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8:34 am on Saturday December 6, 2008

S.C.'s homeowners increasingly behind on payments

Image by Flickr user wsssstImage by 20081106-late-payment.jpg Creativity in bill collection has decreased somewhat in recent decades. The State's Noelle Phillips on home mortgage payments in South Carolina: Almost one in 10 S.C. homeowners was...
10:54 am on Friday July 25, 2008

Charleston foreclosures lower than other metro areas

On a little bit of a bright note, the Charleston area's foreclosure growth rate in the 2nd quarter was less than most metro markets in the state, and across the U.S., in general. The Charleston metropolitan area saw about 22% more foreclosures than...