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Old 01-21-2013, 08:34 PM
 
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The RE house of cards had already started to fall IIRC. The inevitable collapse of major financial firms happened a few months later...
I date the collapse to 2006.

I was busy unloading my rentals at crazy prices. Listed one in April 2006...sold in one day at above asking price. Listed another (nicer property) in August 2006....crickets.
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Old 01-21-2013, 11:58 PM
 
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Eventually jobs will spread out westward (to Loudoun and maybe Frederick MD), then eastward (to Prince George's) ... the only other choice is everyone living in 800 square foot condos or commuting 2 hours.
You are funny.
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