Top 10 states for foreclosure: December 2011

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Live in one of these 10 states? According to RealtyTrac, a California-based firm that tracks foreclosures, your state had one of the highest rates of foreclosure in December. Nationally, 1 in every 634 housing units received a foreclosure filing last month.