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Pain Is Weakness Leaving The Body – Intown Atlanta Sales Drop by Quarter


Declining economic conditions during 2008, including an acceleration of decline during the fourth quarter, along with large numbers of property foreclosures glutting the market, contributed to a difficult year for property sellers. One of my first encounters with a US Army Drill Sergeant was the proclamation of this statement: “pain is weakness leaving the body.” I believe that same statement applies to our collective financial body right now, although we have a lot of “working out” to do over the next few years, don’t we? Chuck Norris can not help you, Atlanta Sellers. Low interest rates, declining prices and a high inventory of listings combined to make 2008 and 4Q 2008 particularly, an especially good time to buy property, but what is a Seller supposed to do in 2009? Right now appears to be an even better time to buy, so a Seller should do what they know they should do already: price the property to be competitive, not to be … [Read more...]