10 States Facing the Most Foreclosures Right Now

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10 States Facing the Most Foreclosures Right Now

10 States Facing the Most Foreclosures Right Now

This summer there’s some good news. June foreclosure activity has dropped to its lowest level since November 2015. In June 2017, there were a total of 73,828 U.S. properties with a foreclosure filing, down 22% from a year ago and even more from previous years. This is all according to ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of... Read More

How Many Americans Have Gone Through Foreclosure?

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How Many Americans Have Gone Through Foreclosure?

How Many Americans Have Gone Through Foreclosure?

During the Great Recession, many Americans lost their homes due to foreclosure. In fact, according to real estate data company RealtyTrac, there were 6,324,545 completed foreclosures from January 2006 to April 2016. “It is a big number,” Daren Blomquist, Senior Vice President of RealtyTrac said in an email. “Normal would be around 250,000 bank repossessions per year.... Read More

Is My Foreclosure Still Hurting My Credit?

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Is My Foreclosure Still Hurting My Credit?

Is My Foreclosure Still Hurting My Credit?

You’ve worked hard to put your foreclosure behind you. Your monetary issues leading to the loss are in the past and you’re ready to move on, both figuratively and literally. There’s just one small thing potentially holding back: your credit score. But exactly how long do you have to worry about a foreclosure harming your... Read More

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