Trulia: Housing Recovery Nears Halfway Mark

The housing market recovery is nearly halfway to a normal real estate market. At least, according to Trulia and their Housing Barometer. October had the largest increase since Trulia began tracking recovery a year and a half ago. All three levels (delinquency and foreclosure rates, existing home sales, and construction) that the Housing Barometer tracks …

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Loan Performance Improves, Foreclosure Starts Down, LPS Reports

Across the board, loan performance improved for February, and foreclosure starts were down compared to the month before in January, according to a report from LPS Applied Analytics. Despite the decrease in foreclosure starts, foreclosure inventory still remains near historic highs, while delinquency rates are at their lowest level since August 2008, LPS reported. Foreclosure …

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