2015 DFW home foreclosure filings down almost 20 percent2015 DFW home foreclosure filings down almost 20 percenthttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=20692015-01-06T10:44:00Z2015-01-06T06:52:00Z

DALLAS-FORT WORTH - January foreclosure filings are down almost 20 percent from a year ago, according to the latest data from Foreclosure Listing Service.

Lenders have scheduled 1,676 properties for forced sale in the four-county area, the Addison-based foreclosure tracking firm reports.

January’s foreclosure filings were up from December and were the highest one-month total since early in 2014. However, the rate of foreclosures is still dramatically lower than in recent years.

For all of 2014, home foreclosure filings in the DFW area were down 26 percent to the lowest level in 13 years.

Looking at January’s postings, the biggest declines from 2014 levels were in Denton County (down 31 percent) and Tarrant County (down 20 percent).

Foreclosure filings were down 18 percent in Collin County from January 2014 and down 16 percent in Dallas County.

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