Pennsylvania foreclosure filings rose 24 percent from January 2011
Pennsylvania experienced a sharp jump in foreclosure filings in January, almost 24 percent higher than the same month in 2011, according to a report to be released Thursday by RealtyTrac, which tracks such data nationwide.
The state is ranked 27th in the country, with one filing for every 1,219 homes. Yet 90-day delinquency notices, which begin the foreclosure process, rose 112 percent year-over-year, a 15-month high, RealtyTrac said.
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