Quotes of the day:
Know\'st thou the land where the lemon-trees bloom, Where the gold orange glows in the deep thicket\'s gloom, Where a wind ever soft from the blue heaven blows, And the groves are of laurel and myrtle and rose
The absorption rate in the real estate market is used to evaluate the rate at which available homes are sold in a specific market during a given time period. It is calculated by dividing the number of homes sold in the allotted time period by the total number of available homes. This equation can also be reversed to identify the amount of time it would take for the supply to be sold.