POSTED: 7:59 a.m. HST, Jul 31, 2012
Hawaii had 449 completed foreclosures in the month of June, the third-lowest number in the nation, according to data released by California-based CoreLogic this morning.
The National Foreclosure Report for June tallied up 60,000 completed foreclosures in the U.S., compared to 80,000 in June 2011.
The other four states alongside Hawaii with the lowest June numbers were: South Dakota (39), the District of Columbia (81), North Dakota (565), and Maine (625).
The highest numbers of completed foreclosures for the 12 months ending in June 2012 occurred in: California (125,000), Florida (91,000), Michigan (58,000), Texas (56,000) and Georgia (55,000). The five states account for 48.4 percent of all completed foreclosures nationally, according to CoreLogic.