Real estate agents' notes from the trenches

Some submarkets run counter to national trend

Homes sales figures released this week showed a rocky housing market in July: Existing-home sales slid to a record low while new-home sales fell 80 percent from peak, also hitting an all-time low.

Inman News asked some real estate professionals to weigh in on the state of their local real estate markets.

Q: How are conditions in your market? What trends are you seeing with prices and sales?