For the number of filings that have been made in the first three months of the year, Ohio has been ranked the 12th highest in foreclosure rates in the nation.

RealtyTrac Inc. announced that the number of foreclosure rates has risen 13 percent from February to March. This has been the highest increase in over a year.

One out of every 206 Ohio homes received a foreclosure notice in the first quarter of the year. Nevada had the highest foreclosure rate in the nation for the quarter, with one in every 35 houses receiving a foreclosure notice.

If you or a loved one has been struggling to make payments on your home, this is a stressful and difficult time. This is why it is important to contact the Florida foreclosure defense lawyer, Ryan J. Really by calling (239) 237-0675 and discussing all of your options to find what is best for you.