When the housing market slumps, it’s often best to take your home off the market and wait it out – but not everyone has that luxury. Many people are forced to go through with a sale because of a job transfer or a personal liquidity crisis. But even if you’re selling in a very bad market, there are things you can do to make the best of a raw deal. Read on for the top tips on how to close a real estate deal in a down market.