ASPEN PITKIN COUNTY REAL ESTATE – Garfield County foreclosure filings continued to escalate in the first quarter of 2010, putting the county on pace to beat even last year’s record foreclosure numbers if the trend continues.Public trustee Bob Slade said the county will see 127 foreclosure filings by the end of March. That’s more than all the foreclosures the county saw in 2008.The pace puts Garfield County on a path to see 508 foreclosure filings by the end of the year. Last year the county ended with just over 400 foreclosure filings, the highest number the county has ever seen by far. The last spike was in 1985, when foreclosures hit 244.
By David Frey, Mar. 29, 2010 Aspen Daily News

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