FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2007 file photo, a realty sign stands in front of one of the many homes that are in foreclosure in the Villages of Queen Creek in Queen Creek, Ariz. The number

 

              FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2007 file photo, a realty sign stands in front of one of the many homes that are in foreclosure in the Villages of Queen Creek in Queen Creek, Ariz. The number
FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2007 file photo, a realty sign stands in front of one of the many homes that are in foreclosure in the Villages of Queen Creek in Queen Creek, Ariz. The number of U.S. homes repossessed by lenders fell to the lowest level in nearly six years last month amid a resurgent housing market and rising home prices, the latest evidence that the nation's foreclosure woes are easing, according to new data from foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac Inc. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, file)