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Subject:  Re: TLCs as the RE market drops Date:  1/20/2007  4:42 PM
Author:  LuckyUte Number:  43 of 52

C:

You obviously have done some recent studying as you have zeroed in, I think, on two questions which you should be asking:

1. Is the risk worth the reward based on where I would likely invest?
2. Where are we on the supply/demand curve?

As to #1 you have articulated some of the challenges you would face investing based on your current location and where the opportunities might lie. Not being local is certainly tougher as knowing the value of the underlying real estate becomes much tougher (unless you have a broker who you tr