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Mississippi, Jackson foreclosures down in September from same month of 2013

Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased by a third of a percent for the month of September over the same period last year, new data from real estate survey firm CoreLogic shows. The rate of tardy mortgage payments also dropped in September compared to the same mont last year… CoreLogic said the rate of Jackson area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans ...

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Refinance activity strong in state as people take advantage of record low rates

The flip side of the housing bubble burst is that interest rates are as low as people are likely to see in their lifetimes. That combined with the government’s HARP II program to help distressed homeowners stay in their homes are reducing mortgage amounts, and contributing to increased revenues at banks. Regions Bank chief financial officer David Turner said the ...

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FNC index shows U.S. home prices fell in January

OXFORD — FNC’s latest Residential Price Index (RPI) indicates that U.S. residential property values declined in January, in spite of continued economic expansion and an improving job market in recent months. The latest persistent downtrends are driven primarily by conditions in the distressed market, which remains overwhelmed by the disposal of foreclosed and REO properties. Down 0.6 percent from December, ...

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Foreclosures, late mortgages declined across state in December

Foreclosure rates in Jackson and Mississippi as a whole have decreased for the month of December over the same period last year, new data from CoreLogic shows. California real estate research firm CoreLogic data reveals that the rate of Jackson area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 2.41 percent for December 2011, a decrease of 0.22 percentage points compared to ...

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Jackson sees dip in foreclosures, tardy mortgage payments

Foreclosure rates and mortgage delinquencies in Jackson have decreased for the month of November over the same period last year, newly released data from real estate research firm CoreLogic shows. CoreLogic reported the rate of Jackson area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 2.37 percent for November, compared to November of 2010 when the rate was 2.53 percent. On a ...

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Jackson foreclosures down in October, but up statewide

Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased in October from the same period last year, according to new data from CoreLogic. Statewide, however, foreclosures rates rose from 2.38 percent in October 2010 to 2.57 percent in October last year, California real estate research firm CoreLogic reported. CoreLogic said the rate of Jackson area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 2.29 percent for ...

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Report: State's foreclosure rate fell in 2011

ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — The pace of home foreclosures in Mississippi slowed substantially in 2011, following a national trend that may soon be reversed, a national foreclosure tracking firm said yesterday. Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac said that in 2011, 3,172 homes in the state were hit by some sort of foreclosure action. Those range from an initial notice of default to repossession ...

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CoreLogic survey shows Jackson foreclosures dropped in August

Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased in August over the same period last year, according to CoreLogic, a California real estate research firm. The CoreLogic data shows that the rate of Jackson area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 2.22 percent for August, a decrease of 0.06 percentage points compared to August of 2010 when the rate was 2.28 percent.. Foreclosure ...

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State's foreclosures up 27 percent over prior quarter

ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — Nearly 600 Mississippi homeowners reached the end of the line during the third quarter, losing their homes to foreclosure. That’s according to Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac, which tracks foreclosure actions nationwide. RealtyTrac said 1,069 properties were targeted for some sort of foreclosure action from July through September. Of those, lending institutions took back 583 and the other 486 ...

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Public land in Delta impacted by river flood

Every year, hunters flock to the Delta to take advantage of some of the best public hunting land in the state offered by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks’ wildlife management areas (WMAs) and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s Theodore Roosevelt National Wildlife Refuge Complex. This year, however, hunters are wondering if they should find somewhere else ...

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