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Illinois Tops The Nation For Home Foreclosures

The state of Illinois now claims an unenviable distinction – it now leads the nation in home foreclosures.

WBBM Newsradio–09/13/2012

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Report: Illinois Has Nation’s Fifth Highest Foreclosure Rate

New figures suggest lenders are catching up on Chicago-area home foreclosures after last year’s robo-signing scandal forestalled some of them.

WBBM Newsradio–06/14/2012

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Foreclosures Down From January, Up From Last Year

Home foreclosures in Illinois were down last month compared with January, but up significantly from the year before.

WBBM Newsradio–03/15/2012

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Illinois Ranked 7th Worst State For Foreclosures

Illinois has found its way onto the list of the top 10 states with the highest foreclosure rates.

WBBM Newsradio–02/16/2012

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Illinois Home Foreclosures Rise Nearly 10 Percent In October

Illinois home foreclosure activity rose 9.7 percent in October compared to the previous month.

11/10/2011

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Report: Foreclosed Homes Account For A Third Of All Sales

The latest figures from RealtyTrac show that in Illinois and nationwide, foreclosed homes now account for about a third of all home sales.

WBBM Newsradio–08/25/2011

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Foreclosures Down, But Housing Market Isn’t Recovering

Home foreclosures in Illinois and nationally dropped nearly 30 percent in the first half of this year. But the experts say it’s not because of an improving housing market.

07/14/2011

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Experts: Drop In Foreclosures Doesn’t Tell Whole Story

Foreclosures are at the lowest level since 2006, but that doesn’t really tell the story.

WBBM Newsradio–06/16/2011

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Home Foreclosures Dropping In Illinois

The latest housing figures appear encouraging, both in Illinois and nationwide.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2011

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Illinois Beats Michigan…In Foreclosures

The Land of Lincoln surpassed Michigan in property foreclosures, tallying 151,304 filings to Michigan’s 135,874.

01/13/2011

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Unemployment Seen As Reason For Gloomy Housing Forecast

There’s a gloomy forecast today about the housing market.

WBBM Newsradio–12/08/2010

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Foreclosures Up 35 Percent In Chicago

New data suggest the Chicago suburbs are heading for more empty homes as a consequence of the foreclosure crisis.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2010

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Foreclosures In 3 Suburban Counties Are State’s Highest

One in every 139 U.S. housing units received a foreclosure filing during the 3rd quarter.

10/15/2010