Housing Slump: Foreclosure Activity Jumps In Austin, Miami, San Diego and Seattle

ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, released its January 2019 foreclosure activity (State/MSA/County/ZIP and City code data available). Nationally there were a total of 56,251 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in January 2019, up 8 percent from the previous month but down 19 percent from a year ago — the 7th consecutive month with a year-over-year decrease in foreclosure activity and a foreclosure rate of one in every 2,407 U.S. housing units with a foreclosure filing.