Tampa Bay Third Worst For Foreclosures



Tampa Bay has the nation’s third worse foreclosure rate according to CoreLogic.

4.2 percent of bay area homes are in some stage of being repossessed by a lender.

Only Newark, N.J. and Nassau-Suffolk, New York have a higher percentage of people losing their homes to foreclosure.

8.2 percent of Tampa Bay homeowners are delinquent on their monthly payments.

The national average for delinquency is 3.9 percent.