Posts Tagged ‘ATTOM Data Solutions’

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

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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.

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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

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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

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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%

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Seriously Underwater Properties Decrease by 1.2 million Year-Over-Year

May 4th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: ATTOM Data Solutions reported seriously underwater properties decreased by 1.2 million year-over-year in the first quarter.  The latest Houzz & Home Survey showed more money is being spent on home renovations by both millennials and first-time homebuyers.  Late summer is the best time to purchase a home

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Home Prices Increase 7.1% in March According to CoreLogic

May 2nd, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: ATTOM Data Solutions and Realtor.com are working together to make Home Disclosure Reports available for properties across the nation.  Home prices in the U.S. increased 7.1% in March according to the latest CoreLogic US Home Price Report.  SmartAsset.com released their list of the top ten cities to

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NAR Reports Decrease in Pending Homes Sales With the Pinch in the Market

April 27th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: Freddie Mac reported mortgage rates increased again after five weeks of decline with 30-year rates now at 4.03% and 15-year rates at 3.27%.  The National Association of Realtors reported a 0.8% decrease in pending home sales as prices are increasing and houses are becoming less readily available.

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Foreclosures for Q1 are Now Below Pre-Recession

April 13th, 2017

Sources: Vacation home sales plunged in 2016, as prices hit highest level in a decade Construction Jobs Dip Slightly Q1 2017 Foreclosure Activity Below Pre-Recession Levels Nationwide and In 47 Percent fo U.S. Markets Mortgage Rates Hit Lowest Mark of 2017 ‘Scream Queens’ Star Billie Lourd Flipping Cobalt Blue Contemporary in Santa Monica’s Sunset Park Jeremy Renner

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Property Taxes for Single-Family Homes Totaled $277.7 Billion in 2016

April 6th, 2017

Today’s News Synopsis: Property taxes for single-family homes totaled $277.7 billion in 2016 according to the latest ATTOM Data Solutions report.  The amount of mortgage credit available increased 3.2% last month as a result of an increase in jumbo government loans.  Originations on commercial and multifamily loans came in at

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