Some states saw spike in foreclosures in

Some states saw spike in foreclosures in February
Associated Press

HFR until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday-- FILE - In this March 8, 2011, file photo, a foreclosed house with sale pending sign is shown in Tigard, Ore. Foreclosure activity surged in Febrauay across about half of the nation’s states, as banks tackled a backlog of homes with mortgages gone unpaid, yet in limbo due to delays stemming from foreclosure-abuse claims. That means potentially more foreclosed homes hitting the market this year that could drag down the value of neighboring homes. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File)

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