Tag Archives: foreclosure

Some States Still Face Final Foreclosure Surge

Foreclosure filings ticked up slightly in January, posting an 8 percent increase from December. While the January 2014 rate is 18 percent below one year prior, RealtyTrac reports in...

9 States With Lowest Foreclosure Inventories

The foreclosure picture is improving across the country. Completed foreclosures fell in December by 14 percent compared to a year earlier, according to new data by CoreLogic. What’s...

Payday for Borrowers After Foreclosure?

More than 1,000 home owners who lost their homes to foreclosure in the Phoenix metro area may be eligible to recoup thousands of dollars in cash due to rising home prices. Many...

Another Sign Foreclosure Crisis Is Evaporating?

Mortgage delinquency rates fell in the third quarter, marking it the seventh consecutive quarter for such a decrease, according to TransUnion data. Mortgage delinquencies of at least...

Many Home Owners Stay Put After Foreclosure

Nearly half of the nation’s foreclosed homes are still occupied, according to a new study by RealtyTrac. That percentage is even higher in some markets: 60 percent of foreclosed...

Foreclosure Inventory Down 33%, CoreLogic Says

The nation's foreclosure inventory continues a precipitous decline, falling 33 percent year-over-year in August, according to CoreLogic’s August National Foreclosure Report....

5 States With the Highest Foreclosure Inventories

Foreclosures rates are falling, but some states are still battling high levels. According to nationwide averages, the foreclosure inventory as of March represented 2.8 percent of all...

More Wrongful Foreclosures Against Military Members?

More than 700 wrongful foreclosures involving active-duty service members — a violation of federal law — by some of the nation’s largest banks were uncovered in a report this...

Foreclosure Crisis ‘Now Well Past the Peak’

Foreclosure filings continue their downward spiral, dropping to the lowest level in January since April 2007, according to RealtyTrac's latest report....

Is a ‘Mini’ Foreclosure Wave Coming?

The housing market has made big gains in recent months with sales and prices, but a surge in foreclosures may soon strike again....