Illinois Q3 Foreclosures Up 31-Percent Over 2011
That represents one in every 126 housing units - the fourth-highest rate in the nation. That rate is almost 4 percent higher than in the second quarter of this year. On a monthly basis, Illinois foreclosures dropped 20 percent in September compared to August. Filings include default notices, auction-sale notices and bank repossessions.
Florida had the nation's highest third-quarter foreclosure rate - one in every 117 housing units. Arizona and California also have foreclosure rates higher than Illinois. Nationally, third-quarter foreclosure activity fell 13 percent compared to 2011.
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