Foreclosures down for third straight month as lenders manage backlog: RealtyTrac

For April, RealtyTrac reports foreclosure activity down 7 percent from March and down 29 percent from a year ago. In judicial states, activity was down just 3 percent month to month but still up.

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More than 10 percent of Nevada housing units received at least one foreclosure filing in 2009, giving it the nation’s highest state foreclosure rate for the third consecutive year. Nevada foreclosure activity in December increased 27 percent from the previous month but was still down 22 percent from December 2008.

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Foreclosure-tracker RealtyTrac reports falling foreclosure sales nationwide as banks get better at selling homes via short sale. Short sales outnumber foreclosure Sales For Third Straight Quarter and Housing Analysis. Troy & Susan Deierling, Realtor. Foreclosure, RealtyTrac, Short Sale Realty Executives

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Foreclosures up for third straight month. Thursday.. vice president at RealtyTrac. "Lenders and courts are pushing through stubborn foreclosure cases that have been languishing in foreclosure.

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Foreclosure filings were down for the second straight month, but bank repossessions reached a new monthly record, according to online foreclosure marketplace, RealtyTrac.There were 322,920.

Michael Pento’s expectation of a major double dip in housing is starting to come through. RealtyTrac reported that even as foreclosure filings declined marginally, by 3% in May, to 322,920 (1% higher YoY), bank repossessions (REOs) hit a record monthly high for the second month in a row, with 93,777 properties repossessed by lenders.

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How To Start your Own Foreclosure Cleanup Business - Free Training May 22 The number of homeowners who may lose their homes dipped in October, the third straight monthly decline, as foreclosure-prevention programs helped more borrowers. But foreclosure filings are still up.

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