ATTOM Data Solutions has just released its Q1 2017 Single Family Rental Market Report, which ranks the best U.S. markets for buying single-family rental properties in 2017.
According to CoreLogic, cash sales accounted for 33.1 percent of total U.S. home sales in December 2016, down 1.3 percentage points year over year from December 2015.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions February 2017 Foreclosure Activity Report, U.S. foreclosure activity has significantly slowed in the last 17 months. Overall foreclosure activity in February dropped to a new 11-year low, the lowest since November 2005.
According to CoreLogic, U.S. homeowners with mortgages (roughly 63 percent of all U.S. homeowners) saw their equity increase by a total of $783 billion in 2016, an increase of 11.7 percent.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions' 2016 Year-End U.S. Home Flipping Report, 193,009 single family homes and condos in the U.S. were flipped -- sold in an arms-length transfer for the second time within a 12-month period -- in 2016, up 3.1 percent from 2015.
According to CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index for January 2017, U.S. home prices are up both year over year and month over month. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased year over year by 6.9 percent in January 2017 compared with January 2016
According to the National Association of Realtors, insufficient supply levels led to a lull in contract activity in the Midwest and West, which dragged down pending home sales in January 2017 to their lowest level in a year.
According to CoreLogic, cash sales accounted for 32.4 percent of total U.S. home sales in November 2016, down 4.5 percentage points year over year from November 2015.
50,047 single- and multi-family residential homes in the U.S. could be damaged with an estimated reconstruction cost value (RCV) of $13.3 billion.
According to CoreLogic's latest Home Price Index for December 2016, U.S. home prices are up both year over year and month over month.
According to CoreLogic, cash home sales in the U.S. accounted for 31.8 percent of total home sales in October 2016, down 2.7 percentage points year over year from October 2015.
According to the National Association of Realtors, existing-home sales closed out 2016 as the best year in a decade, even as sales declined in December as the result of ongoing affordability tensions and historically low supply levels.
China has hit a record of $33 billion in overseas commercial and residential property investment in 2016, an increase of nearly 53 percent year-on-year.
U.S. foreclosure filings were down 14 percent from 2015 to the lowest level since 2006, when there were 717,522 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings.
Real estate tech startup Global Listings, Inc. has just announced the launch its global online real estate listings search platform, GlobalListings.com.
According to ATTOM Data Solutions' 2017 Rental Affordability Report, buying a home is more affordable than renting in 66 percent of U.S. housing markets.