It's hard to believe given the current doom-and-gloom, but foreclosures in Brooklyn were actually down last month, according to a report from PropertyShark. The number of foreclosures in the borough in August was 45, versus 63 in July and 52 a year earlier. The numbers were similarly unsensational in all the other boroughs except Queens, which continued to get hammered: Foreclosures there spiked to 254.
August Foreclosures Report: Good News, Except in Queens [Curbed]
Surprise! Brooklyn Foreclosure Numbers Relatively Benign
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