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Pessimism about 2009 recovery

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Editor's note: Inman News is conducting a future-focused real estate industry survey as a part of its Roadmap to Recovery editorial project. This Roadmap to Recovery survey is intended to gather insight into market conditions, what might turn the market around and how the industry must change to adapt to a new world. The results in their entirety will be published in the coming weeks. Inman News is also conducting a separate survey on the Future of Real Estate Commissions. Click to read the second, third and fourth articles in this series. The real estate industry is coming to grips with the realities of the housing market and most professionals are not predicting a turnaround until 2010 or later, according to early results from an Inman News survey. Those results are based on responses from 559 readers who completed the 21-question online survey. The survey asks participants to weigh in on: current and future market conditions, new regulations, new business models, and oth...