What's that? Your start price shot the moon?
Don't worry. Buyers can fix it for you.
That's what happened with two sales that closed this week, somewhat defying the market-wide trend of ever-higher shockingly high sale prices.
The sellers knew what they had in 2009 Palm (5br/5ba, 4050 sq. ft.): An oversized, remodeled house on a prime street. They asked for $3.150M starting last Fall.
Now, there are homes in the Trees hitting the 3's nowadays, and the extra square footage was a part of the argument for that kind of a number at 2009 Palm.
But still, it's an early-90s custom home that gets the extra square footage by shortchanging the backyard. (Pre-ZORP, this was common.) The remodeling was very specific to one family's taste, edging toward modern. (In……