Foreclosure Filings Increase

Nationwide, foreclosure filings rose 14% in December over November, the first monthly increase since foreclosures peaked last July. Foreclosure filings for the fourth quarter of 2009 were 18% above those for the same quarter in 2008.

Here in Kansas, 9,056 properties had filings of some sort placed upon them, an increase of 45.6% over 2008.

Nevertheless, this interactive graphic from USA Today, using statistics derived from RealtyTrac, demonstrates how comparatively fortunate Kansas is when contrasted to a host of other states.

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Published in: on January 15, 2010 at 2:59 pm  Leave a Comment  

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