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Video abstract - Katie Wells talks about "A Housing Crisis, a Failed Law, and a Property Conflict: The US Urban Speculation Tax"

Forthcoming in Antipode 47(4) in September 2015, and available online now, Katie Wells’ “A Housing Crisis, a Failed Law, and a Property Conflict: The US Urban Speculation Tax” is a fine contribution to the journal’s growing collection of papers* on property rights, racial politics, housing markets and urban policy. 502 more words


What do WM parliamentary candidates think about decentralising political and economic power?

Over the last few weeks Localise West Midlands emailed parliamentary candidates across the West Midlands to seek their views on decentralisation and devolution, to deliver greater local political and economic power. 170 more words


Data visualization: London property prices

Data Science student Stefano Costantini ’15 has posted this data viz project exploring London property prices on his website. Have a look and follow Stefano on Twitter… 119 more words

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I’m so excited to start this new chapter of my life and I can’t wait to share it with you all!

As I soon will be embarking on my new career venture, this time in real estate, I have so much to learn and want to take my readers along with me on this exciting journey!  518 more words

It's almost as if central banks are intentionally inflating their housing bubbles

If you’re scanning the world for potential housing bubbles, look down under.

Australia’s residential real estate market has been on fire for years. And the Reserve Bank of Australia’s decision to cut interest rates to record lows will only stoke the flames, with… 396 more words

Realtors: Portsmouth foreclosure forecast positive, despite tolls

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Some are hoping a new year brings a better outlook for homeowners, especially in Portsmouth.

Surveys showed the city had some of the highest foreclosure rates in the state last year after tolls began at the Downtown and Midtown tunnels. 334 more words

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