A quick note to let everyone know we are very much alive here in Carson City, NV despite the ongoing stories of doom and gloom, foreclosures and short sales, of downward spirals in home prices and transactions and statistics that appear to have only a relationship with gravity.
In order to maintain good health, and positive attitude, I have given up CNN, MSNBC and other news channels. Depression will shorten your life expectancy, and result in any number of physcial illnesses. Winston Churchill was asked what parts of the newspaper he reads. He starts with the Sports Section, because it deals with people's achievements & accomplishments.
Real Estate is still a great career, and investment in real estate remains a solid framework for most of the American population. I am not sticking my head in the sand to avoid reality, but simply focusing on what I might "Achieve & Accomplish" I sincerely hope you will all do the same.