Foreclosure News

The latest collection of news articles on the web relating to foreclosures.

3 Signs Foreclosures Are Still Festering in California
California foreclosure activity in the fourth quarter of 2013 dropped to the lowest level since the third quarter of 2006. Foreclosure activity has been steadily declining in the state on an annual basis since the first quarter of 2010. But there are three signs there are still some old, rotten and [...]

Foreclosures and default notices in San Diego County didn’t change much from February to March, but are still down significantly from a year ago, real estate tracker DataQuick reported Tuesday.

Foreclosures stay low in San Diego
Foreclosures and default notices in San Diego County didn’t change much in March.

Home foreclosures way down in Pinal
Foreclosures in Pinal County are nowhere near as common as they were a few years ago.

Foreclosures reach pre-recession levels in Metro Detroit
The number of foreclosures continued to fall in Metro Detroit during the first three months of this year, with figures reaching pre-recession levels.

Home Foreclosures Still Double Rate Before Housing Bust
In the month of February, 43,000 U.S. home foreclosures were completed, down 13.1% month over month and down 15% from 51,000 in February 2013, according to research firm CoreLogic. While an improvement, ...

Marin foreclosures drop 60 percent in first three months of 2014
Marin foreclosures plummeted 60 percent in the first three months of 2014 compared with the same period last year, and fewer homeowners here fell behind on their mortgages, according to figures released Tuesday.

Foreclosures Plunge Back to 2008 Levels
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- How healthy is the housing market? Data on prices and sales show a pretty nice recovery, but the standout stat is foreclosures: The "foreclosure inventory" dropped by 35% in the 12 months ended in February. That's the number of homes in the foreclosure process or likely to be because homeowners are seriously behind in their payments. Because homes in or near foreclosure ...

Foreclosures Continue Fall in First Quarter
Foreclosure activity is one of those things where even declines are not as always universally cheered. In Shelby County, 760 residential foreclosures ...

Lawler: Updated Table of Distressed Sales and Cash buyers for Selected Cities in March
Economist Tom Lawler sent me the updated table below of short sales, foreclosures and cash buyers for several selected cities in March. Lawler writes: "Note the increase in the foreclosure sales share in Florida."