More good news for the Northern Colorado economy. Foreclosure filings fell sharply in the 3rd quarter in Larimer and Weld Counties and statewide according to a recent report from the Colorado Division of Housing. Weld County foreclosures drop by 27.6 percent, Larimer County also saw a sharp decline, dropping 24.3 percent compared to 2010.

Statewide, the number of foreclosure filings in the third quarter was down by 24.6 percent and the number of foreclosure sales was down 25.4 percent from the same quarter in 2010.

Foreclosure filings in Weld County for the quarter totaled 453 compared to 626 in 2010. In Larimer County, the number of filings in the third quarter was 362 compared to 478 in 2010.

[ via Northern Colorado Business Report ]