Vacant Zombie Properties Dip Further in Fourth Quarter | ATTOM

IRVINE, Calif. – Oct. 28, 2021 — ATTOM, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its fourth-quarter 2021 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report, showing that 1.3 million (1,312,410) residential properties in the United States sit vacant. That represents 1.3 percent, or one in 75 homes, across the nation.

The report also reveals that 223,256 residential properties in the U.S. are in the process of foreclosure in the fourth quarter of this year, up 3.6 percent from the third quarter of 2021 and up 11.6 percent from the fourth quarter of 2020. Among those pre-foreclosure properties, 7,432 sit vacant in the fourth quarter of 2021, down quarterly by 1.4 percent and annually by 2.4 percent.

Vacant Zombie Properties Dip Further in Fourth Quarter | ATTOM