The decline will be temporary, predicted Carolyn Block Ellert, chair of the Gold Coast Master Brokers Forum. “The next month we will likely see opportunity buyers looking for a good deal, then by July we’ll probably see more buyers from the northeast, which would normally be an off-season for us in terms of sales.” She expects domestic buyers from New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Connecticut to continue to flow south. (With additional insight from MBF member Nancy Klock Corey.)