State of mortgage foreclosures in Pennsylvania

News Article

April 29, 2016

In Pennsylvania, lenders are required to provide evidence of overdue payments to the court before foreclosing. Overall, mortgage foreclosure filings make up the largest percentage of civil cases filed (20 percent) in Pennsylvania courts.

The infographic below highlights some mortgage foreclosure trends in Pennsylvania and mortgage foreclosure in the courts. Download  a high-resolution version of the graphic.




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