Top foreclosure states Aug. 2012: California
Live in California? According to RealtyTrac, a California-based firm that tracks foreclosures, your state had one of the highest rates of foreclosure in August. Nationally, 1 in every 681 housing units received a foreclosure filing in August 2012.
California: 1 in every 340 housing units received a foreclosure filing.
Nationally: 1 in every 681
California average foreclosure sales price: $263,058
National average foreclosure sales price: $189,103