Mortgage Bankers Association http://ripr.org en Better News on Rhode Island Foreclosure Front http://ripr.org/post/better-news-rhode-island-foreclosure-front <p>Rhode Island still has the highest foreclosure rate in New England but the numbers are coming down. According to Housing Works RI, foreclosure filings fell 11 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012.&nbsp;&nbsp; Filings have fallen 36 percent since 2009, when data was first available.<br>The Mortgage Bankers Association says Rhode Island continues to lead New England in foreclosures and is tied for 7th nationwide.<br><br>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; news@ripr.org</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 14:13:43 +0000 Flo Jonic 11918 at http://ripr.org Better News on Rhode Island Foreclosure Front