Special Report

States With the Worst Foreclosure Rates This Year

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50. South Dakota
> Foreclosure rate, Q1 2022: 5.6 per 100,000 homes
> Chg. in foreclosure filings, Q1 2021 to Q1 2022: -8.3%
> Mortgages seriously underwater, Q1 2022: 4.8%
> Total housing units: 389,921

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49. Vermont
> Foreclosure rate, Q1 2022: 7.2 per 100,000 homes
> Chg. in foreclosure filings, Q1 2021 to Q1 2022: +200.0%
> Mortgages seriously underwater, Q1 2022: 1.1%
> Total housing units: 334,318

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48. West Virginia
> Foreclosure rate, Q1 2022: 9.2 per 100,000 homes
> Chg. in foreclosure filings, Q1 2021 to Q1 2022: +119.4%
> Mortgages seriously underwater, Q1 2022: 6.0%
> Total housing units: 855,635

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47. North Dakota
> Foreclosure rate, Q1 2022: 9.4 per 100,000 homes
> Chg. in foreclosure filings, Q1 2021 to Q1 2022: -12.5%
> Mortgages seriously underwater, Q1 2022: 5.3%
> Total housing units: 370,642

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46. Oregon
> Foreclosure rate, Q1 2022: 13.2 per 100,000 homes
> Chg. in foreclosure filings, Q1 2021 to Q1 2022: +95.9%
> Mortgages seriously underwater, Q1 2022: 1.3%
> Total housing units: 1,813,747

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