|China : my condo is atop an aircraft carrier |
By Rew in San Jose CA 95117 1 comment, latest 3 days ago:
New Renter says Rew says Incase there was any doubt on whether the Chinese carrier was symbolic or military utility all one needs to do is look at a billboard. If that wasn't good enough...
|Price Check Aims to Make Health Care Costs More Transparent in California |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 1 comment, latest 1 month ago:
CaptainShuddup says New Renter says KQED, Southern California Public Radio and ClearHealthCosts.com invite California residents to share the cost of medical procedures through Price Check, a groundbreaking crowdsourced database of health care prices, which was...
|Inventory & Price For San Jose |
By Rew in San Jose CA 95117 posted 2 months ago:
http://www.deptofnumbers.com/a I keep seeing threads where people say, "the market is going down" followed by replies of "no no, the market is going up." Yes, SALES are down and PRICES are up. Also, barring some...
|We are reaching another real estate extreme. |
By REpro in San Jose CA 95123 85 comments, latest 2 months ago:
mell says REpro says Well, based on lot value plus residual value plus improvement $650-$700K. Based on gross income and expected maintenance costs $1,050K-$1,150K The October 2013 selling price is prob. closer to fair value.
|Want to be an academic? |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 3 comments, latest 2 months ago:
Rin says New Renter says your generosity merely puts more money in the pockets of the university's regents and shuts out I think it's just to get out the first few papers and afterwards, it'll...
|There is nothing left to argue (gun debate in the US) |
By Rew in San Jose CA 95117 52 comments, latest 2 months ago:
Bullshit says Restrictive gun laws are basically discrimination. If a gun owner hasn't done anything, why are they being singled out? If we are speaking statistics, why not just ban blacks from owning guns? Wouldn't...
|Hydrogen-fueled cars face uncertain market in California |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 posted 2 months ago:
http://www.sfgate.com/news/art Uncertain... That's putting it politely. Not a surprise considering the shortcomings of hydrogen: Efficiency: Most hydrogen comes from steam reformation of methane which of course can be used directly in the same manner as...
|United States of Secrets - Frontline - PBS (Part 1) |
By Rew in San Jose CA 95117 1 comment, latest 3 months ago:
curious2 says I commented on this report in a thread that Dan started. It is definitely worth watching. I remember reading about John Ashcroft's powerful statement, from his hospital bed. I can even remember then-Senator...
|Toys for our Times |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 6 comments, latest 3 months ago:
New Renter says APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch says What about GI Joe air traveller replete with a TSA agent's arm buried in his ass? GI Joe don't play that! Joe the Plumber OTOH...
|German landlord tries to collect rent with chainsaw |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 2 comments, latest 4 months ago:
Strategist says APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch says Guy should be given American citizenship and the medal of Freedom. You two will get along just fine.
|Redfin : Why aren't there more homes for sale? |
By Rew in San Jose CA 95117 posted 4 months ago:
http://www.redfin.com/research How did we get here? The dearth of homes for sale is the result of two phenomena: people buying homes at the peak of the housing boom, paying more for them than they are...
|Something Every Man Should Know for Summer |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 posted 4 months ago:
Grilled meat is damned tasty but the polyaromatic hydrocarbons created in the meat during grilling are carcinogenic. Researchers from Portugal and Spain have found that marinating pork chops in dark beer dramatically reduces carcinogenic contamination:...
|Soaring Housing Costs Driving Educated People From Big Cities |
By evilmonkeyboy in San Jose CA 95112 43 comments, latest 4 months ago:
fedwatcher says Young educated people with student loan debt cannot buy a house anyway. They are moving into the cities where the jobs are as renters. Silicon Valley will always be a magnet as start-ups...
|SFBA Residential Construction Projects |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 37 comments, latest 4 months ago:
E-man says SFace says Santa Clara County and San Jose in particular is the fastest growing county in California. The construction is not keeping pace. For 16M sq feet of apartment space, some commerical space...
|Justice Department Hits IBM Over H-1B Hiring Practices |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 8 comments, latest 4 months ago:
Dan8267 says New Renter says Wow, a whole $44k! I wonder how that compares to how much they "saved". I know. The Justice Department should have placed a maximum income cap on all IBM executives...
|Without iwog and roberto has pnet become too "fair and balanced" (aka lopsided |
By Rew in San Jose CA 95117 43 comments, latest 4 months ago:
Wildebeest says EBGuy says Off topic..... Does EB stand for early bronco? Just curious.
|What's the hot new investment in Sillicon Valley? ...Trailer Parks |
By evilmonkeyboy in San Jose CA 95112 2 comments, latest 4 months ago:
Ceffer says It really depends, because mobile home parks vary a lot from place to place and location to location. Some have really nice, modern manufactured homes that are pretty spectacular inside. Also, some have...
|Wanted: House for $850,000 in San Jose, CA 95128 |
By anonymous in San Jose CA 95128 posted 6 months ago:
|The "Scary" chart |
By New Renter in San Jose CA 95136 64 comments, latest 6 months ago:
upisdown says Ooooooooooh scary, super duper scary,...........
|Student debt threatens the housing recovery |
By evilmonkeyboy in San Jose CA 95112 posted 6 months ago:
The student debt burden coupled with relatively low salaries and credit scores will affect the ability of young people to qualify for a buy a home, says Stevens. "They're already on the margin for being...