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Industry Guide: Real Estate

Sources on the real estate industry

Home Sales & Values


The primary sources for foreclosure data are not free. The Mortgage Brokers Association and RealtyTrac are two of the most widely used fee-based sources.

Mortgage Data



The Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) of 1975 requires mortgage lenders to provice data on applicants and loans.
Data for 1999 - 2007 are available from the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC)
The Library has the following data on CD-ROM