Warren Group, a Boston company that tracks local real estate, said Friday that because of “human error,” it mistakenly reported that fewer foreclosures were begun in September when the number statewide actually rose significantly. In issuing a correction, Timothy M. Warren, chief executive of Warren Group, said it is the only data error the 140-year-old business has made in at least two decades.
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