There are 811 active foreclosures in Horry County. 77 of those are in North Myrtle Beach, 359 are in Myrtle Beach, 25 are in Surfside Beach, 5 in Garden City, and 55 in Murrells Inlet. North Myrtle Beach has in the past received a reputation to have a plentiful amount of foreclosures but as the market improves the foreclosure have dropped. North Myrtle only accounts for 9% of the foreclosures in Horry County compared to Myrtle Beach which accounts for 44%. Foreclosures are known to hurt neighborhood values and overall prices but the decrease in the amount of foreclosures in North Myrtle Beach is a positive signs for current or futures property owners!