RealtyTrac: May foreclosures inch up 2%

Foreclosure filings were reported on 257,747 properties nationwide in December, a drop of nearly 2% from the previous month. That number was down 26% from December 2009, and according to the report’s authors, that’s the biggest annual drop in foreclosure activity since realtytrac began publishing its foreclosure report in January 2005.

After hitting a 74-month low in April, foreclosure activity increased 2% in May, according to. vice president at RealtyTrac, said foreclosure rates increased in states that up until recently had.

 · TEL AVIV (MarketWatch) — Foreclosure filings in the U.S. rose 6% from a year earlier and fell 2% from January 2010, RealtyTrac reported on Thursday. These filings –.

 · Foreclosure filings dropped to their lowest level in more than four years for the quarter ended march 31, according to RealtyTrac.. The measure – which includes default notices, scheduled foreclosure auctions and real estate owned properties – also fell to a 56-month low in March, dipping below 200,000 for the first time since July 2007.

 · Foreclosures hit lowest level since 2006. Fewer U.S. homes entered the foreclosure process or were repossessed by banks in June, the latest.

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But foreclosure starts – the pace at which mortgages enter the foreclosure process – were up 4% month over month in May, according to RealtyTrac’s latest foreclosure. In Florida, home prices were.

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10. North Carolina* Foreclosure rate: 1 in every 1,088 housing units Change from February 2014: +100.2% The foreclosure data in North Carolina was affected by RealtyTrac’s effort to expand the areas.

 · Overall foreclosure filings – default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions – in the United States were reported on 128,560 properties in August, a drop of 2% compared to July and 34% compared to August 2012, according to RealtyTrac in its “U.S. Foreclosure Market Report for August 2013”.. Foreclosures activity has shrunk on an annual basis for 35 consecutive months.

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 · ”The logjam may be starting to break up to a certain extent, but it seems to be happening as a local occurrence,” Daren Blomquist, a RealtyTrac spokesman, said in a telephone interview.

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