Housing Market Blows Hot and Cold

Snow, ice and cold weather slow the housing market temporarily all the time. Why can't everyone just accept that?

This one has great curb appeal.

Photographer: Ander Gillenea/AFP/Getty Images)

The northern third of the U.S. is locked in a straitjacket of snow, ice and bleak weather better suited to staying at home than going out and hunting for a new one. I can almost hear it now: Remember how awful last year’s polar vortex was for the fledgling housing-market recovery? Looks like we're in for more of the same this year. 

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