I honestly think what we have here are a bunch of home owners and realtors in denial about the reality. Its never easy to swallow the collapse of something when you've invested years of your life in it. While I admire your hope and dedication I can't help but wonder if you're prepared for the worse.
Incidentally Gerard, much of the trends you're thinking of the data has been manipulated by local and federal officials in an effort to maintain a constant flow & realization. I thought it would have been apparently obvious by now given the level of corruption we've witnessed in politics since 2000. There is a lot of lying going on across the board and it looks ridiculous to outsiders. I don't know exactly how much longer this will carry on but I do believe the longer it does the more impact it will have on hope & futures. The pressure is becoming much too high on the hull of this ship for band aids and tape. Investors are not interested in science fiction!... more
Keep in mind that average time does vary by exact location, pricing, condition, size, schools, etc.; if looking to sell, consider consulting with a few agents from different realty offices, ask for a cma--comparative market analysis, ask all your questions, etc., and then make a determination--you may also wish to consider one of the agents as your listing agent.... more
I have a home for sale in the Glencoe/Gadsdden area. Check it out on realtor.com. Address is 1004 Buddy Street. Very well maintained and nice neighborhood. I have added on a den, swimming pool and hot tub.... more