Tag Archives: states

13 States Soar to New Home-Price Highs

More than a dozen states saw home prices accelerate in June to record-level highs, according to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index, which dates back to January 1976. Year-over-year...

Housing Markets Improve in Majority of States

More than half of U.S. states — as well as more than half of the top 50 metros in the country — saw their housing markets improve in February, according to Freddie Mac’s...

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...

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...

Needy States Use Housing Aid Cash to Plug Budgets

As the funds from a $25 billion nationwide settlement over foreclosure abuses are distributed to individual states, money set aside specifically to help distressed home owners is...

States With Highest, Lowest Price Appreciation in March

Tighter housing inventories are starting to lift home prices, says Anand Nallathambi, CoreLogic’s CEO. CoreLogic’s latest home price index, which includes distressed sales, shows a...

FHFA to States: Stop the Roadblocks, Speed Up Foreclosures

States and municipalities may be inadvertently putting in roadblocks and costing taxpayers more when they approve policies that prolong the foreclosure process, such as by extending...

10 States With Highest Foreclosure Rates in February

A high number of foreclosures continue to beat down on several housing markets. For six years, Nevada has held the No. 1 spot for highest foreclosure rate in the country and still...

Quarter of States Prove Recession-Proof ‘Pockets of Prosperity’

Median incomes in 12 of the 50 states also rose. Wyoming’s median income rose 3.6 percent, followed by North Dakota, Alaska, Louisiana, West Virginia, Oklahoma, Texas, Iowa, and...