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CNNMoney: New foreclosures jump 9% in second quarterupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 05:21:00

Foreclosures showed few signs of slowing during the first half of the year, with a sharp increase in new filings occurring during the second quarter.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures fall to lowest level since 2007updated: Thu May 17 2012 11:18:00

Foreclosure filings in April fell for the third straight month to the lowest level since July 2007.

CNNMoney: Flood of foreclosures to hit the housing marketupdated: Fri Apr 13 2012 05:33:00

The golden age for foreclosure squatters may soon be coming to an end now that the $26 billion mortgage settlement has been approved.

CNNMoney: Million-dollar foreclosures rise as rich walk awayupdated: Thu Feb 23 2012 10:09:00

Five years after the housing bubble burst, America's wealthiest families are now losing their homes to foreclosure at a faster rate than the rest of the country -- and many of them are doing so voluntarily.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures made up 20% of home sales in 3Qupdated: Thu Jan 26 2012 05:38:00

Sales of homes in foreclosure comprised 20% of all U.S. residential sales during the third quarter, according to RealtyTrac.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: America's hardest hit neighborhoodsupdated: Mon Jan 23 2012 05:23:00

The housing collapse has dramatically changed the nation's foreclosure landscape.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures fall to lowest level since 2007updated: Thu Jan 12 2012 08:18:00

Foreclosure filings and repossessions fell to their lowest level since 2007 last year.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures fall, but outlook isn't brightupdated: Thu Dec 15 2011 05:30:00

Foreclosure filings may have fallen in November but the number of homes scheduled for bank auctions grew significantly, indicating that a new wave of foreclosures are set to take place in the New Year.

CNNMoney: Fannie Mae, banks halt foreclosures for the holidaysupdated: Thu Dec 01 2011 16:11:00

Happy holidays struggling homeowners! Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and several large mortgage lenders have pledged not to foreclose on delinquent borrowers during the Christmas season.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures on the rise againupdated: Thu Nov 10 2011 05:42:00

The number of foreclosures climbed in October, as mortgage lenders started to work through the paperwork problems that had delayed new filings for much of the last year.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures continue to plague housing marketupdated: Thu Oct 13 2011 05:41:00

Foreclosures continued to plague the U.S. housing market last quarter, while a a growing backlog has caused the length of the foreclosure process to drag on and on.

CNNMoney: Shadow inventory improves but still threatens housing recoveryupdated: Mon Aug 22 2011 06:58:00

An ominous cloud is hanging over the housing market: Millions of distressed properties could be put up for sale at any moment, potentially adding to the glut of unsold homes that are already on the market and depressing home prices even further.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures fall for 10th straight monthupdated: Thu Aug 11 2011 11:08:00

Foreclosure filings dropped once again in July, hitting their lowest level since November 2007, as processing delays and foreclosure prevention measures enabled a larger number of delinquent borrowers to remain in their homes.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures fall in most U.S. citiesupdated: Thu Jul 28 2011 08:46:00

Foreclosures declined in more than 84% of U.S. metro areas during the first half of the year, according to the latest report from RealtyTrac, an online marketer of foreclosed properties. But that doesn't mean these markets are staging a turnaround.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures plunge in first half of 2011updated: Thu Jul 14 2011 07:56:00

Foreclosure filings fell dramatically during the first half of the year as processing delays at the banks, which are strapped with excess inventory of repossessed homes, continued to skew the numbers -- and falsely raise hopes that the housing market is staging a recovery.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures off 30% this yearupdated: Thu Apr 14 2011 05:27:00

On the surface, the foreclosure crisis seems to be easing. The number of foreclosure notices filed during the first three months of 2011 fell 27% compared with the first quarter of 2010, according to a report from RealtyTrac released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures plunge 27% - biggest drop on recordupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 12:40:00

Is our long national foreclosure nightmare ending?

CNNMoney: Foreclosures make up 26% of home salesupdated: Thu Feb 24 2011 05:06:00

Home prices are down but sales are up, somewhat contradictory trends.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures are falling - but it's a fake outupdated: Thu Feb 10 2011 12:14:00

Foreclosure filings plunged in January, but don't shake those pom-poms yet. It's strictly a fake out.

CNNMoney: Las Vegas: Still the foreclosure kingupdated: Thu Jan 27 2011 06:04:00

Las Vegas is once again the foreclosure king.

CNNMoney: 1 million homes repossessed in 2010updated: Thu Jan 13 2011 10:05:00

Foreclosures were at a record high in 2010, and more than 1 million people lost their homes, even as notices started leveling off during the end year.

CNNMoney: Record plunge in foreclosures, thanks to robo-signersupdated: Thu Dec 16 2010 05:38:00

The number of foreclosure notices filed in November plunged 21%, the biggest month-over-month drop ever recorded by RealtyTrac, the online foreclosure marketer. Filings fell 14% compared with November 2009.

CNNMoney: Buy a foreclosure - save 30% on the priceupdated: Thu Dec 02 2010 10:39:00

Foreclosed properties are selling at a discount that can only be described as HUGE!

CNNMoney: Houses-for-sale measure lifted by foreclosuresupdated: Mon Nov 22 2010 10:25:00

There's a large number of homes, either already repossessed by lenders or very seriously delinquent, that are poised to be added to the already glutted supply of homes on the market.

CNNMoney: Repossessions fall 9% thanks to foreclosure freezeupdated: Thu Nov 11 2010 09:36:00

Foreclosures fell in October, but it's not because fewer people are losing their homes. Instead, the market is seeing a temporary stay from banks freezing foreclose auctions to review loan documents.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure auctions hit record as document crisis unfoldsupdated: Thu Oct 14 2010 12:45:00

Bank repossessions and foreclosure auctions hit record levels in the third quarter, RealtyTrac said on Thursday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure freeze shakes battered home marketupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 18:50:00

Get ready for a bumpy ride in the housing market.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure rates hold steadyupdated: Thu Sep 16 2010 08:34:00

The foreclosure crisis has entered a new phase: The number of properties entering the foreclosure process has dropped, and now nearly matches the number of repossessions.

CNNMoney: Fastest growing counties in the U.S.updated: Wed Jun 16 2010 07:04:00

The fastest growing large county in the United States is not in a trendy Sun Belt state. It's in Illinois, a member in good standing of the Rust Belt.

CNNMoney: Banks seizing more foreclosed homesupdated: Thu Jun 10 2010 14:33:00

Banks are seizing more foreclosed homes even as the number of people falling behind on their mortgages is declining.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures plateau - finally. Repossessions soarupdated: Thu May 13 2010 13:50:00

The foreclosure plague may have finally reached its peak in April 2010 -- but don't expect delinquency statistics to plummet anytime soon.

CNNMoney: States have radical ideas to stop foreclosureupdated: Wed May 12 2010 05:15:00

The Obama administration is giving 10 states a total of $2.1 billion to come up with innovative ways to stem the foreclosure crisis. They are charged with finding solutions for the unemployed and underwater -- two groups typically shut out of loan modifications.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure easing in big cities but still spreadingupdated: Thu Apr 29 2010 12:10:00

Foreclosure filings declined in more than half of the country's worst-hit spots in the first three months of 2010. But that doesn't mean the healing has begun.

CNNMoney: Just when you thought it was safe: Foreclosures spikeupdated: Tue Apr 20 2010 14:58:00

The housing market has seen some positive signs recently, such as stabilizing home prices and increased sales, but foreclosures continue to haunt the market.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures leveling offupdated: Thu Mar 11 2010 12:04:00

The national foreclosure rate fell 2% in February from a month earlier, according to an industry report released Thursday, the latest sign that the pace of foreclosures is slowing.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures drop in January - but don't get excitedupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 10:44:00

First, the good news: Foreclosure filings dropped nearly 10% between December and January.

CNNMoney: Las Vegas: Most foreclosures of any city in 2009updated: Thu Jan 28 2010 05:55:00

Cities in the so-called Sand States dominated the foreclosure rankings in 2009, with the 20 worst-hit metro areas residing in Nevada, Florida, California and Arizona.

CNNMoney: Record 3 million households hit with foreclosure in 2009updated: Thu Jan 14 2010 06:07:00

Almost 3 million homeowners received at least one foreclosure filing during 2009, setting a new record for the number of people falling behind on their mortgage payments.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure plague slowing: Filings fall 8%updated: Thu Dec 10 2009 07:18:00

Foreclosure filings fell by 8% in November, making it the fourth consecutive month of improvement in the housing market.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: 'Tide may be turning'updated: Thu Nov 12 2009 10:44:00

Could the foreclosure plague be ending?

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: Worst-hit citiesupdated: Wed Oct 28 2009 11:14:00

While foreclosure rates are easing in some of the hardest-hit cities, the crisis is beginning to expand into new metro areas.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: 'Worst three months of all time'updated: Thu Oct 15 2009 07:34:00

Despite concerted government-led and lender-supported efforts to prevent foreclosures, the number of filings hit a record high in the third quarter, according to a report issued Thursday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: The struggle continuesupdated: Thu Sep 10 2009 11:51:00

The foreclosure crisis grinds on amid signs of hope.

CNNMoney: Repossessions drop, but mortgage payments lagupdated: Thu Sep 10 2009 07:49:00

Substantially fewer homes were repossessed in August than in July, but just as many Americans were behind on their mortgage payments, according to a report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure plague: No cure yetupdated: Thu Aug 13 2009 07:33:00

The foreclosure plague continued to devastate last month.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: How bad is your city?updated: Thu Jul 30 2009 03:42:00

Sun Belt cities dominated the list of metro areas with the biggest foreclosure problems during the first six months of 2009.

CNNMoney: 1.5 million homes in foreclosure in '09updated: Thu Jul 16 2009 14:31:00

The foreclosure plague is not going away -- it's only getting worse.

CNNMoney: May foreclosures fall - but still highupdated: Thu Jun 11 2009 09:01:00

Lenders filed fewer foreclosure notices in May, but the total number of filings was still the third-highest monthly total on record.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: 'April was a shocker'updated: Wed May 13 2009 17:11:00

Foreclosures in April exceeded even March's blistering pace with a record 342,000 homes receiving notices of default, auction notices or undergoing bank repossessions, according to a regular industry report.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures hit a record highupdated: Wed May 13 2009 11:55:00

Foreclosures are still hitting record highs according to an industry report out today.

CNNMoney: Las Vegas tops foreclosure listupdated: Wed Apr 22 2009 09:47:00

The 26 cities with the highest foreclosure rate in the nation are all located in four hard-hit states, with Las Vegas topping the list, according to a report released Wednesday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure filings jump 24%updated: Thu Apr 16 2009 07:32:00

Foreclosure activity skyrocketed in March and the first quarter of 2009 to their highest levels on record as banks lifted moratoria on filings.

$500K homes now selling for $200,000updated: Mon Apr 13 2009 12:08:00

The two-story homes on Fir Circle in an upscale Lake Elsinore, California, neighborhood tell two stunningly different tales.

CNNMoney: Rise in foreclosures 'a shock'updated: Thu Mar 12 2009 15:28:00

The foreclosure picture suddenly darkened again in February.

Obama expected to announce foreclosure planupdated: Tue Feb 17 2009 11:11:00

President Obama on Wednesday will visit Phoenix, Arizona, one of the cities hardest hit with foreclosures, where he's expected to outline a $50 billion to $100 billion plan to help homeowners.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures eased in Januaryupdated: Thu Feb 12 2009 14:14:00

The frantic pace of foreclosures eased in January, according to a monthly report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Flood of foreclosures: It's worse than you thinkupdated: Fri Jan 23 2009 16:40:00

Housing might be in worse shape than we think.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures up a record 81% in 2008updated: Thu Jan 15 2009 03:48:00

U.S. foreclosure filings spiked by more than 81% in 2008, a record, according to a report released Thursday, and they're up 225% compared with 2006.

CNNMoney: Fannie Mae gives renters a breakupdated: Mon Dec 15 2008 15:55:00

Fannie Mae, the battered mortgage giant, has agreed to act as an interim landlord for thousands of tenants living in foreclosed homes around the country.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures dip - but hold the applauseupdated: Thu Dec 11 2008 14:48:00

Foreclosure filings dropped 7% from October to November, according a report released Thursday. But don't break out the bubbly. The tide of foreclosures may be ebbing now, but the flood isn't over yet.

CNNMoney: 85,000 homes lost in Octoberupdated: Thu Nov 13 2008 15:04:00

As government and industry scrambled to stem the housing crisis, another 84,868 homes were lost to foreclosure in October, according to a report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: Stocks give up gainsupdated: Thu Nov 13 2008 09:57:00

Wall Street gave up early gains Thursday morning, turning lower, as investors continued to worry about the depth and duration of the recession.

CNNMoney: August foreclosures hit another highupdated: Thu Sep 18 2008 15:22:00

Foreclosures hit another record high in August: 304,000 homes were in default and 91,000 families lost their houses.

CNNMoney: Nation's foreclosure plague widensupdated: Thu Aug 14 2008 09:20:00

The foreclosure juggernaut lurched forward in July as banks took back 77,295 homes - up 8% in a month and 183% in a year, a report issued Thursday shows.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure filings up 120%updated: Tue Jul 29 2008 08:12:00

As foreclosures continue to soar, 220,000 homes were lost to bank repossessions in the second quarter, according to a housing market report Friday issued by RealtyTrac.

CNNMoney: Six months, 343,000 lost homesupdated: Thu Jul 10 2008 08:27:00

The number of Americans losing their homes to foreclosure continued to soar in June, according to a report released Thursday.

Money Magazine: 3 tips on buying a foreclosed homeupdated: Mon Jun 23 2008 15:23:00

Meet the latest desperate home seller: the bank. According to RealtyTrac, lenders repossessed 197,800 homes in the first four months of 2008 vs. 90,800 in that period last year.

Time.com: US Foreclosure Filings Up 48% in Mayupdated: Fri Jun 13 2008 17:00:00

Soaring foreclosures are continuing to raise questions about the mortgage industry's claims that they are making a dent in the housing crisis

CNNMoney: 73,000 homes lost to foreclosure in Mayupdated: Fri Jun 13 2008 08:20:00

The housing crisis grew worse in May, as more than 73,000 American families lost their homes to bank repossessions, up a staggering 158% from the 28,548 households that were dispossessed in May 2007.

Renters lose in foreclosureupdated: Thu May 29 2008 10:50:00

CNN's Thelma Gutierrez reports on a disturbing foreclosure trend: renters being tossed out with no warning.

Time.com: US Foreclosures Up 65% in Aprilupdated: Wed May 14 2008 13:00:00

More U.S. homeowners fell behind on mortgage payments last month, driving the number of homes facing foreclosure up 65 percent versus the same month last year

CNNMoney: Foreclosure filings hit record in Aprilupdated: Wed May 14 2008 08:08:00

U.S. foreclosure filings reached a record high in April, rising almost 65% over the previous year and putting municipalities at risk by cutting into the value of taxed property, according to a study released Wednesday.

Time.com: US Foreclosure Filings Up 65% in Aprilupdated: Wed May 14 2008 07:00:00

More U.S. homeowners fell behind on mortgage payments last month, driving the number of homes facing foreclosure up 65% versus the same month last year and contributing to a deepening slide in home values

Time.com: First Qtr. Home Foreclosures Up 112%updated: Tue Apr 29 2008 11:00:00

The number of U.S. homes heading toward foreclosure more than doubled in the first quarter from a year earlier

CNNMoney: Foreclosures spike 112% - no end in sightupdated: Tue Apr 29 2008 09:09:00

Foreclosure filings in the first three months of 2008 rose more than 112% over last year, according to a study released Tuesday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures jump 57% in Marchupdated: Fri Apr 18 2008 15:16:00

Foreclosure filings jumped 57% in March compared with the same month last year and rose 5% versus February, as the nation's housing market continues to deteriorate.

CNNMoney: January foreclosures up 57%updated: Tue Feb 26 2008 08:40:00

Foreclosure filings nationwide soared 57% in January over the same month last year - another indication that the nation's housing woes are deepening.

CNNMoney: Rust and Sun Belt cities lead '07 foreclosuresupdated: Wed Feb 13 2008 06:18:00

Rust Belt and Sun Belt cities led the nation in metro-area foreclosure rates for 2007, according to a new report released Wednesday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures up 75% in 2007updated: Tue Jan 29 2008 10:41:00

The number of foreclosures soared in 2007, with 405,000 households losing their home, according to a report released Tuesday. That's up 51 percent from the 268,532 homes that were repossessed in 2006.

CNNMoney: November foreclosures take a dipupdated: Wed Dec 19 2007 06:26:00

A new read on foreclosure filings showed a double-digit drop for November, but don't expect the slowdown to last.

CNNMoney: October foreclosure filings surgeupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 08:00:00

Foreclosure filings have nearly doubled from a year ago and more people could lose their homes in 2008, according to a report released Thursday.

Top Tips: Mortgage forclosuresupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 08:00:00

CNN's Gerri Willis looks at how you can preserve your home's value during the current mortgage crisis.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure filings: No slowdown yetupdated: Mon Nov 19 2007 10:04:00

Three states, California, Florida and Ohio, continue to dominate new foreclosure filings, as most of the nation saw increases in the third quarter, according to a new survey.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: Moving on upupdated: Thu Nov 01 2007 06:03:00

Foreclosure filings climbed during the third quarter of 2007 with no relief in sight, according to a report released Thursday.

CNNMoney: September foreclosures fallupdated: Fri Oct 12 2007 10:05:00

The number of foreclosure filings across the country dropped in September, falling 8 percent from a 32-month high in August, according to a regular monthly survey.

Time.com: U.S. Foreclosures Double in Augustupdated: Tue Sep 18 2007 09:00:00

U.S. foreclosures last month more than doubled versus August 2006 and jumped 36 percent from July, a trend that signals more homeowners are unable to pay their mortgages

CNNMoney: Builder confidence: Bad and getting worseupdated: Tue Sep 18 2007 00:59:00

Builders say the current housing market is the weakest it's been in 16 years, but as bad as that is, their view of where the market will be in six months is even worse.

CNNMoney: August foreclosures zoomupdated: Mon Sep 17 2007 23:55:00

Late summer brought no relief from soaring foreclosures. The number of homes in some stage of default jumped 36 percent month-over-month in August, according to a regular monthly survey.

Home loan ratesupdated: Mon Sep 17 2007 23:55:00

CNN's Gerri Willis offers tips on getting the best interest rates in the uncertain mortgage market.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures: No relief in sightupdated: Tue Aug 21 2007 08:11:00

The flood of foreclosure filings showed no sign of let-up in July, according to the latest data from RealtyTrac, the online marketer of foreclosure properties.

CNNMoney: California cities fill top 10 foreclosure listupdated: Mon Aug 13 2007 23:44:00

The binge that many housing markets went on in the early- to mid-2000s is over, and some of the hottest markets like California are now experiencing the worst hangovers.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure filings skyrocketupdated: Mon Jul 30 2007 22:38:00

U.S. home foreclosure filings rose 58 percent in the first six months of the year and could surpass 2 million this year as the housing market continues to deteriorate, a report said.

Fortune: The risk in subprimeupdated: Wed Feb 28 2007 10:12:00

When a certain $126,000 subprime loan on a $696,000 house on the West Coast failed to produce a single mortgage payment, alarm bells went off at Clayton Holdings, a company that monitors credit risk.

CNNMoney: Foreclosure rates up big in Decemberupdated: Tue Jan 16 2007 16:50:00

Americans continue having difficulties paying their mortgage obligations, with December foreclosure rates above the 100,000 mark for the fifth straight month.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures spike in Octoberupdated: Fri Nov 17 2006 09:11:00

The pain continues for some hard-pressed homeowners: Foreclosure filings leaped again last month to their highest levels of the year, indicating many Americans are facing difficulties paying their mortgages.

CNNMoney: Detroit foreclosures lead nationupdated: Fri Nov 10 2006 09:22:00

Detroit led all U.S. metro areas in the percentage of homes entering foreclosure during the third quarter, at more than four times the national average, according to a report released Friday.

CNNMoney: Foreclosures spiked in Augustupdated: Wed Sep 13 2006 05:42:00

With real estate markets slowing and mortgage rates well above levels of recent years, times are getting tougher for homeowners - the number of homes entering into some stage of foreclosure is surging, according to a survey released Wednesday.

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