Atlanta Ranked 35th in Foreclosures

Foreclosures in Atlanta

Atlanta Foreclosures

Atlanta ranked 35th in foreclosures for the first half of 2009, according to an article in the Atlanta Business Chronicle.  There were 42,799 foreclosure filings in through June 2009, which was an 11.5 percent increase over the same period in 2008.

Georgia ranked 6th in foreclosures according to RealtyTrac’s mid year market report. There were 56,391 foreclosure filings statewide, which represented a 16 percent increase over the same period in 2008.