Via PBN:
"The number of foreclosure filings in Hawaii dropped in February, with half as many properties in some phase of the foreclosure process as a year ago, according to new data from RealtyTrac    RealtyTrac Latest from The Business Journals Follow this company .

There were a total of 473 foreclosure filings — including notices of default, public auctions and bank repossessions — in Hawaii in February, or one for every 1,098 housing units.

That was 27 percent fewer than January and 50 percent fewer than February 2011, Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac said."