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Spotting and Stopping Identity Fraud in the Rental Property Market

A Challenging Problem that Demands a Technology-Driven Solution

Irina Kovach    |    Housing Trends

Basic Types of Fraud

With the frequency of data breaches, media reports of stolen identities, and advice on protecting your personal information, it’s easy to forget that identity theft victims are just one of many who lose in identity-related crimes. Anyone who inadvertently accepts falsified identity information becomes a victim as well—and the costs can be staggering.

Because CoreLogic®...

U.S. Economic Outlook: December 2017

Peering into 2018: The Outlook for U.S. Housing Markets - Erosion of housing affordability likely to spread to more markets

Frank Nothaft    |    Videos

A central theme for the 2018 housing market will be the continuing erosion of housing affordability, an issue that will permeate a growing list of American neighborhoods. Today housing affordability is already a major concern in many high-cost markets, and will spread to more moderate-cost places across the nation. Let’s look at the economic factors that we expect will...

Borrower Equity Update: Third Quarter 2017

Negative Equity Share Falls Below 5 Percent in Q3 2017

Molly Boesel    |    Property Valuation

25 States with the Largest YOY Change in Neg Equity Share
  • National share of homes with negative equity fell to 4.9 percent in Q3 2017.
  • Homeowner equity increased 12 percent from a year ago.
  • Nevada saw the largest improvement in the negative equity share over the past year, falling 5.4 percentage points.

The amount of equity in mortgaged real estate increased by $288 billion in Q3 2017 compared with Q2 2017,...

Inventory Constraints Driving Up Home Prices

Low housing inventory driving up home prices

Sam Khater    |    Housing Trends

We recently took a look at how low available inventory is contributing to rising home prices. As you can see from the following NAR chart, for sale inventory is at its lowest level since 2005 at approximately 4-months’ supply compared to a “normal” market of 6-months’ supply.

We found that unsold inventory is even lower than traditional metrics might suggest....

Home Price Index Highlights: October 2017

Lower-Priced Homes Appreciated Fastest in October

Molly Boesel    |    Property Valuation

HPI Blog
  • National prices increased 7 percent year over year.
  • Home prices forecast to rise 4.2 percent over the next year.
  • Nevada, Utah, and Washington posted double-digit year-over-year price gains.

National home prices increased 7 percent year over year in October 2017, and are forecast to increase 4.2 percent from October 2017 to October 2018. Further, an...

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