LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. -

A new housing report shows foreclosure rates in the Lehigh Valley are on the way up.

These latest figures -- from Corelogic -- show the foreclosure rates in July 2012 for Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton area at 4.43%; that's up from 3.65% in July 2011.

That's higher than the state or national rate.

The state's rate also increased, from 2.56% to 3.05%, but the national rate actually went down slightly, from 3.46% to 3.25%.