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The Next Housing Crisis (And The Worst One Yet)

What’s the opposite of gentrification?  That’s not a trick question, though it sort of sounds like one.  It’s “filtering” – the method by which many economists believe that the economy naturally creates affordable housing.  764 more words

Edward Pinto of AEI - tonight on An Economy of One

There’s a new housing bubble – where upper middle class families putting 25% down can’t get a mortgage but the pressure is on to loan to low income families in low income neighborhoods once again with a… 47 more words

Regional

That Time We Foreclosed on Our House and 5 tips to avoid foreclosure

We came across a story of a couple who bought a house in 2006 and were renting it out after the bubble burst in 2008, they are now offering 5 tips to avoid foreclosure. Check out the story here!

Foreclosure News

'Housing Bubble 2' has Bloomed into Full Magnificence

The current housing boom has Dallas solidly in its grip. As in many cities around the US, prices are soaring, buyers are going nuts, sellers run the show, realtors are laughing all the way to the bank, and the media are having a field day. 915 more words

Economy

€uroscam, a real eye-opener

€uroscam is a fascinating documentary based on new research carried out by Ricard Vergés on the European origins of the Housing and Construction Bubble in Spain. 152 more words

Politics

Record Post-Recession Home Sales, Construction, Case-Shiller Prices in July

The Mortgage Corner

With all the bad news coming from the stock market, it’s good to know that this hasn’t affected the housing market. In fact, it’s pushing interest rates lower, so that a conforming 30-year fixed mortgage rate has dropped to 3.50 percent in California. 655 more words

Weekly Financial News

Stem the flow, spread the panic, pop the bubble, milk the profits


The richest one percent of this country owns half our country’s wealth, five trillion dollars. One third of that comes from hard work, two thirds comes from inheritance, interest on interest accumulating to widows and idiot sons and what I do, stock and real estate speculation.
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Gold & Finance