They Listed at $600,000 and Sold for $400,000 -- What Happened?

Waiting for the Right Buyer
Three months after putting the house up for sale, Dave and his family moved out and into their new home. While they were off enjoying their first year in the new construction, they endured the niggling that came from having the old house sit vacant on the market. He says, "We were carrying two mortgages and we could afford it, but we weren't exactly excited about it."