You've heard it all before: It's a home seller's market out there. Need proof? In the second quarter of 2017, sellers raked in an additional average of $51,000 per sale over what they originally paid for their abodes.
ATTOM looked at recorded sales deeds, foreclosure filings, and loan data to compile the report.
"Those are areas that have seen the biggest gain in home prices during this recovery," says Daren Blomquist, ATTOM's senior vice president. "Modesto was a little bit of a surprise—it was one of the epicenters of the foreclosure crisis. [But] the halo effect of the Bay Area is rippling out to markets like Modesto and several others in central California and boosting home prices."