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Foreclosure Activity Increases 1 Percent in January By RealtyTrac Staff February 8, 2011 Foreclosure filings were reported on 261,333 U.S. properties in January, a 1 percent increase from the previous month but a 17 percent decrease from January 2010. 2010 Foreclosure Activity Down in Hardest Hit Markets But Increases in 72 Percent of Major Metros By RealtyTrac Staff January 26, 2011 Foreclosure activity increased from 2009 in 149 of the nation’s 206 largest metropolitan areas but the metro areas with the 10 highest foreclosure rates all posted decreasing foreclosure activity. Play Video Record 2.9 Million U.S. Properties Receive Foreclosure Filings in 2010 Despite 30-Month Low in December By RealtyTrac Staff January 12, 2011 2,871,891 U.S. properties in received foreclosure filings in 2010, an increase of nearly 2 percent from 2009 and an increase of 23 percent from 2008. Foreclosure Activity Decreases 21 Percent in November By RealtyTrac Staff December 15, 2010 Foreclosure filings were reported on 262,339 U.S. properties in November, a 21 percent decrease from the previous month and a 14 percent decrease from November 2009. New Survey Reveals 58 Percent of Americans Expect Housing Market to Recover After 2012, According to Trulia and RealtyTrac By Trulia and RealtyTrac Staff December 7, 2010 Fifty-eight percent of U.S. adults expecting recovery to take at least another two years, according to the latest results from an ongoing survey released today by Trulia and RealtyTrac. Foreclosure Homes Account for 25 Percent of all Q3 2010 Residential Sales By RealtyTrac Staff December 1, 2010 Foreclosure homes accounted for 25 percent of all U.S. residential sales in the third quarter of 2010 and the average discount on a foreclosure purchase was 32 percent. Foreclosure Activity Decreases 4 Percent in October By RealtyTrac Staff November 10, 2010 Foreclosure filings were reported on 332,172 properties in October, a 4 percent decrease from the previous month and almost exactly the same total reported in October 2009. Third Quarter Foreclosure Activity Up in 65 Percent of U.S. Metro Areas But Down in Hardest-Hit Cities By RealtyTrac Staff October 28, 2010 Cities in California, Florida, Nevada and Arizona once again accounted for all top 10 metro foreclosure rates in Q3 while cities outside those four states posted big increases in activity. Foreclosure Activity Increases 4 Percent in Third Quarter By RealtyTrac Staff October 13, 2010 Foreclosure filings were reported on 930,437 properties in the third quarter, a nearly 4 percent increase from the previous quarter but a 1 percent decrease from the third quarter of 2009. Play Video RealtyTrac Adds 2.5 Million Recently Sold Properties By RealtyTrac Staff October 7, 2010 RealtyTrac® today announced the release of an exclusive recently sold feature that allows users to see detailed information for all properties that sold in the last three, six and nine months in any given area. Play Video Print Email

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