Foreclosure Deeds Up, Foreclosure Petitions Down in MassachusettsRecent foreclosures activity in Massachusetts [link removed by moderator] shows that foreclosure deeds, the final step in the foreclosure process, increased in July; however, foreclosure petitions, the first step in the foreclosure process, decreased in July 2010. Could this be a signal that foreclosures in Massachusetts are beginning to wind down? Or do you think foreclosure activity will continue over the next 12-18 months and there will be plenty of for bargain hunters?September 01 2010 - US00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.