Latest News

RealtyTrac: New York State February 2014 total foreclosures down in February, up from a year ago

Mar 14, 2014
In its U.S. Foreclosures Market Report for February 2014, which reports default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions, RealtyTrac Inc. reported New York State had 3,747 total foreclosures, a 2.09-percent decrease from January but an 8.11-percent increase from the same time last year. 

New York State ranks 30 out of all 50 states for monthly total foreclosure filings. One in every 2,162 housing units in New York State received a foreclosure filing in February.

Foreclosure filings were reported nationally on 112,498 U.S. properties in February. This is a decrease of 9.58 percent from January and is down 27.08 percent from February 2013. Nationally, one in every 1,170 housing units received a foreclosure filing. 

To read the entire RealtyTrac press release, click here

For more statistics and trends from RealtyTrac, click here
Featured Content

NYS home sales post second-highest May total

Homebuyer activity remained strong in May, driving the New York State housing market to the second-highest sales total for the month with 10,348 closings. May 2018 closed sales were 8.6 percent lower than the record of 11,322 set in May 2017. The median sales price growth trend continued, increasing by 11.5 percent compared to last May, ending the month at $262,000. Click here to read more.