Top 10 states for foreclosure in April
Foreclosure filings declined by 7.38% nationally from March to April. But these states had the highest rates of foreclosure last month, according to RealtyTrac, a California-based firm that tracks the numbers. Nationally, 1 in every 1,315 housing units received a foreclosure filing last month.
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- 1States: According to RealtyTrac, these states had the highest rates of foreclosure in April.
- 2Ratio of foreclosures: Ratio is based on the total number of properties entered into RealtyTrac's database during the year, broken out by type of filing.
- 3Rates: Average interest rate charged in the state for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage based on Bankrate.com's May 18, 2016, overnight averages.