taking a lossIf I buy a vacation condo for 100000, sell it in a depressed market three yrs from now for 80000, can I write off the loss on my taxes? I would be a cash buyerMarch 22 2012 - Cranston00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.