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St. Louis Sees Less Foreclosures But More Homeowners Underwater

New figures released this morning bring mixed news for the St. Louis housing market.

09/11/2014

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Report: 1 in 4 St. Louis Homeowners Underwater

RealtyTrac reports that nationally, 17 percent of homeowners still owe more than their home is worth. In St. Louis, that number is 23 percent.

07/17/2014

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Foreclosures Down 5 Percent Nationally, 55 Percent in St. Louis

An expert says it’s because home values are recovering, so even those who’re having trouble have a better shot at refinancing or selling.

06/10/2014

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Report: St. Louis Housing Market Behind the Rest of the Country

The latest figures from RealtyTrac show a 9 percent drop in underwater homeowners nationally in the last year, but only a two percent drop in St. Louis.

04/17/2014

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St. Louis Sees Spike in Foreclosures this Month, But Experts Aren’t Worried

The number of homes being foreclosed on in the St. Louis area are down, with one exception: those in the final stage of foreclosure.

10/10/2013

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Fed Delays Taper, Good News for Homebuyers

Mortgage rates have risen in the past few months putting a slight crinkle in the slowly improving St. Louis market.

09/18/2013

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St. Louis Home Sales Up, Housing Prices Down

RealtyTrac Vice President Daren Blomquist says that while local sales increased nine percent in June over last year, sale prices here decreased by eight percent.

07/25/2013

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