In those states, deeply underwater foreclosures are more prevalent than those with equity.
Last year, about half the nation's counties put up about 1.6 million such liens for sale, usually to private investors.
Thanks to Google, we can now see what urban growth looks like.
Depending on which county you live in, property taxes can amount to anywhere from 0.2 percent to 3.1 percent of a home's value.
New Census data show that many states saw middle-income households decline between the last three years and the preceding three.
The state of housing in the United States is worse over the past three years than it was during the previous three.
Nineteen states have been slow to spend money aimed at keeping people in their homes, an inspector general report found.
The communities lag behind their neighbors and regions on a number of indicators.
Why one California town is keeping Wall Street up at night.
Tonight, foreclosure-stricken Richmond, Calif., will decide whether to forcibly take underwater mortgages from investors.