Foreclosures in 2011 to break last year’s record: RealtyTrac

In 2010, 2.9 million properties received foreclosure filings — an increase of 2 percent from 2009 and 23 percent from 2008, according to data from the website RealtryTrac. The figures would have.

A record. a foreclosure notice last year. Banks took possession of a record number of homes. But "as bad as those numbers were, the truth of the matter is, they should have been much worse," says.

1.5 million homes in foreclosure in ’09 Homeowners fell behind on mortgage payments in record numbers during the first six months of 2009. The future doesn’t look much better.

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 · "We believe we’re going to see an abnormally high growth of foreclosure activity in the first quarter and we do expect that 2011 will be another record year for foreclosure activity and bank.