Altos Insights

Is real estate seasonality a thing of the past?

November 29, 2021

During the pandemic we had an abrupt change to seasonality in housing data. As families once were tightly constrained by school and work location..

Home prices on track for 10% gain in 2021 -- Video

November 23, 2021

Hey everybody. Happy Thanksgiving week. We were reading the NAR October home sales data this morning which shows strong pricing and demand, but..

Altos Research Real Estate Market Update: Nov 15, 2021

November 15, 2021

Each week Altos Research tracks every home for sale in the country, all the pricing, supply and demand, and all the changes in that data and we make..

National Real Estate Update: Rising Inventory Continues to Surprise

August 16, 2021

A return to the new normal in real estate? This week we're seeing real estate inventory continue to climb and demand pull back a bit, with more..

How to Answer: "What's going to happen in the real estate market?"

August 16, 2021

So you've got the market data you need, and you're ready to answer questions from both buyers and sellers – fantastic. One of the most popular..

The Foreclosure Moratorium is Ending. Bad News for the Housing Market?

July 21, 2021

Our video about foreclosures has gotten over 15,000 views already - everyone is watching the market closely for what will happen.In case you..

Are We in a Housing Market Bubble? 10 Signs to Watch [2021]

May 12, 2021

Home prices have risen 18% in a single year. Even as the median home price in the US pushes $400,000, 25% percent of all homes that came to market..

How does Altos Research Inventory differ from the NAR version?

April 15, 2021

As the inventory crisis in America deepens, the Altos Research data recently has been receiving a lot of attention. I often get asked how Altos..

Is Now a Good Time to Sell My Home? 2021 Data to Help Answer

February 17, 2021

When a homeowner is asking whether now is a good time to sell, Altos data makes it easy to respond with statistics to back it up.

How to Use Housing Market Data in Direct Mail Campaigns [+Tips]

February 15, 2021

With neighborhood walks and in-person farming tougher to do these days, direct mail has re-emerged as a high-impact marketing channel...