Since the beginning of 2010, some 42,945 homes have been sold in Georgia. Of those sales, 61% or 26,138 home sales were foreclosures. That is a lot more than half of all the home sales in Georgia for the 1st nine months of this year. In September, 4053 sales were recorded across Georgia and 64% of them were foreclosures. The foreclosure purchase trend continues. This info. gained through the AJC on 10/30/10.