Published: Apr 20, 2010 8:27 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The numbers are out from last night's foreclosure auction at the Harborside Event Center and organizers say buyers spent more than $5.5 million on homes.

The event drew a crowd of 130 people. 64 homes foreclosed homes were purchased. The highest price local home went for $223, 000 dollars, which is more than 60% less than it's previous value.

The company behind the auction says that they sold more than 9,000 foreclosed homes this year.