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Nine of 10 June sales were distressed properties in Lake County

Distressed sales made up 86 percent of all houses sold in Lake County in June, according to the California Association of Realtors. That rate was up from 62 percent a year earlier and was the highest rate among among 21 select counties surveyed.… Read More »

Sonoma, Lake and Mendocino counties report a drop in default notices for residential properties

The region follows a statewide trend with fewer filings of default notices in April. But ForeclosureRadar reports the overall volume of homes awaiting foreclosure is little changed due to a lengthening of time that it takes lenders to foreclose on properties.… Read More »