Area Foreclosures Remain Low

Posted: January 17, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Northwest Arkansas foreclosure activity remained low in December, pushing year-end totals to the lowest since 2006.

By The Numbers

Foreclosure Filing Summary

Compares the number of filings in December 2011 to December 2012.

2011 2012 Percent Change

Benton County 34 38 +11.8 percent

Washington County 24 30 +25 percent

Statewide 212 327 +54.3 percent

Nationwide 205,024 162,511 -20.7 percent

Source: RealtyTrac

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