The single-family mortgage delinquency rate has been declining for eight straight quarters and it ended 2013 at the lowest level since 2008.

TransUnion reported Tuesday that the percentage of homeowners who are at least two months behind on their mortgage payments fell to 3.85% in the fourth quarter from 4.09% in the prior quarter and 5.08% a year earlier.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.