During the housing crisis, home prices dropped precipitously. The drop in prices left millions underwater on their mortgages, owing more on their home than the property was worth. However, the recent increase in home prices in Grand Rapids is ending mortgage struggles for many.
“Home prices have increased dramatically,”
Several market conditions combined to drive the recent price increases, such as limited inventory, more people looking to buy a home, and fewer distressed properties.
“Many people don’t realize just how much things have improved,” Tashjian said. “The same factors driving prices have also made today’s market a seller’s market. Today, homeowners who have been struggling in recent years have more options than at any time in the last five or six years.”
As a Certified Distressed Property Expert® (CDPE), Donna Tashjian is specially trained to help distressed homeowners understand their options. “For those who struggled during the housing crisis, it’s important to know that their situation may have changed,” Donna Tashjian said.
Donna Tashjian has provided a free report entitled “Need a Second Chance?” which is accessible from her website, www.DonnaHelpsHomeowners.INFO