|Study: Tech Worker Shortage a Myth |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 316 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
Rin says New Renter says Mobi says Maybe the bottleneck is on H1B quotas. I do not know. The problem is the myth has encouraged young people to seek careers in STEM. Many are finding...
|Wall Street betting billions on single-family homes in distressed markets |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 23 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
Mobi says iwog says Don't discount the securitization of SFRs. The amount of money that can be concentrated into the housing market from Wall Street is astounding and will make the AAA-rated fraud-bond bubble look...
|6 States that Tax the Poor the Hardest |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 9 comments, latest 1 month ago:
John Bailo says This analysis doesn't seem to include property tax.
|Obama, Deficit Hawk |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 1 comment, latest 1 month ago:
Bellingham Bill says A couple of things http://research.stlouisfed.org blue line is federal deficit / GDP red line is the fed's holdings of UST / GDP The Fed's QE has given our system a shot in...
|For Some Ready To Buy, A Good Home Is Hard To Find |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 2 comments, latest 2 months ago:
FunTime says A fifth of houses underwater, from the article. Astounding! Also, if their lives are changed so much keeping up with listings, what is the agent doing? If I was paying someone to be...
|The Social Mobility Fairy Tale |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 7 comments, latest 3 months ago:
CaptainShuddup says lostand confused says Yeah it was different before when you had long term employees who knew the business, the infrastructure and had no incentive to work longer than they had to. That's why...
|DC regional bubble |
By patb in Washington DC 20002 1 comment, latest 3 months ago:
zzyzzx says I was wondering about that one as well.
|How the Rich Are Destroying the US Economy |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 23 comments, latest 3 months ago:
Mick Russom says David Losh says It's a war of economies. yes. And we've all been drafted. Food on the table is in escrow.
|Homeowners equity jumps 20 percent after a years-long slump |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 posted 4 months ago:
After hitting a low of $6.45 trillion in the final three months of 2011, Americans’ combined home equity jumped nearly $1.3 trillion during the next nine months, to $7.71 trillion — a 20 percent gain...
|D.C. house inspires 168 bids in red-hot real estate market |
By finehoe in Washington DC 20009 2 comments, latest 5 months ago:
zzyzzx says One house hunter in the Boston area told the Boston Globe this year that the desperate buyers reminded him of “people trying to get on the last lifeboat on the Titanic.” The foreclosure...
|’Bidding Wars‘ Not Boosting House Prices, Latest HousingPulse Results Show |
By Poop Deck in Washington DC 20010 2 comments, latest 1 year ago:
1sfrenter says thomas.wong1986 says There is no doubt BW are not real. Depends on where you are. This spring it's been happening in San Francisco. There is very little for sale and many places are...