Zombie Homes: Why Won’t They Die Out?

first_imgHome / Daily Dose / Zombie Homes: Why Won’t They Die Out?  Print This Post Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago in Daily Dose, Featured, Foreclosure, News, REO Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Share 1Save Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago June 25, 2018 2,105 Views About Author: David Wharton Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Zombie Homes: Why Won’t They Die Out?center_img Related Articles Marketplace Video Spotlight Webinar zombie homes 2018-06-25 David Wharton Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Previous: Housing Optimism Steady, But Trouble on the Horizon Next: How Much of Household Debt Is Mortgage Based? Tagged with: Marketplace Video Spotlight Webinar zombie homes Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago David Wharton, Managing Editor at the Five Star Institute, is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington, where he received his B.A. in English and minored in Journalism. Wharton has over 16 years’ experience in journalism and previously worked at Thomson Reuters, a multinational mass media and information firm, as Associate Content Editor, focusing on producing media content related to tax and accounting principles and government rules and regulations for accounting professionals. Wharton has an extensive and diversified portfolio of freelance material, with published contributions in both online and print media publications. Wharton and his family currently reside in Arlington, Texas. He can be reached at [email protected] Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago While the number of so-called “zombie homes” has dropped precipitously since the heights of the housing crisis and its aftermath, these undead properties still haunt many markets, stuck in a sort of foreclosure limbo. To learn more about zombie homes—how many are still out there, where they’re located, and why they’re so stubbornly hard to kill—check out a short video from Marketplace below.If you want to dive deeper down the rabbit hole when it comes to zombie homes, and the challenges they present for servicers, financial services law firms, and field services companies, we’ve got your back. A full recording of last week’s DS News webinar, “Zombie Homes—Challenges and Guidance,” is now available by clicking here. You can also download the PowerPoint slides from the webinar by clicking here. Sign up for DS News Daily Subscribelast_img