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Harris County foreclosures drop 42 percentHarris County foreclosures drop 42 percenthttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=81942013-02-20T11:50:00Z2013-02-19T00:00:00Z

HARRIS COUNTY - Harris County Trustees foreclosed on 613 properties in February 2013, a 42.0 percent drop from the 1,065 posted in February 2012, according to Foreclosure Information & Listing Service (FLS).

Foreclosure postings totaled 2,145 in February 2013, a 39.5 percent decline from the 3,547 posted in February 2012 and the lowest level since 2008.

For the 12 months ending February 2013, foreclosures totaled 9,018, a 21.7 percent decline from the 11,512 foreclosures during the same period in 2012.

There were 31,803 postings during the 12 months ending February 2013, a 24.1 percent decrease from the 41,902 postings during the same period last year.

This is the lowest 12-month total of foreclosures since October 2006 and the lowest 12-month total of postings since March 2009.

  Feb. 2013 Feb. 2012 Change
Postings 2,145 3,547 -39.5%
Foreclosures 618 1,065 -42.0%


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