|What happens to all the Asian-American overachievers when the test taking ends? |
By Hysteresis posted 1 year ago:
http://nymag.com/print/?/news/ She quotes a music teacher at Stuyvesant(one of the most competitive high schools in the country) describing the dominance of Asians: “They were mediocre kids, but they got in because they were coached.” ....
|can net worth be used to determine how much house to buy? |
By Hysteresis 1 comment, latest 1 year ago:
Expenses in a house are much higher than those when you rent. there is a lot more to it, insurance, HOA?, repairs, property taxes, water bill usually is much higher, trash bill, electricity bill is...
|would you pay cash or use a mortgage? |
By Hysteresis 22 comments, latest 2 years ago:
E-man says Fitzclarence says E-man, why do you say that "paying cash now is financially retarded"? Why pay interest if you don't have to? See cranker's response above. There are a lot of blue chip...
|Why prices will continue to fall: Part 4 |
By Hysteresis 11 comments, latest 2 years ago:
point 3 is interesting. i did not realize the price to income ratio was still higher than the late 80s. i don't think you should call the late 80s a bubble on a national basis....
|The Difference Ten Years Makes |
By Hysteresis 17 comments, latest 2 years ago:
thomas.wong1986 says American in Japan says Much of this oil is/would be sold on the world market for the going price. As set by OPEC, we are not a member of OPEC, and can sell...
|How To Have A Rational Discussion |
By Hysteresis 15 comments, latest 2 years ago:
SubOink says Next Topic: Building a home for your dog, is it worth it or should one rent one? You're barking up the wrong tree, here. It's ruff going when it comes to pet housing...
|sales, prices |
By Hysteresis 3 comments, latest 2 years ago:
5 to 10% down every year for at least 5 more years.
|Why prices will continue to fall in the Bay Area: Part 3 |
By Hysteresis 42 comments, latest 2 years ago:
iwog says Well since you’re obviously not living there anymore, perhaps you can link it and we can see if it conforms to your “memory”. LOL! still live there.. sorry i dont give out my...
|Why prices will continue to fall in the Bay Area/Peninsula |
By Hysteresis 164 comments, latest 2 years ago:
B.A.C.A.H. says AIJ and CVOC13: pricing for item #2 and #3 will be based on demand outside of the USA. Leaves less money for stuff that's not in demand outside of the USA. Like, housing...
|why prices will continue to fall: part 2 |
By Hysteresis 41 comments, latest 2 years ago:
Philistine says Mikejay says How will a new generation afford to buy It probably won't--at least comparatively speaking. That's the untold /story amid all of this. Currently, I'd venture most players are 2nd-, 3rd-, or...
|more job postings |
By Hysteresis 34 comments, latest 2 years ago:
bubblesitter says Nomograph says California in general, and the Bay Area in particular, has the most highly educated, entrepreneurial, and competitive workforce in the entire world. I don’t know exactly what the Next Big Thing...
|How i'm calculating how much I can afford |
By Hysteresis 12 comments, latest 2 years ago:
Future Cash Buyer says I live and work in California and when I retire I want to move out of state. We have saved a large down payment that could be used to purchase a...
|what are the advantages of buying a condo vs renting? |
By Hysteresis 9 comments, latest 2 years ago:
hmm. not one positive reason to buy a condo... i remember a few years back quite a few people telling me about their great condo purchase/investment. i guess that's only true when there's price appreciation.
|Housing Outlook 2011: When Home Prices Will Head Up |
By Hysteresis 24 comments, latest 2 years ago:
tatupu70 says When you guys talk about depression, are you talking about the overall economy or just housing?