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  • A foreclosed house with a sale-pending sign is shown in Tigard, Ore., in March 2011. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

    Fewer U.S. homes repossessed by banks in 2012

    Lenders took possession of fewer U.S. homes in 2012 than a year earlier, as the pace of new homes entering the path to foreclosure slowed and banks increasingly opted to allow troubled borrowers to sell their homes for less than what they owed on their mortgage.

  • A foreclosed house with a sale-pending sign is shown in Tigard, Ore., in March 2011. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

    Foreclosure filings hit 5-year low in September

    U.S. foreclosure filings dropped to a five-year low in September as fewer homes were on track to be seized by lenders.

  • ** FILE ** A foreclosed house with a sale-pending sign is shown in Tigard, Ore., in March 2011. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

    Some states see spike in foreclosures

    Foreclosure activity surged last month across about half of the nation's states, as banks tackled a backlog of homes with mortgages that had gone unpaid yet remained in limbo because of delays stemming from foreclosure-abuse claims.

  • **FILE** Sheila Lloyd (right), who is facing foreclosure, stands March 24, 2011, outside City Hall in Philadelphia. (Associated Press)

    U.S. foreclosure rate lowest since pre-recession

    About 1.9 million homes entered the foreclosure process in 2011, the lowest level since 2007 when the recession began, according to a report Thursday by the foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac Inc.

  • A new home under construction displays a sale sign on Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, in Springfield, Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

    Foreclosures make up 31% of 2Q home sales

    Foreclosures made up roughly one-third of all home sales this spring. While that's a smaller share of sales from the previous quarter, it's six times the percentage of foreclosures in a healthy housing market.

  • ** FILE ** A foreclosed home is shown on Pine Island in Lee County, Fla., in November 2010. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

    Discount for foreclosed homes widened in 2010

    The gap between the average sale price of a foreclosed home and that of other properties grew wider last year, giving homebuyers who snapped up bank-owned homes big discounts.

  • In this Jan. 10, 2011, photo, a man walks past the office of Girouard Properties, which specializes in residential re-sale of single family homes and condominiums/townhomes, in San Mateo, Calif. Lenders are poised to take back more homes this year than any other since the foreclosure crisis started in 2006, says industry tracker RealtyTrac Inc. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

    Banks repossessed million homes in 2010

    Lenders are poised to take back more homes this year than any other since the U.S. housing meltdown began in 2006. About 5 million borrowers are at least two months behind on their mortgages and more will miss payments as they struggle with job losses and loans worth more than their home's value, industry analysts forecast.

  • A bank has foreclosed on this home in Palo Alto, Calif. Nearly 528,000 homes were taken over by lenders in the first six months of 2010. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

    Home foreclosures on track to hit 1M in 2010

    More than 1 million American households are likely to lose their homes to foreclosure this year as lenders work their way through a huge backlog of borrowers who have fallen behind on their loans.

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