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Foreclosures On The Rise In Connecticut In 2013

Connecticut is one of 10 states that saw foreclosure rates increase in 2013.
Connecticut is one of 10 states that saw foreclosure rates increase in 2013. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Most of the country may be recovering from the housing crisis, but Connecticut remains one of 10 states that saw a rise in foreclosures in 2013, according to The Hartford Courant.

The Nutmeg State ranked seventh-highest in the country in concentration of residential properties with foreclosure filings. Connecticut comes in at one in every 74 versus the national average of one in every 94, The Courant reported.

The other nine states that saw foreclosures increase in 2013 were: Arkansas, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont and Washington, according to The Courant.

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