Foreclosure activity is at the lowest level in over a decade

Metro atlanta foreclosure notices, down 56 percent in January from the same month a year ago, are at their lowest level in a decade.

Rising rates stifle mortgage application volume But rates quickly turned, and refi volume fell by 11% for the week of April 5. The refinance share of mortgage activity decreased to 41.5% of total applications from 44.1% the previous week. " Mortgage applications decreased over the week, driven by a decline in refinances.

According to RealtyTrac data out today, although bank repossessions are at their lowest level since July 2007, foreclosure starts rose over 50 percent annually in several states like California, Connecticut, Maryland, and New Jersey. foreclosure activity fell 18 percent annually,

(MoneyWatch) Good news on the housing front: Foreclosure activity is at its lowest level since July 2007, according to new data from real-estate research firm RealtyTrac. In April, the number of default notices, scheduled auctions, and bank repossessions fell 5 percent from the previous month. foreclosure filings also fell year-over-year.

The number of US properties with a foreclosure filing fell to 161,875 in the first quarter of 2019. That’s a 23% decrease from the previous quarter and a 15% decrease year-over-year according to.

While the real estate market continues to catch fire this summer selling season, foreclosure activity is cooling down – Or is it?. The latest report by RealtyTrac revealed the number of U.S. foreclosure filings was down 20 percent in the first six months of the year, and 11 percent from the first six months of 2015.

Foreclosure activity in the U.S. has fallen to its lowest level in 40 months, according to ""RealtyTrac. The average timeframe from initial default notice to REO in New Jersey and New York was over.

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Foreclosure activity in Southwest Florida had dropped to its lowest level in a decade until Hurricane Irma came along. also known as lis pendens, jumped 33 percent over the year and 23 percent from.

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A steep decline in the number of foreclosure filings in Ohio last month helped drive down U.S. foreclosure activity to its lowest level in more than a decade, according to figures released today.

New York providing grants to boost zombie property law compliance GSEs transfer $5.5B of credit risk in 1Q: FHFA The FHFA reveals the total amount of credit risk the GSEs have transferred since initiating its CRT programs in 2013. An FHFA report crunched the numbers since the GSEs initiated their CRT.The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is making $13 million in grants to municipalities across New York to help them address housing vacancy and blight, with an emphasis on "zombie" property prevention and enforcement. Zombies are homes abandoned by owners under the threat of foreclosure but for which the process has yet to be completed.

Foreclosure Activity Down 20 Percent First 6. – Think Realty – June Foreclosure Activity Drops to Lowest Level Since November 2005 There was a total of 73,828 U.S. properties with a foreclosure filing in June 2017, down 9 percent from the previous month and down 22 percent from a year ago to the lowest level since November 2005.

Foreclosure filings in the U.S. have remained below pre-recession levels for the past 18 months. Properties with foreclosure proceedings started was up 4 percent last quarter but down 19 percent from a year ago, according to a Thursday news release from Attom Data Solutions, a national property database.

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