It will depend on what classification type of Short Sale you are contemplating. There are some cases, Court Ordered = about 10%, where the short sale sellers have no choice because the Court has ordered the dissolution of assets.
There are other cases where a majority of the Short Sale Sellers are today are Hardship Cases – 60% – that is with some type of life changing event. One that has caused their not being able to afford their home any longer.
The final Case – Strategic Short Sales – approximately 30% are those Short Sale Sellers that have more “strategic” methods and means in mind.
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