HGTV comes to town, points, shakes head, laughs

Interested in learning how badly your most valuable possession has tanked in the last few months? Look no further than HGTV, which is bringing its show, "My House is Worth What?" to town this summer.

Back when the program started airing about a year ago, producer Holly Schwartz says, the housing boom was in full bloom and "everybody was getting really good news."

But in the present market, the show's incredulous title has taken on a new and unintended meaning. For her part, Schwartz insists the appraisal-themed program is not meant to make people feel bad. "It's really fun," she says.

She must be a renter.