New data released by Lender Processing Services (LPS) shows mortgage delinquencies at the end of November 2011 were nearly 25 percent below their January 2010 peak. LPS says over that period, the number of noncurrent mortgages was slashed by nearly a quarter simply because fewer borrowers were falling behind on their payments – a trend which dominated 2010 and the first quarter of 2011. Unfortunately, the company says that trend has come to an end. Article Feed