Quick facts on forclosures fom CoreLogic
- Servicers completed 69,000 foreclosures in January, a 6% increase from December. Compared to January 2010, though, completed foreclosures fell 14%.
- Over the past 12 months 860,128 homes have been lost to foreclosure with California leading the way (155,000), followed by Florida (86,000), Arizona (65,000), Michigan (65,000) and Texas (57,000). The five account for 49.7% of all completed foreclosures nationally.
- The five states with the lowest foreclosure rates were: Wyoming (0.7%), Alaska (0.8%), North Dakota (0.8%), Nebraska (1.1%) and Texas (1.3%).