There’s been a real change in mortgage activity in HenryCounty this spring, compared to last year. Henry County Recorder Sara Myles reports the total number of mortgages recorded last month was 69, compared to 118 for April 2013. The amount of mortgage dollars in HenryCounty also fell in the comparison, from nearly 15 million dollars last year in April, to 9.4 million last month.
While mortgages were declining, there were 82 deeds recorded in HenryCounty in April. That’s up slightly from the year before. There were also 5 sheriff’s deeds recorded for last month.