Fun Fact Friday ✈️ 2/2/2024

Fun Fact Friday with Andrew Bacon

Hey Friends,
I’ve got 4 fun facts and my weekly quote to share with you today.


Fun Fact 1:
The median price of a new home sold in the US is now 17% lower than its peak in October 2022 (from $496,800 to $413,200). After the last housing bubble peak the median new home price fell 22% nationally before bottoming.

Andrew Bacon Top Colorado Springs Realtor

Source: Charlie Bilello

Fun Fact 2:
Here is the Best and Worst Airlines of 2023 according to the WSJ and their sources.

Andrew Bacon Top Colorado Springs Realtor

Source: WSJ; Anuvu; Transportation Department

Fun Fact 3:
Investors purchased 123k single-family US homes in the 4th quarter of 2023, down 24% from year-ago levels and 48% lower than Q2 2022 levels.

Andrew Bacon Top Colorado Springs Realtor

Source: Parcl Labs

Fun Fact 4:
With natural gas, you get about 30 times as much power out of the system as you put into creating it. To meet just 10 percent of the country’s electricity needs, you’d have to build a wind farm the size of the state of New Hampshire. (Click/tap the image for the 6 minute video).

Andrew Bacon Top Colorado Springs Realtor

Source: Kite and Key Media – For the entire article and sources: Energy And Illusions

Quote I’m pondering:

“When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear.” ― Thomas Sowell



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