It will be interesting to see if the Sox World Series win spills over into the local real estate market.
I guess I am only half serious here. Still, with 90 percent of Boston area on a high right now, and with a celebratory mood in workshops, offices, and schools, it will be interesting to see how buyers and sellers react.
Will buyers add a thousand or two extra to their offers, or will they take inspiration from a gritty, overachieving Sox team to hold out for a more reasonable deal?
And what about sellers? Hopefully, the first World Series win at Fenway since 1918 won’t convince that small but stubborn group of deluded sellers to go for a Big Papi-like grand slam when setting their listing prices, but you never know. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
Scott Van Voorhis is a freelance writer who specializes in real estate. For the full Boston Real Estate Now blog, visit www.boston.com/realestate.