Redefining the Dream Home in a Post-Recession World
  The worst of the recession appears to be over, but a new consumer mindset will linger long after our economy recovers. According to a September 2009 Nielsen Report, the severity of this recession has brought on a change in consumer values, spending habits, and lifestyle choices. 

Whether shopping for groceries or a new family car, the post-recession consumer is more cautious about the purchases they make. This new mindset has also impacted the luxury housing market, as consumers think twice about how much house they really need to live and builders re-examine what homebuyers need, what they want, and what they can live without…

Contributor Information:

Kevin Holdridge owns KDH Residential Design. He can be reached by phone at 704-909-2755 or online at kdhresidentialdesigns.com.

Jocelyn Dienst is with Dienst Custom Homes. She can be reached at 704-892-8426 or online at diensthomes.com.

Russell Zavatsky is President of Zar Custom Homes, Inc. He can be reached by phone at 704-843-8447 or online at zarcustomhomes.com.

Doug McSpadden is President of McSpadden Custom Homes. Call him at 704-825-7324 or visit him online at mcspaddenhomes.com or lakewylieprofessionalcenter.com.

David Woldman is SunTrust Mortgage’s Top Producer company-wide. His specialty is renovation and construction to perm loans. He has been in the mortgage industry for over 23 years. He can be reached at 704-651-8377.

 

 

 

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