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How is BuildFax Data Different?

yes  Yes/Always Within Coverage          maybe  Sometimes

General Information BuildFax Census Property Detail
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Commercial Data yes   yes yes
Residential Data yes yes yes yes
Coverage National National National National
Update Frequency Monthly-Yearly,
depending upon location
Monthly-Yearly,
depending upon location
Monthly-Yearly,
depending upon location
Monthly-Yearly,
depending upon location
Free of FCRA Restrictions yes yes yes  
Does Not Require Permission
of Homeowner
yes yes yes  
Taken Directly from Source Database yes maybe maybe yes
Average Historical Depth 18 Years 18 Years Conditional 7 Years
Data Available BuildFax Census Property Detail
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By Address yes   yes yes
By State yes yes    
By MSA yes yes    
By City yes yes    
By Zip Code yes      
Age of Major Systems BuildFax Census Property Detail
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Structure yes maybe maybe  
Major Remodel yes   maybe  
Roof yes   maybe  
Plumbing yes   maybe  
Electrical yes   maybe  
Mechanical yes   maybe  
Structure Events BuildFax Census Property Detail
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Demolition yes     maybe
Change of Use maybe     maybe
Repair/Replacement maybe     maybe
Fire Damage maybe     maybe
Natural Disaster Damage maybe     maybe
Water Damage maybe     maybe
Wind Damage maybe     maybe
Structure Characteristics BuildFax Census Property Detail
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Fire Alarm maybe     maybe
Security System maybe     maybe
Pool yes   maybe maybe
Mobile Home maybe   maybe maybe
Seismic Damage Prevention maybe     maybe
Wind Damage Prevention maybe     maybe
Solar Power maybe     maybe
Storage Tanks maybe     maybe
Sprinkler Systems maybe     maybe
Permit-level Data BuildFax Census Property Detail
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Building Permits yes      
Electrical Permits maybe      
Mechanical Permits maybe      
Plumbing Permits maybe      
Building Inspections maybe      
Contractors maybe