Foreclosures in Oakland, 2007-2011
Released: April 18, 2012
Between 2007 and 2011, there were over 10,500 completed foreclosures in the City of Oakland. While foreclosure activity peaked in 2008, the housing crisis has eased only in relative terms. In 2011, there were still over 1,300 new completed foreclosures in Oakland, and after a brief period of decline between May and October, foreclosure activity was on a steep increase at the end of 2011.