real estate market: HOUSE BLEND FOR THE COFFEE CONNISSEUR - 06/19/10 05:12 AM
The Wall Street Journal recently reported that the size of new construction single family homes has fallen significantly in recent years.  The time of affordability for the "McMansions" has waned.  The report indicated that home sizes were up for 30 years until the beginning of the building boom in 2005.  The purchase of single story homes with fewer bedrooms during the boom increased by a greater percentage than previous recessions by 43%.  This was due in part to the need to build less ornate homes to compete with the rising inventory in the foreclosure market.   
This article obviously spurred the question in … (1 comments)

real estate market: Daybreaker_Premium Blend - 03/31/10 02:56 PM
I can not tell you how many times in the past six to eight weeks I have been asked the million dollar questions, "Amy, is now a good time to invest in real estate?" or "Do you think market prices have gone as low as they are going to go?" or the best of the best, "When do you think prices are going to see an increase?"  Let's work in reverse. 
To the last question, if I had a crystal ball, I would look into the future and give everyone a definitive answer.  Knowing the answer to that would mean the financial industry and our economy … (0 comments)

real estate market: Espresso - Full Bodied - Bold Roast - 02/22/10 06:34 AM
It is the fourth quarter.... we have two minutes left in the game and time is running out .  We have the ball.  We need a three pointer at the top of the key to move ahead and win the game by one point.  This shot will secure our spot in the championship game.  Our first string players have given it everything they have and are depending on the fans to pump the life back into the team players to see the game through to a win.  We can't afford to make any errors or draw any intentional fouls.  We need … (0 comments)

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