continue to hold steady with 30-year rates at 4.05% and 15-year rates at 3.29%.  ATTOM Data Solutions reported foreclosure activity decreased 7% month-over-month and 23% year-over-year to its lowest in 12 years.  Housing affordability increased slightly in the first quarter with 60.3%

Read More »