Florida Had Nation's Highest Foreclosure Rate Last Year The number of properties that lenders repossessed in foreclosures nationwide last year is at an eight-year low, but Florida continued to have the nation's highest foreclosure rate in 2014.
Fla. Cities Lead Nation In High-End ForeclosuresTwo Florida cities lead the nation in foreclosures of high-end properties worth $5 million or more.
Bills Signed To Speed Fla. Foreclosures, EvictionsFlorida Gov. Rick Scott, ignoring veto pleas from consumer advocates, on Friday signed two measures into law that could affect renters and homeowners across the state. One bill could up speed up the foreclosure process in Florida. The other makes it easier for landlords to evict tenants.
More Home Repossessions May Be Ahead In Florida
Federal report: Home flipping drove housing bubbleLAS VEGAS (AP) — The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says real estate investors drove the housing bubble that led to record foreclosures in Nevada, California, Arizona, Florida and other states.

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