Nationwide one in every 15,337 housing units had a foreclosure filing in July 2020.
- Nationwide one in every 15,337 housing units had a foreclosure filing in July 2020.
- A total of 4,530 U.S. properties started the foreclosure process in July 2020, down 7 percent from last month and 83 percent from a year ago.
- Among metropolitan areas with a population greater than 1 million, those with the greatest number of foreclosure starts in July 2020 were Los Angeles, CA (285 foreclosure starts); New York, NY (190 foreclosure starts); Chicago, IL (182 foreclosure starts); Houston, TX (174 foreclosure starts); and Atlanta, GA (125 foreclosure starts).
- Some foreclosure filings entered into the database during the quarter may have been recorded in the previous quarter.