This episode of Voices Out Loud features Mike Deradourian, a resident living at Heritage Park Senior Village in Taylor, Michigan. Mike is a native of Detroit, born and raised there, he owned a furniture company and several properties until 2008 when the housing market crashed, and he crashed right along with it.
Voices Out Loud, a video series by the National Housing Trust, features residents, staff and owners of affordable housing communities nationwide. These videos share the true stories of those who live, work and manage these communities, and shows the positive impact affordable housing not only has on one family, but an entire community.
Heritage Park Senior Village is owned and managed by Volunteers of America - Michigan.