Periodically, I like to round-up some of my favorite recent blog posts that are housing market/credit/economy related.
Quote of the week…
I went down the street to the 24-hour grocery. When I got there, the guy was locking the front door. I said, ‘Hey, the sign says you’re open 24 hours.’ He said, ‘Yes, but not in a row!’ – Steven Wright.
Offer to purchase can be binding [Boston Real Estate Blog] 
Are Pirates the Key to Understanding the World? [Freakanomics] 
Fed and Bubbles: First, Heal Thyself? [WSJ: Real Time Economics] 
EDNY Forms Federal Task Force to Clean Up Mortgage Mess [WSJ:Law Blog] 
Foreclosures: Impact on Real Estate Market May Not be as Severe as Expected [BTM] 
The flying penis menace moves offline in Russia [ValleyWag] 
Marketing Your Home in a Softening Market [True Gotham] 
Top Ten Reasons Your Home Isn’t Selling [Searchlight Crusade]