Article written by Columbia, SC bankruptcy lawyer Daniel Stone

Realtytrac.com has released the latest foreclosure figures for the state of South Carolina. In Richland County, one out of every 346 homes are in foreclosure. In Lexington County, one out of every 228 homes are in foreclosure. To give you an idea of what is considered good and bad, Realtytrac.com states that foreclosures in one out of every 288 homes is high. Foreclosure  in one out of every 15,359 is low. Nationwide, one out of every 639 homes are in foreclosure