The top 5 states where institutional investors are gobbling up homes

Corporate buyers were particularly active in Mississippi, where 1 in 9 homes that sold ended up in the hands of an institutional investor. Institutional investors have returned in force after an early pandemic lull, posting their highest share of home purchases in six years and going particularly hard after homes in several southern and western … Read more

Attom names veteran finance exec Lionel Etrillard as new CFO

Attom Data Solutions has tapped 27-year finance industry veteran Lionel Etrillard as its new chief financial officer, according to an announcement on Tuesday. As CFO, Etrillard will oversee Attom’s financial strategic vision, which includes financial planning, accounting and compliance. Rob Barber | Photo credit: Attom Data Solutions “As Attom continues its growth and expansion, an … Read more

Attom acquires GeoData Plus in bid to beef up its property comparisons

Attom Data Solutions will add a detailed set of real estate reports to its toolkit after acquiring a partner company that uses its data to make property valuations and comparisons. By bringing GeoData Plus into the fold, Attom will be able to add a number of new estimates and visual resources that will be useful … Read more

Number of affordable places to live hits lowest point in 2 years

More than 3 in 5 counties studied in a recent home affordability report were deemed less affordable than their historical averages, representing a steep uptick in the second quarter of the year. This share of counties hovering in less affordable territory was the highest seen in the last two years, an observation that comes as … Read more

Flips falter: Share of fixer-upper home sales drops as margins dip

Flipped properties fell to 2.7% of all sales in the first quarter of 2021, the lowest share seen in decades, according to a new report. The booming housing market has generally made things easy for sellers — unless those sellers were investors coming off a renovation. Single-family homes and condos sold by house-flippers accounted for … Read more

Attom releases platform for on-demand access to real estate data

A new web-based service from national real estate data provider Attom Data Solutions will enable full access to the company’s library of data. The company announced in a press release the launch of Attom Cloud, which will allow customers to focus more time on extracting value from property data and less on complex data management … Read more

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