LANSING (WKZO) -- More homeowners got foreclosure notices last month. U.S. foreclosure filings jumped ten-percent in February, according to RealtyTrac.
More than 71-thousand foreclosures began, even as the housing recovery grows stronger. That's 25-percent below the foreclosure total for February of 2012.
Florida had the highest foreclosure rate in the nation for the sixth month in a row with one in every 282 properties foreclosed. Michigan saw one in every 724 properties foreclosed.