Thu., May 17, 2012 7:05am
In Georgia, bank repossessions, auctions and default notices jumped 22 percent from April 2011. And the state still has the fifth highest foreclosure rate in the nation.
Thu., April 12, 2012 10:00am
For the first quarter this year, Georgia had more than 34,000 foreclosure filings. That means one in every 119 homes in the state has a filing now. Both numbers are in the top 10 in the nation.
Thu., January 12, 2012 11:07am
About 1.9 million homes entered the foreclosure process in 2011, the lowest level since 2007 when the recession began, according to a report Thursday by the foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac Inc. The listing firm anticipates that 2012's foreclosure rate will be higher than last year's, but will remain below the peak of 2010.