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Mark Fleming

Foreclosure Inventory Drops by More Than 30 Percent Year-Over-Year in December

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CoreLogic has released its December National Foreclosure Report, which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and the national foreclosure inventory. According to CoreLogic, there were 620,111 completed foreclosures across the country in 2013 compared to 820,498 in 2012, a decrease of 24 percent. For the month of December, there were 45,000 completed foreclosures, down from 52,000 in December 2012, a year-over-year decrease of 14 percent. On a month-over-month basis, completed foreclosures decreased 4.1 percent, from 47,000 reported in November 2013.Click to continue

Completed Foreclosures Drop 25.6 Percent Monthly in October

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CoreLogic has released its October National Foreclosure Report which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and the national foreclosure inventory, which found that there were 48,000 completed foreclosures in the U.S. in October 2013, down from 68,000 in October 2012, a year-over-year decrease of 30 percent. On a month-over-month basis, completed foreclosures decreased 25.6 percent, from 64,000 reported in September.Click to continue

Foreclosures Dip 39 Percent Year-Over-Year in September

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CoreLogic has released its September National Foreclosure Report which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and the national foreclosure inventory finding that in September, there were 51,000 completed foreclosures in the U.S., down from 84,000 in September 2012, a year-over-year decrease of 39 percent. On a month-over-month basis, completed foreclosures were virtually unchanged, decreasing 0.7 percent, from 51,000 reported in August.Click to continue

Foreclosures Drop 25 Percent Year-Over-Year in July

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CoreLogic released its July National Foreclosure Report which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and the national foreclosure inventory. According to CoreLogic, there were 49,000 completed foreclosures in the U.S. in July 2013, down from 65,000 in July 2012, a year-over-year decrease of 25 percent. On a month-over-month basis, completed foreclosures decreased 8.6 percent from the 53,000 reported in June.Click to continue

Foreclosures Nationwide Drop 20 Percent Year-Over-Year in June

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CoreLogic has released its June National Foreclosure Report which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and the national foreclosure inventory. According to CoreLogic, there were 55,000 completed foreclosures in the U.S. in June 2013, down from 68,000 in June 2012, a year-over-year decrease of 20 percent. On a month-over-month basis, completed foreclosures increased 2.5 percent from the 53,000 reported in May.Click to continue

Shadow Inventory Down 18 Percent Year-Over-Year

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CoreLogic released its May National Foreclosure Report with a supplement featuring quarterly shadow inventory data as of April 2013. There were 52,000 completed foreclosures in the U.S. in May 2013, down from 71,000 in May 2012, a year-over-year decrease of 27 percent. On a month-over-month basis, completed foreclosures increased 3.5 percent, from 50,000 in April 2013 to the May level of 52,000. Current residential shadow inventory as of April 2013 was under two million units, representing a supply of 5.3 months.Click to continue

Home Prices See Largest Monthly Rise in Seven Years

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CoreLogic released its May CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI) report. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 12.2 percent on a year-over-year basis in May 2013 compared to May 2012. This change represents the biggest year-over-year increase since February 2006 and the 15th consecutive monthly increase in home prices nationally. On a month-over-month basis, including distressed sales, home prices increased by 2.6 percent in May 2013 compared to April 2013.Click to continue

Nearly 850,000 Return to Positive Equity in Q1

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CoreLogic released new analysis showing approximately 850,000 more residential properties returned to a state of positive equity during the first quarter of 2013, and the total number of mortgaged residential properties with equity currently stands at 39 million. The analysis shows that 9.7 million, or 19.8 percent of all residential properties with a mortgage, were still in negative equity at the end of the first quarter of 2013 with a total value of $580 billion.Click to continue

Home Prices Rise 12.1 Percent Year-Over-Year in April

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CoreLogic released its April CoreLogic HPI report. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 12.1 percent on a year-over-year basis in April 2013 compared to April 2012. This change represents the biggest year-over-year increase since February 2006 and the 14th consecutive monthly increase in home prices nationally. On a month-over-month basis, including distressed sales, home prices increased by 3.2 percent in April 2013 compared to March 2013.Click to continue

Shadow of Foreclosure Continues to Fade Nationwide

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CoreLogic released its April National Foreclosure Report which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and the national foreclosure inventory. According to CoreLogic, there were 52,000 completed foreclosures in the U.S. in April 2013, down from 62,000 in April 2012, a year-over-year decrease of 16 percent. On a month-over-month basis, completed foreclosures remained flat at 52,000, the same number reported for March 2013.Click to continue