8 ways to keep real estate biz afloat

How to prosper in the next downturn (Part 2)

(This is Part 2 of a three-part series. See Part 1: Will next housing bust kill my business? and Part 3: Real estate survival of the fittest.)

Today, the National Association of Realtors has more than 1 million members. If the country slips into a real estate recession, 30 percent to 50 percent of those Realtors may be out of business soon.