Recession generates record number of foreclosures in region
Several counties in the region reported record numbers of foreclosure sales in 2009, and officials say 2010 isn't shaping up to be much better.
On the other hand, the recession that knocked much of the United States for a loop has had a somewhat less devastating impact locally, said Blaise Johnson, director of lending for Fargo-based Gate City Bank.
"We have seen a slight increase in properties we've had go through foreclosure," Johnson said.
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