The tides have turned and the ball is in the buyer's court, or so we're told. Is that the reality out there in the trenches? OK, no more metaphors. Let's open a thread for a discussion of open house visits. If you're out and about in the New York City real estate market this weekend, let us know what you're seeing out there: crowd sizes, market conditions, great or gruesome finds, and of course, reports on any A-Rod sightings. Your thoughts in the comments, if you please.