A flag advertising a newly built home for sale flaps in the breeze last year in Richmond, Va. Nationwide, 7.1 percent of home mortgages are underwater, while 2.5 percent statewide meet that definition.
A flag advertising a newly built home for sale flaps in the breeze last year in Richmond, Va. Nationwide, 7.1 percent of home mortgages are underwater, while 2.5 percent statewide meet that definition. Steve Helber The Associated Press file, 2015
A flag advertising a newly built home for sale flaps in the breeze last year in Richmond, Va. Nationwide, 7.1 percent of home mortgages are underwater, while 2.5 percent statewide meet that definition. Steve Helber The Associated Press file, 2015

Fewer Tacoma and Lakewood homes are underwater thanks to rising home values

September 15, 2016 3:58 PM