Are you a ripper?

Yesterday my son was tripped up when running with our dog. Like superman, he flew forward and ended up with a nice “road rash” along his leg, elbow, and hands. With some TLC, neosporin, and lots of bandaids, he was ready to rock. Later in the evening, I wanted to pull off the bandaids too…

Another real estate bandaid

Karen Webster recently wrote about the agent responsibility act that is going to be effective in Michigan starting July 1, 2008. What this law does is require people to check a box indicating they understand what services they are not receiving. This law came about due to the concerns that consumers really did not understand…

A decline in builder confidence

The National Association of Home Builders released a statement yesterday that builder confidence is down. “Home builders remained considerably downbeat as market conditions continued to erode in May, according to the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), released today. The HMI fell a single point to 19, bringing it within one point of the record…