Running the Gamut in 2017

Running the Gamut in 2017

The real estate business has really ‘run the gamut’ this year. I love that phrase – the origin is traced back to a musical concept developed by a cool medieval monk named Guido who essentially invented the first syllable-note system (think Do, Re, Mi). Back in the good old days of 1050, the lowest theoretical note at that time was called Gamma (which is the bottom line on a bass clef). ‘Do’ was actually called ‘Ut’ back then. Put them together and you’ve got a new system of notes that people can learn without being able to read (very important at the time). Over time, the phrase “run the gamut” came to mean “cover the entire spectrum”. Any day that I can incorporate a musical...

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