Along with the rule that fewer listings come out over the holidays comes a corollary: The properties that remain on the market probably mean to sell.
For this reason, the holiday season can be a heck of shopping season for real estate. Fewer buyers, more motivated sellers. What a rare alignment. Especially here in 2013.
You start to see this shift in the market with public price cuts. A new chop Tuesday morning at 3603 Manhattan Ave. (3br/4ba, 1900 sq. ft.) seems to examplify the change.
This is a mid-90s Spanish style TH fairly near Rosecrans offering what are described as "Fully Executive Ocean Views."
In our prior reviews here at MBC, we've said there were "shooting for something special here, pricewise, at $2.499M."
As a look at the comps suggested,…