Posted by: Marvin Remmich | April 12, 2012

RealtyTrac Reports Foreclosure Filings Down, Foreclosure Timelines Up

Foreclosure filings – default notices, scheduled auctions, and bank repossessions – were reported on 572,928 properties during the 2012 first quarter, down 2 percent from the previous quarter and down 16 percent from the first quarter of 2011, according to RealtyTrac’s U.S. Foreclosure Market report. Also, the number of days it took to foreclose on properties in the first quarter took longer, averaging 370 days, up from 348 days in the previous quarter and the highest average number of days going back to the first quarter of 2007.

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