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Sunday May 29 Open House Reviews

104 Park Street —  2 bed, 2 bath
Asking Price: $209,900
link to listing:  104 Park St

CONS:  Asbestos vermiculite (tested and disclosed by the agent,) Bizarre and awkward layout, leaky basement, lack of storage.   1,121 more words

Buying A Home In Kingston

Andrew Little's "dangerous" speech - a cunning plan for the Middle and the Left

Wellington, NZ, 22 May – Speaking to a fully packed downtown conference centre in Wellington, on a cold, gloomy rainy afternoon, Labour-leader, Andrew Little launched into a fiery attack on the current National Government focusing  on it’s inarguably lack-lustre track record for the past eight years. 2,178 more words

The Body Politic

Housing Bubble 2016?

The most frequent question I have gotten in 2016,  (aside from the ubiquitous query if America  is going into a recession) is if U.S. home prices are in a bubble which will eventually lead to a major collapse.  1,162 more words

Home Prices

Hedge Funds Are Betting Record Amounts on Meltdown of Australian Banks and Housing Bubble

From Wolf Street, by Wolf Richter

Best way to short Australian real estate, or “widow maker trade?”

It has been called the “widow maker trade,” based on how short sellers have been dealt with over the past few years. 739 more words

Economy

The super-rich inevitably pops the housing bubble

The bigger the bubble, the longer the hangover.

But what would happen if they did actually go? As Danny Dorling, the Oxford professor of geography, notes, the ultra-moneyed classes do abandon cities – “at a time of their choosing”.

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2008 Housing Bubble Explained

This is an honest explanation of how the 2008 housing crises was able to happen from a home buyers perspective and challenges traditional thinking about buying houses as investments.2008 Housing Bubble

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