New foreclosures fall for 10th straight quarter

Higher home prices and continued stability on the employment front helped reduce new foreclosures across South Florida in September and the third quarter.

New cases in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties dropped 13 percent last month from a year earlier, according to the RealtyTrac listing firm. For July through September, starts fell 15 percent, to 3,293 from 3,875 a year ago.

Foreclosure filings have declined in South Florida for 10 consecutive quarters, RealtyTrac said.

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