According to foreclosure data complied by RealtyTrac and covering February 2011, Wisconsin had the 10th highest number of foreclosures and the 12th highest foreclosure rate in the country. In February, there were 4,478 foreclosures in the state and 225,101 in the country.
Wisconsin and the other states included in the top 10 states with the highest number of foreclosures made up 70 percent of the nation’s foreclosures in February 2011. Nationwide, one in 577 homes in the country faced foreclosure. In Wisconsin, one in every 578 housing units faced foreclosure.
Nationwide foreclosures reached a 36-month low, with the number of foreclosures being the lowest since February 2008. Nevada had the highest number of foreclosures in the country with one in every 119 units being foreclosed.
If you are seeking experienced legal representation to help defend against a foreclosure, contact the Milwaukee foreclosure defense lawyers of DeLadurantey Law Office, LLC at 414-377-0518 to set up an appointment to meet with us today.