Wichita foreclosure rate continues climb in January

The foreclosure rate in Wichita continues to climb, reaching 1.45 percent in January, up from 1.4 percent in December, according to First American CoreLogic.

Wichita-area mortgages more than 90 days behind hit 4.7 percent in January, up from 4.52 percent in December.

Wichita area foreclosures and delinquencies are about half the national rate.