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RealtyTrac: New York State January 2015 total foreclosures fall from December, rise from year-ago levels

Feb 12, 2015
In its U.S. Foreclosure Market Report for January 2015, which reports default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions, RealtyTrac reported that New York State had 4,005 total foreclosures, a 14.09-percent decrease from December, but a 4.65-percent increase from the same time last year.

New York State ranks 30 out of all 50 states in monthly total foreclosure filings. One in every 2,026 housing units in New York State received a foreclosure filing in January. 

Foreclosure filings were reported nationally on 119,888 U.S. properties in January. This is 4.96 percent above December’s totals but 3.64 percent lower than January 2014. Nationally, one in every 1,102 housing units received a foreclosure filing. 

To read the entire RealtyTrac press release, click here.

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