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Realtors Wait for Market to Warm Up

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Almost nobody one wants the weather to heat up more than real estate agents.

Their selling season doesn't kick off until winter calls it quits.

People just don't seem to want to buy houses in the winter.

Sales and closings sky rocket in the summer months but most of those come from viewings and tours done in April and May.

As the temperature begins to rise, so does the housing market and with a rebounding economy, realtors have a lot to look forward to.

9&10 News' Eric Lloyd and photojournalist Jeff Blakeman looked into the expectations this spring and have more details.