Posts Tagged by Real Estate
|October 16, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles, High Cost of Land, Inequality / Concentration|
Who doesn’t want to be a landlord? Without inventing a better mousetrap or starring in a Hollywood movie, you can rake in a fortune.
|August 14, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles, High Cost of Land, Inequality / Concentration|
“Safe haven” housing markets are fueled by global injustice — plenty of that to go around. Who invests in homeland justice?
|July 11, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Economic Principles, High Cost of Land|
Shady magnates and corrupt politicians from all over the globe stash their ill-gotten gains in condos on prime sites.
|June 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
A Middle East leader faults high land prices even as the Western press lauds them. In his small nation, he sees the harm close up.
|June 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
President Xi Jinping leads an anticorruption drive. To set a good example, his family members sell off some assets for millions.
|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.
|January 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Frenchman Etienne Balibar suggests, given the elite’s tax avoidance, “no representation without taxation” is today more appropriate.
|November 13, 2013||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
A blogger who gets millions of views per year joins the growing chorus for tax sanity.
|November 10, 2010||Posted by Staff under Book Reviews|
Land policy critic’s book is a surprise hit The Real State Is Real Estate We trim, blend, and append three 2010 articles on Land and the Ruling Class in Hong Kong, a book about real estate hegemony in that former […]
|March 16, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Seven rules for next time? How to Invest Wisely by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, March 16, 2009 The financial crash and recession of 2008-9 has wrecked the financial dreams of many investors. Those hardest hit had not adhered to […]
|February 20, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Economist calls bottom in 2010, based on US cycle The Erection Index Points True Again Forecasters do have a reliable signal: the Erection Index. Every time the latest worlds tallest building goes up, the economy goes down. Because such massive […]
|January 26, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Avoid going broke by hedging on the economy Can there be Recession Insurance? by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, January 26, 2009 Many companies are going bankrupt. Restaurants, shops, and manufacturers are shutting down. There is little a business can […]
|December 3, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Economic deja vu all over again Powers that be play same old tune Australias main daily, The Age, ran this 2008 op-ed on Nov 20. To put it in context, here are the latest US indicators: (1) Home prices in […]
|October 6, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Immigrants and tax-shift to the rescue! How to Solve the Credit Crisis by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, October The $700 billion mortgage bailout has been enacted, but it will take several weeks for it to be implemented, and meanwhile, […]