Illinois Housing & Foreclosure Reports

First Quarter Increase in Building Permits Positioned to Fill Void in Housing Market Left by Declining Foreclosures By RealtyTrac Staff May 14, 2013 RealtyTrac® today released an exclusive analysis of building permit data recently released by the U.S. Department of HUD for the first quarter, comparing it to foreclosure starts for the same time period. U.S. Bank Repossessions Drop to 65-Month Low in February as Foreclosure Starts Rebound 10 Percent From January By RealtyTrac Staff March 12, 2013 Foreclosure filings were reported on 154,281 U.S. properties in February, an increase of 2 percent from the previous month but still down 25 percent from February 2012. Foreclosure Sales and Short Sales Account for 43 Percent of U.S. Residential Sales in 2012 By RealtyTrac Staff February 26, 2013 Foreclosure-related sales and short sales on properties not in foreclosure combined to account for 43 percent of all U.S. residential sales in 2012. Illinois Foreclosure Activity Rises in January By rea February 24, 2012 Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 14,349 Illinois properties in January, a 14 percent increase from December and 9 percent above the level reported for January 2011. Illinois Foreclosure Activity Down in 2011 By RealtyTrac Staff January 27, 2012 Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 103,003 Illinois properties in 2011, down 32 percent from a year ago. Illinois Foreclosure Activity Drops in November By RealtyTrac Staff December 30, 2011 Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 12,398 Illinois properties in November, a 1 percent decrease from October. Illinois Foreclosure Activity Rises in October By RealtyTrac Staff November 25, 2011 Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 12,522 Illinois properties in October, a 10 percent increase from September. Illinois Foreclosure Activity Up in Third Quarter By RealtyTrac Staff October 28, 2011 Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 32,297 Illinois properties during the third quarter of 2011, up 7 percent from the second quarter of 2011. Illinois Foreclosure Activity Rises in August By RealtyTrac Staff September 29, 2011 Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — rose in Illinois, where 12,493 properties were reported in August, a 18 percent increase from July. Illinois Foreclosure Activity Rises in October By RealtyTrac Staff November 30, 2010 Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 16,969 Illinois properties in October, a 7 percent increase from the previous month. Print Email

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