On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 94.7 FM Central Wisconsin 102.9 FM Wausau, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
37° Feels Like: 28°
Wind: NE 16 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Rain/Wind 41°

Tonight

Rain 36°

Tomorrow

PM Showers/Wind 57°

Alerts

Milwaukee, suburbs see falling foreclosure rates

by
Foreclosure
Foreclosure

MILWAUKEE, WI (WTAQ) - Foreclosure rates continue to go down in Wisconsin’s most populous area.

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s review of court records shows that 707 new foreclosure cases were filed in February in seven southeastern counties.

That’s 28% less than the same month a year ago.

Last February, there was just short of a-thousand new cases that sought home foreclosures in Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Washington, Waukesha, Walworth, Racine, and Kenosha counties.

For the first two months of the New Year, lenders filed just over 1,400 total cases in the seven counties – almost 29% fewer than at the start of 2012.

Comments