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Should You Buy A House Today?

By Ramsey Su

Examining the reasons to buy a house today may give us some idea where the housing market is heading in the future. 804 more words

How Goldman Sachs Destroyed The Greek Economy And Created A Water Crisis In Detroit

A few days ago The Nation published an article by Robert Reich detailing how Goldman Sachs profited not only from the Greek debt crisis, but the… 1,295 more words

Spain’s unused, billion-euro Don Quixote airport is about to be sold to a Chinese investor for just $11,000

In 2006, amid a construction boom in Spain, a tiny town with a population a little over 75,000 people an hour outside Madrid built an airport for €1 billion ($1.1 billion). 337 more words

No Housing Bubble in Sight

With home prices rising steadily some are starting to talk about an impending housing bubble again. This article from Realtor Magazine suggests otherwise, at least while mortgage rates remain below 6%. 377 more words

Real Estate

Canadian Housing Bubble and Military Rising

Don’t mean to alarm anyone, but… THE END IS NIGH! NIGH I SAY! I mean.. Canada is headed for some economic. It’s no longer a question of ‘if?’ but rather a question of ‘when?’ But instead of facing the inevitable housing price correction- the Bank of Canada continues to react to it’s overpriced houses by lowering interest rates only expanding an already huge bubble. 828 more words

Blogosphere

Foreclosure Rate Drops To 2007 Levels

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The number of U.S. homes in foreclosure has fallen to the lowest level since the end of 2007, just when the Great Recession kicked off following the housing bubble burst. 90 more words

News

These charts show all the ways US housing is making its comeback

The US housing market remains an enduring symbol of the 2008 financial crisis. But look around today, and you’ll see hints here and there that the business is getting healthier and the US recovery keeps chugging along. 284 more words