Midstate foreclosures fall in June
Lebanon County was the June leader in the clubhouse for lowest foreclosure rate at 1.86 percent, dropping from 2.21 percent in June 2012, according to California-based CoreLogic.
Lancaster County was second at 1.88 percent, which was down from 2.13 percent last June, while Harrisburg-Carlisle’s foreclosure rate was 1.94 percent for the month. That was down from 2.17 percent in the same month a year ago, according to CoreLogic.
The last time those three metropolitan areas were under 2 percent in a month was February 2012, according to CoreLogic.
Meanwhile, York-Hanover posted a rate of 2.79 percent, a decrease from 3.26 percent in June 2012.
The midstate also saw a drop in 90-day mortgage delinquency rates.
Lancaster County was No. 1 at 3.65 percent, which was down from 3.82 percent in June 2012. Lebanon County was second at 4.38 percent compared with 4.51 percent, while Harrisburg-Carlisle and York-Hanover came in at 4.41 percent compared with 4.32 percent and 5.98 percent compared with 6.13 percent, respectively.