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Pinellas County Home Foreclosure Filings Spike as Prices and Sales Level Off

Whether it was the anticipation of the foreclosure settlement or simply because lenders must eventually move their distressed inventory, initial foreclosure filings in Pinellas County rose sharply in December and January.  This follows the huge drop in filings after the … Continue reading

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Market Bottom or Beginning of Final Leg Down

In my last newsletter I discussed the sharp drop in available housing inventory and how it has been leading to an increase in the average sale price of residential properties.  The chart below is of Pinellas County and reiterates this … Continue reading

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Market Conditions

Far and away the Number #1 question I am asked is, “Marsh where is the housing market headed?” or some variation thereof.  While I am have always freely given my advice when asked, often contradicting the conventional wisdom (see housing … Continue reading

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