Info That Hits Us Where We Live - Saratoga Springs, NY- Door of Opportunity
By Orson Klender
QUOTE OF THE WEEK... "Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we seek too late the one that is open."--Alexander Graham Bell, American inventor INFO THAT HITS US WHERE WE LIVE... There is more and more evidence that the door of opportunity is opening in the housing market. On Valentine's Day Freddie Mac showed us some love in their Housing Market Outlook, which projected starts UP 22% this year, to a 950,000 unit annual rate. Their chief economist commented, "Across the nation, most local housing markets have room for sustainable growth.... As the broader economy heals, expect to see more good news, with house prices continuing their recent upward trend, and home sales and housing starts continuing to post strong growth rates." Not to be outdone, the National Associati...