Top foreclosure states Sept. 2012: Illinois
Live in Illinois? According to RealtyTrac, a California-based firm that tracks foreclosures, your state had one of the highest rates of foreclosure in September. Nationally, 1 in every 730 housing units received a foreclosure filing in September 2012.
Illinois: 1 in every 376 housing units received a foreclosure filing.
Nationally: 1 in every 730
Illinois average foreclosure sales price: $122,937
National average foreclosure sales price: $194,681