When we look at the year-end numbers, we also notice that the trend of decreased notices that started back in October ended rather abruptly in December with an almost 6% increase in the number of notifications received.
Here are the January through December, 2009 STATEWIDE Pre-Foreclosure Numbers:
And here is what the full year (January through December) 2009 looked like in the Twin Cities Metro Area:
Remember, these numbers are self-reported by lenders/servicers or their attorneys.
It will be interesting to see year-over-year comparisons as we enter into 2010!