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Curbed Readers Comment: Hot Threads

1) First Quarter Market Reports: Prices Up, Sales Down (182 Comments)
"BINGO! Similar to the 1989 -1994 period. Our neighbor, who was a trader, lost his job in 1988 -- after the 87 crash. She worked but her bonus was diminished. They hung on until 92. They paid $265K in 1986 for a 950 sq. ft. one bedroom. They sold for $180K in 1992. Those owners sold in 2006 for $815k, without doing much work. Déjà vu?"
2) Market Reports Sneak Preview: Bad News, But Some Good? (103 Comments)
"This report is not bad new for the very, very rich. There's always somebody out there with $42,000,000 to buy your place. The poor schnook with the $800,000 1 bedroom, well, you need to more realistic about the market, according to Douglas Elliman."
3) The 'Go Back to Kansas' Argument & Rant (101 Comments)
"You wanna REALLY Piss them off? tell them to go back to Staten Island."
4) Curbed Roundtable: April State O' the Market Report (88 Comments)
"I am not calling a bottom yet, but I am not a chicken little who is following the panicking herd and making stupid long term decisions based on short term panic."