Connecticut Plagued by a Soaring Foreclosure Rate

Jan 2, 2014

Last month, foreclosure filings sunk to the lowest number since the housing crisis began eight years ago. Home prices are up nationwide. But the recovery isn’t being felt everywhere. In fact, in some states like Connecticut, foreclosures are soaring.   

Stratford resident Holly House attends a clinic to prevent foreclosure sponsored by fair housing advocates in Bridgeport, Conn. last month.
Stratford resident Holly House attends a clinic to prevent foreclosure sponsored by fair housing advocates in Bridgeport, Conn. last month.
Credit Kaomi Goetz