Friday, September 30, 2011

Everybody Up Against the Wall!

 -- I love Lou Barnes's recent column where he takes no prisoners . His column is also on the whole economy and not just real estate but I found it so thought provoking I decided to post it here. We all have the tendency to to side with whoever follows the rest of our political beliefs when they promote their brand of economic policy. In this day, we may have to stop just reacting and start listening and thinking.  Check It Out

Friday, September 2, 2011


- Sales of all North County real estate types decreased 11 % in August over July but are up 34% over August of last year! Sales for the first 8 months of this year are also now up 19% versus the 1st 8 months of 2010. Properties in escrow are up 8 % from last month and 23% over August of last year. Active listings on the market are down 8 % when compared to the same time last year.