Posts Tagged by Housing
|May 28, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
Disposable housing may kick in be sooner than most people think. How long before you can 3D print a new body for yourself?
|May 1, 2014||Posted by Catherine Cashmore under Editorials|
The media’s cheering for the economy is like the old joke of the operation being a success but the patient died.
|April 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Major newspapers in the UK, medium media in Australia, and smaller sources in the US all come out in favor of a good idea.
|April 2, 2014||Posted by Rich Nymoen under Editorials|
April is Fair Housing Month, a time to call for what should be, but let’s hope soon a time to celebrate what justice really exists.
|February 19, 2014||Posted by Rich Nymoen under Editorials|
Making borrowing easy actually means more foreclosures, hurting the very people the program was supposed to help.
|February 16, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
People moan every time the cost of housing or land rises when they should celebrate and share the rise, right?
|January 13, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
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|October 24, 2013||Posted by Staff under Financial|
Why’s there such a gold rush in housing right now? Wall Street is flipping homes into rental properties and then leasing them to the very people they foreclosed out of the real estate market. This 2013 article is from ColorLines, May 30.
|May 30, 2012||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under News|
What pushes up and pulls down land values? And who should benefit? We trim, blend, and append three 2012 articles from: (1) BBC, May 22, on Hunger Games by D. Crookes; (2) Christian Science Monitor, May 29, on home prices by M. Trumbull; and (3) Vermont Press Bureau, February 22, on resources by T. Moats.
|May 15, 2012||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Housing Is Too High Sans Real Tax Reform Do Current Taxes Drive FaceBook Founder Elsewhere? Being paid big bucks doesn’t mean that you’re worth it. We trim, blend, and append three 2012 and one 2011 articles from: (1) Los Angeles […]
|May 18, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
During this bottom, who catches a break? New series on solving the financial crisis Where are land prices headed? Which landowners catch a break? We trim, blend, and append five 2011 articles from: (1) The Atlantic, May 9, on prices […]
|April 7, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Lower land prices so at last the cycle can turn 13% of all U.S. homes are vacant The way the Census calculates vacancy rates is to include vacation homes but in states where people dont take vacations, the rate is […]
|June 30, 2010||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Most Chinese kept from good wages & affordable homes Chinomics — China to Adopt Hong Kong’s Land Lease Model? A bigger pie has not meant higher wages, just out-of-reach homes for most Chinese. But the government might not be afraid […]
|June 17, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Home builders’ index & Jobs numbers Both down Shanghai to Start Property Tax Trial While US propaganda keeps plumping for another round of land-price inflation, some leaders try to avoid it and the recession that comes with it. Yet even […]
|May 19, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
US Policy Causes Defaults, Quasi US Agency to Fail Aussie Officials Plan to Recover More Natural Rents As US home repossessions hit an all-time high, Fannie Mae announced a $11.5 billion quarterly loss. Should we again rescue the mortgage giant? […]