The foreclosure numbers just keep getting uglier and uglier in Indiana, particularly in Northwest Indiana.
And the latest numbers make it appear that the situation isn't improving.
Take June for instance.
The Mortgage Bankers Association released stats on the second quarter this week and they're pretty grim. The percentage of loans in foreclosure, and the percentage of loans with delinquent payments both set records.
One in 59 Chicago-area households is in foreclosure and the numbers are on the rise. In the first half of this year, foreclosure filings were up 30 percent from a year earlier, according to RealtyTrac.
Northwest Indiana listeners, you may have money headed your way.
The Indiana Attorney General sued Countrywide Financial in August 2008, alleging -- among other things -- deceptive lending practices.