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Numbers show highest foreclosure rates

August 13, 2008 6:01:27 AM PDT
New real estate numbers confirm that Riverside County has one of the highest foreclosure rates in the state.The number of foreclosed properties sold at auction jumped 19 percent last month and is up more than 200 percent compared to a year ago.

According to foreclosureradar.com, Riverside is ranked fourth, behind Merced, Stanislaus and San Joaquin Counties in the Central Valley.

In raw numbers, L.A. County had the most foreclosure sales, but it is ranked number 37 per capita.


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