Foreclosure Activity Drops Throughout The Most Foreclosure-Heavy States

February 10, 2011 by John · Leave a Comment 

Foreclosure activity is slowing. According to foreclosure-tracker RealtyTrac, the number of foreclosure filings dropped 17 percent on an annual basis last month. Monthly filings ticked higher 1 percent after a combined 23 percent decrease through November and December 2010.

Foreclosure Activity Falls For The Second Straight Month, Drops To 30-Month Low

January 13, 2011 by John · Leave a Comment 

According to foreclosure-tracking firm RealtyTrac, the number of foreclosure filings nationwide dropped for the second straight month in December. After falling 21 percent in November, filings were down by an additional 2 percent in December.

Foreclosure Activity Plunges (But With An Asterisk)

December 21, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

November marked the first time since February 2009 that the number of monthly foreclosures filings failed to surpass 300,000 units.

October 2010 : 5 States Account For Half Of The Nation’s Foreclosure Activity

November 12, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

As usual, foreclosure density varied by region last month, with just 5 states accounting for close to half of the nation’s repossessed homes.

Foreclosure Activity By Metro Area, Q3 2010

October 29, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

Foreclosures are a big part of the housing market, with distressed properties accounting for 35 percent of all home resales last month, according to the National Association of REALTORS®. But for as common as foreclosures can be, they remain a localized concern.

Bank Reposessions Top 100,000 In A Month For The First Time Ever

October 14, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

The number of foreclosure filings rose 3 percent in September, according to foreclosure-tracking firm RealtyTrac.

Home Defaults Dropped For The 7th Month In A Row In August

September 16, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

Despite foreclosure filings surpassing 300,000 for the 18th straight month, RealtyTrac’s monthly foreclosure report shows some bright spots for housing.

How Big Is The Foreclosure Market? It Depends On Where You Live, Of Course.

August 12, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

Foreclosure filings rose 4 percent nationwide last month versus June, according to foreclosure-tracking firm RealtyTrac.com. For the 17th straight month, total filings topped 300,000. 6 states dominated activity levels.

Foreclosure Activity Slows Again In June 2010

July 15, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

June marks the 16th straight month the filings topped 300,000. 1 in every 411 U.S. homes received some form of notice last month with foreclosure density varying wildly from state-to-state. Like everything else in real estate, it seems, foreclosures are a local phenomenon.

Bank Reposessions Reach Record Levels For The Second Straight Month

June 10, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

According to foreclosure-tracking firm RealtyTrac.com, bank repossessions reached record levels for the second straight month in May, topping 93,000 properties nationwide. All 50 states are up, year-over-year.

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