The RealtyTrac staff shares fresh analysis of housing market trends in Oklahoma, which shows that foreclosure activity has increased 19% over the past two years.

The increase is likely attributed to a recent spike in earthquake activity as well as a drop in oil prices, according to ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of earthquake data from the U.S. Geological Survey and oil price data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

The analysis found that statewide in Oklahoma earthquakes increased 375% between the four quarters ending in Q1 2014 and the four quarters ending in Q1 2016, when earthquake activity reached a peak of 336 earthquakes during the quarter. Foreclosure activity — including default notices, scheduled foreclosure auctions, and bank repossession (REOs) — increased 19% over the same time period following a nearly four-year downward trend.

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