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  • Foreclosures Drop 11% in Q2

    Foreclosures dropped across the country in Q209, according to the U.S. Foreclosure Index from property information specialists ForeclosureS.com. Foreclosures dropped 11% during Q209 to 205,01. The crowded Northeast region led the way with a 32% fewer families losing their homes than in the previous quarter. Pre-foreclosures – notices of default early in the foreclosure process – fell by 10% from Q109 to 494,078. In the Midwest, 42% fewer notices were given.
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  • Foreclosures Spike After January's Reprieve: Report

    Completed foreclosure sales in February reached their highest monthly mark since the beginning of the foreclosure crisis, according to a survey released Wednesday by online foreclosure analytic company and real estate information provider ForeclosureS.com. According to the data gathered, completed foreclosures spiked 67 percent in February over January's reduced foreclosures.
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  • Foreclosure Rates Fall in October, Report Says

    Foreclosures fell in October -- for the second month in a row -- to nationwide lows not seen since last February, according to data released Monday by ForeclosureS.com, a real estate investing service. Of course, much of the drop is being driven by local legislation, meaning that the recent drop probably won't tell us much about the state of real estate.
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  • August Foreclosures Jump 80 Percent: Report

    Nearly 102,000 homeowners lost their properties to foreclosure in August, up nearly 6 percent from July and more than 80 percent higher than in August 2007, according to data released Monday morning by real estate information data aggregator ForeclosureS.com.
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  • Nearly Half-Million Foreclosures in First Half of 2008: Report

    Almost a half-million Americans lost their homes to foreclosure in the first half of the year, nearly double the same time a year ago. That’s six of every 1,000 households nationwide repossessed by the bank following foreclosure so far in 2008, according to real estate information service ForeclosureS.com. "If the trend continues, we could see one million properties lost to foreclosure across the country by year-end," says Alexis McGee, expert, educator, and president of ForeclosureS.com.
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  • Foreclosure Sales Jump 70 Percent in Q1: Report

    Lenders repossessed 210,280 homes in the first quarter of 2008 -- nearly 3 of every 1,000 households nationwide -- up nearly 71 percent from year-ago volume, according to statistics released Monday by Foreclosures.com, a foreclosure information specialist.
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  • ForeclosureS.com: Foreclosure Problems Spreading

    The folks over at ForeclosureS.com have put out their latest monthly press release, singing a decidely different tune than last month's release, which had called the housing crisis 'overblown': The foreclosure pox continues to spread unchecked across the country despite efforts by government and industry to stop it.
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  • ForeclosureS.com: Housing Crisis Overblown

    ForeclosureS.com put out a press release today entitled Growing Foreclosure Numbers Don't Spell Doom. In it, ForeclosureS.com CEO Alexis McGee parrots the MBA's Doug Duncan, who (in)famously said last week that the record number of foreclosure filings registered during the first quarter weren't indicative of a nationwide crisis:
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