Data from the Woodstock Institute shows that completed foreclosure auctions in the Chicago six county region more than doubled in the first half of 2012 compared to the first half of 2011. The MacArthur-supported Institute also found that new foreclosure filings stayed relatively flat from the first half of 2011 to the first half of 2012, but several low-wealth communities experienced substantial growth over the same time period. Read more and explore the changes by neighborhood.

Community & Economic Development, Chicago, Community Development, Housing, United States