Accompanying today’s Dallas Morning News story on Dallas-Fort Worth home foreclosures is a useful drop-down menu allowing us to check out actual foreclosure addresses by zip code. It’s easy to use: Find your zip code in the drop down (at the bottom of the box on the right side of the story), and up pops a whole bunch of dots on a map. Click on a dot, and the address, loan amount and foreclosure sale price all show up.
The story indicates that foreclosures are at record levels here, but looking at the zip code maps tends to reinforce the idea that the our most stable neighborhoods aren’t suffering too much. Still, it’s interesting to see what’s going on immediately around us; nice job by the News for making this information readily available.