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RealtyTrac Wipes Hyperlocal Neighborhood Info From Listings

RealtyTrac has removed property details such as nearby sex offenders and histories of drug labs from its for-sale listings. The move comes only weeks after RealtyTrac first...

Signs of the Pending ‘Foreclosure Wave’ Emerge

Foreclosure filings — which include default notices, scheduled auctions, and bank repossessions — soared 9 percent in May from the previous month, RealtyTrac reports. The pick-up...

Distressed Homes Make Up a Quarter of Home Sales

About one in four home sales during the first quarter of this year was in some form of foreclosure, according to RealtyTrac. A growing number of those distressed sales were also from...

Foreclosures Fall 8%, New Wave Expected

After falling 19 percent in January, foreclosures continued to fall in February with filings dropping 8 percent last month, according to RealtyTrac’s latest report....

Foreclosure Filings Drop, But More Trouble Ahead?

Foreclosure filings dropped 6 percent from August to September, and marks a 38 percent decrease since September 2010, according to the latest RealtyTrac report. ...

Defaults Soar 33%, Biggest Monthly Gain in 4 Years

A new wave of foreclosures hit in August, as banks picked up the pace in taking action against home owners who have fallen behind on their mortgage payments, RealtyTrac Inc. reported...

10 States With the Highest Foreclosure Rates

For the 56th straight month, Nevada continued to have the highest foreclosure rate in the country, where one in every 118 homes received a foreclosure filing during August, according...

Foreclosures Sell for Up to 40% Less

Foreclosures made up about one-third of all home sales during the spring quarter (April to June), and sales were about six times the percentage of foreclosures in a healthy housing...