realty: Financial Literacy can help prevent and/or minimize a personal financial meltdown - 01/31/09 01:57 AM
 Financial Literacy is Knowledge and Knowledge is Good.....
 
This is what I believe. 
 
Raise the financial IQ of buying public and we all can make better buying decisions and hopefully avoid our own personally financial meltdown.  Here are my thoughts:
 
A while back, I had the opportunity to volunteer for a Financial Literacy Fair held at a local college for the benefit of local high schools that wanted to participate.  It is a new program fund entirely by local business and volunteers.  The goal is to raise the financial IQ by simulating real life.
 
Here was the process … (8 comments)

realty: Saratoga Springs, Utah.... Sunrise over the Wasatch Front and Utah Lake - 01/28/09 11:51 PM
Sunrise over the Wasatch Front and Utah Lake.  We have many great view in our beautiful city and hope you enjoy these pictures.



I really enjoy when there is clouds for the light reflect upon and making speculator views.
We also have had above average snow fall this year and this will help our ground wate next year.
Hope everyone has a Great 2009.

 
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realty: Saratoga Springs, Utah 84045 - 01/04/09 12:37 AM
December sunrise over the Wasatch Front and Utah Lake.  We have many great view in our beautiful city and hope you enjoy these pictures.



I really enjoy when there is clouds for the light reflect upon and making speculator views.
We also have had above average snow fall this year and this will help our ground wate next year.
Hope everyone has a Great 2009.

 
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realty: West Valley City, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/22/08 04:37 AM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (21.67)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: West Jordan, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/21/08 12:00 AM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (8.30)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Springville, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/19/08 12:36 AM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (25.35)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: South Salt Lake City, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/18/08 11:11 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (28.33)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Sandy, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/17/08 10:34 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (14.38)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: South Jordan, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/17/08 12:45 AM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (5.97)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Riverton, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/16/08 10:47 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (3.48)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Murray, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/15/08 11:18 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (12.04)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (2 comments)

realty: Midvale, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/15/08 10:24 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (41.79)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Magna, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/15/08 12:52 AM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (25.45)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Holladay, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/14/08 10:57 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (4.22)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (4 comments)

realty: Eastside of Salt Lake City, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/13/08 11:13 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently 1.22% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Enhancing Utah Market Conditions Reports with Active Rain..... - 12/12/08 12:05 PM

I have started using Active Rain to enhance my other marketing efforts.
I have been a member for over a year and have been actively posting on AR for a short time.
I strongly believed in writing about the real estate market and have done so on other media (which I paid to have published) for several years, including writing market condition reports on Realty Times.  This has been my best source of referrals to my website www.MarkWatterson.com .

Realty Times Market conditions report is limited to text only.  This has not allowed me to publish graphs, charts, ect.  I feel visuals aid in the communication process and charts are more user … (2 comments)

realty: Draper, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/10/08 11:50 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (6.89)% on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators are … (0 comments)

realty: Salt Lake City, The Avenues, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/09/08 11:31 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (11.13) % on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and … (0 comments)

realty: Cottonwood, Utah Real Estate, Is the Market bottom confirmed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/09/08 11:28 PM
We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently .13 % on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant investors and speculators … (0 comments)

realty: Salt Lake City, Utah Real Estate, Has the Market Bottomed??? YES, NO, MAYBE - 12/09/08 07:49 AM


We still are having a low percent of new listings being SOLD.  Currently (18.97) % on a year over year, YTD comparison and we need positive % of listings sold, with positive price action to confirm market bottom.
Please see data below.                                                                                 
PRICE ACTION

 
Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market) and lower new listings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMARY 
Currently we are not seeing the needed positive price action to confirm a market bottom.  This is NOT a good time for conservative buyers to purchase.  High risk tolerant … (0 comments)

 
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