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Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
By the end of 2012, more than 671,000 homes had been repossessed by banks nationwide. That’s down nearly 17 percent from 804,423 in 2011, according to data released by RealtyTrac Inc., a foreclosure listing firm. (Don Ryan ~ Associated Press)