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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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Bank Repossessions Increased in St. Louis Last Month

Bank repossessions of homes in St. Louis shot up 30 percent last month, while nationwide they fell one percent.

11/14/2013

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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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1 in 4 St. Louis Homeowners Underwater on their Mortgages

The number of local homeowners who are still underwater on their mortgages remains high, but there is some light at the end of the tunnel.

09/05/2013

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Area Housing Improves; Underwater Homes Remain High

A new study from RealtyTrac shows 29 percent of mortgage holders here are underwater. That’s higher than the national average of 26 percent.

08/20/2013

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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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Good/Bad News for Foreclosure Sales in St. Louis

While the sales of foreclosed upon homes are dropping across the United States just released figures show that Missouri is bucking the trend.

05/30/2013

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Illinois Home Foreclosurers Up

RealtyTrac says the increase in many states likely is due to lenders resolving paperwork processing problems that had delayed many foreclosures.

11/10/2011

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Illinois Foreclosures Fell in 1st Quarter

Ilinois home foreclosure activity fell almost 28 percent in the first quarter of 2011 compared to the same period last year.

04/14/2011

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