Foreclosures are Leaving the Scene

The World Property Channel reports according to CoreLogic’s latest report, the foreclosure rate fell by 17 percent Oct. 2011 to Oct. 2012, from 70,000 down to 58,000; the Sept. drop was from 77,000, a 25 percent fall. By comparison, completed foreclosures averaged 21,000 from 2000-2006. 1.3 million homes, 3.2 percent of all homes with mortgages are in some stage of foreclosure as of Oct. 2012, a decrease from the 1.5 million or 3.6 percent from Oct. 2011. MHProNews has leaned it fell 1.3 percent from Sept. to Oct. 2012. “As a result of completed foreclosures and alternative disposition methods, the foreclosure inventory has declined by 9 percent year-to-date. This is good news for housing markets as we look forward to 2013,” said Mark Fleming, chief economist for CoreLogic.

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