Houston’s housing market was hit hard by Hurricane Harvey, but foreclosure activity was increasing even before the epic storm.

Conversely, foreclosure activity was down nationwide year over year last month, Attom Data Solutions’ August Foreclosure Market Report shows.

The report analyzed 217 metro areas and found Houston was one of only 35 that posted year-over-year increases in overall foreclosure activity, which includes both foreclosure starts (scheduled foreclosure auctions) and foreclosure…

Houston Biz Journal
Houston’s foreclosure activity was up even before Harvey