Automan Empire

Owner of the same home through many boom and bust cycles.
Someday a wealthy Real Estate mogul, in my pipedreams.

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115% of Trump's China tariff revenue going to pay angry farmers (cfr.org)
by Automan Empire on 21 Dec 2018  20 comments, latest 3 months ago
Turns out Trump's blustering trade war is a fiscal net loss for America. I'm at a perpetual loss trying to understand the mindset of his diehard supporters.https://www.cfr.org

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Applying for 1 home loan with 2 lenders concurrently
by Automan Empire on 27 Nov 2018  7 comments, latest 5 months ago
There's a mortgage company called HMS Capital that does heavy radio advertising in the LA market. Their USP is "Even if you're already in process with another lender, you should...

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This is EXACTLY why the Statute of Limitations exists!
by Automan Empire on 21 Sep 2018  12 comments, latest 7 months ago
I understand the original intent of extending the statute of limitations on child molestation and rape cases. Children, especially decades ago, had little to no options or help when they...

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SS trust fund would remain solvent indefinitely with an immediate 2% increase in contributions. (ssa.gov)
by Automan Empire on 4 Jun 2018  22 comments, latest a year ago
Born 1967, my cohorts have always considered SS a Ponzi scheme, which would run out of money before our generation was old enough to benefit from it.Some say it's a...

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Real Estate Discussion: Getting financing for vacant unimproved rural land.
by Automan Empire on 19 Apr 2018  9 comments, latest a year ago
I recently purchased a rural acreage in an area I've always liked, and have become interested in another nearby parcel.The one I bought was purchased with a low down and...

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Nationstar Mortgage rebrands as Mr. Cooper
by Automan Empire on 9 Feb 2018  2 comments, latest a year ago
Nationstar Mortgage rebranded to the unlikely moniker Mr. Cooper. It wasn't a spontaneous or quick decision; they have had this in the works since early 2016, and finally took it...

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Men's rights ballot initiative in CA?
by Automan Empire on 4 Apr 2017  12 comments, latest 2 years ago
Was it you or someone else that indicated interest in making a ballot initiative for men's rights in CA? I'd definitely be interested in discussing further. I have experience in...

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Artistic father "finishes" his childrens' drawings with amusing results (imgur.com)
by Automan Empire on 5 Dec 2013  Posted 5 years ago
I found this particularly amusing. After playing in the wading pool with young relatives one summer day, a 5 year old remarked, "The thing about Automan is, he never said...

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California Republicans draw fire for "spoof" CoveredCa mailer and website. (businessinsider.com)
by Automan Empire on 4 Dec 2013  Posted 5 years ago
Golden State conservatives have taken to distributing official-looking mailers informing people that they will be required to purchase insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Fair enough, but the five-page pamphlet...

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Seller's agent for commercial property because he has buyer?
by Automan Empire on 10 Sep 2013  8 comments, latest 6 years ago
I have a commercial property that I am considering selling; it is an auto repair shop in Los Angeles County. Right now I am kind of waiting for the market...

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Patnet username proves popular in Yahoo comments
by Automan Empire on 10 Sep 2013  1 comment, latest 6 years ago
Just a fun side topic amid the long rancorous threads. You may have seen the recent article about the elite Swedish boarding school that is under investigation for extreme hazing...

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Pat Robertson on the Sanctity of Marriage
by Automan Empire on 17 May 2013  3 comments, latest 6 years ago
Like shooting fish in a barrel. A caller asked how she could forgive her husband for infidelity. Here is his fine response verbatim. Sorry about the numbers. “Stop talking about...

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Website that reviews Real Estate Gurus- useful resource. (johntreed.com)
by Automan Empire on 19 Oct 2012  1 comment, latest 6 years ago
I found this website almost a decade ago, when I had developed a passing fascination with the likes of Robert Allen. This website lists and reviews various "real estate gurus,"...

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Hand-lettered WE BUY HOUSES signs- do people actually respond?
by Automan Empire on 26 Jul 2012  12 comments, latest 7 years ago
Can't speak for the rest of the state, but here in Los Angeles, a common feature of the public landscape is hand-lettered WE BUY HOUSES signs. These have been around...
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