Current Housing & Foreclosure Reports

Single Family Home Flipping Increases 19 Percent in First Half of 2013 While Profits Soar By RealtyTrac Staff July 17, 2013 There were a total of 136,184 single family home flips in the first half of 2013, up 19 percent from a year ago and up 74 percent from the first half of 2011. U.S. Foreclosure Activity Decreases 14 Percent in June to Lowest Level Since December 2006 Despite 34 Percent Jump in Judicial Scheduled Foreclosure Auctions By RealtyTrac Staff July 9, 2013 A total of 801,359 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in the first half of 2013, a 19 percent decrease from the previous six months and down 23 percent from the first half of 2012. RealthTrac Ranks Top 15 Retirement Hot Spots for Real Estate Investing, Provides Tips on Buying with IRAs By RealtyTrac Staff July 4, 2013 RealtyTrac today released a special report on real estate investing in cities that are retirement hot spots — where at least one-third of the population is age 65 or older. Owner-Vacated Properties Represent 20 Percent of all Foreclosures Nationwide By RealtyTrac Staff June 18, 2013 As of June owners had vacated 167,680 foreclosure properties nationwide, representing 20 percent of all U.S. properties in the foreclosure process. Oklahoma Foreclosure Auctions rop 47 Percent in May as Deadly Tornadoes Further Restrict Housing Supply By RealtyTrac Staff June 13, 2013 RealtyTrac® today released its Oklahoma Foreclosure Market Report™ for May 2013, which shows foreclosure filings were reported on 1,123 Oklahoma properties in May. New York Scheduled Foreclosure Auctions Jump 95 Percent in May to 31-Month High By RealtyTrac Staff June 13, 2013 RealtyTrac® today released its New York Foreclosure Market Report™ for May 2013, which shows foreclosure filings were reported on 4,027 New York state properties in May. U.S. Foreclosure Activity Increases 2 Percent in May Boosted by 11 Percent Rise in Bank Repossessions By RealtyTrac Staff June 11, 2013 Foreclosure filings were reported on 148,054 U.S. properties in May, an increase of 2 percent from the 75-month low in April but still down 28 percent from May 2012. U.S. Foreclosure Sales in First Quarter Down 22 Percent From Year Ago, Account for One in Five Residential Sales By RealtyTrac Staff May 28, 2013 A total of 190,121 U.S. properties in some stage of foreclosure or bank-owned (REO) were sold during the quarter, a decrease of 18 percent from the previous quarter and down 22 percent from a year ago. 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. Southern California Foreclosure Activity Down 23 Percent in April By Joel Cone, Staff Writer May 8, 2013 Foreclosure filings were reported on 8,202 Southern California properties in April, down 23 percent from March for the five-county region, and a 61 percent drop from the level reported for April 2012. Print Email

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