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• 200,000 more residential properties returned to a state of positive equity during the fourth quarter of 2012;
• 10.4 million, or 21.5 percent of all residential properties with a mortgage, were still in negative equity at the end of the fourth quarter of 2012;
• 38.1 million residential properties with positive equity, 11.3 million have less than 20 percent equity;
• 23.2 percent of all residential properties are under-equitied mortgages;
• $658 billion in aggregate negative equity;
• $323 billion of negative equity are first liens without home equity loans;
• $334 billion first liens with home equity loans.