Pat Lashinsky, CEO and president of national real estate brokerage company ZipRealty, said he expects some stabilization and "a little bit of rebounding" in the housing market compared to last year.

Lashinsky also sees much opportunity in mobile real estate tools, which will make real estate search "more local, more timely" and give consumers greater control of the search process.

What worries him: When the homebuyer tax credit program’s time is up, what will happen to the market? Will banks pour enough capital into the mortgage market to sustain home sales?

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