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PockyClipsNow

joined 2010 Nov 18, 1:31pm   United States 21 posts   1,746 comments   following x   ignore ignoring PockyClipsNow x ignore


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Buy now or be priced out forever 2.0
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 9 May 2017  90 comments, latest 6 months ago
Real estate is a' boomin in Los Angeles. Apparently the anti-trump rhetoric doesnt apply to real estate OR stock market - in fact it appears to be inversely proportional. The...

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Where to find real non biased lap top reviews?
by PockyClipsNow in #technology on 13 Aug 2015  12 comments, latest 2 years ago
Is there anywhere nowadays to find non paid, non shill, non company sponsored reviews of products? I know amazon reviews are probably hugely gamed by paid reviewers, shills, bots and...

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I just bought a house and it will cost half as much to own vs rent same house
by PockyClipsNow in #misc on 12 Oct 2012  538 comments, latest 4 years ago
I hope this is a real world math lesson for some of the 'should I buy now' crowd. Its a tough decision. Price: 875k $ Financed: 700k Loan: 5/1 Interest...

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Home prices still 50% too low in Bay Area - rent STILL cost twice the mortgage. (sfbay.craigslist.org)
by PockyClipsNow in #4 on 28 Mar 2013  174 comments, latest 5 years ago
So my friend is moving up there with his tech job. (they moved the factory workers to china, moved R&D/management to bay area. nice huh!). I ran the numbers and...

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New real estate bubble firmly in place. Lets share tips.
by PockyClipsNow in #politics on 6 Mar 2013  70 comments, latest 5 years ago
In all of coastal cali Multiple offers are now the norm for the under 800k or so market. Bay area especially. I read an article (sorry cant link it on...

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Norris Group predicts 20% increase for 2013 (thenorrisgroup.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #misc on 13 Dec 2012  104 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://www.thenorrisgroup.com/ If you never heard of these guys you are not a RE investor in CA. They are medium sized flippers/hard money lenders. They put $ where mouth is. You...

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Redfin says prices up 5% YoY (prnewswire.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #misc on 15 Oct 2012  28 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://www.prnewswire.com/news I have memories of watching prices go up for yearssss at at time. 1997 to 2006 locally. Not sure how long prices will go up but they are going...

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Democrats unveil plan to bail out 8 million more HELOC abusers and bubble buyers (housingwire.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #politics on 25 Jul 2012  12 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://www.housingwire.com/new

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Redfin says phoenix prices up 31% YOY (housingwire.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 17 Sep 2012  16 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://www.housingwire.com/con The bubble bus is going back up hill. It could be a good time to get onboard or wait 12 years for next down cycle to buy at 'the...

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BuyingForHalfTheCostOfRenting! Trulia says its 45% cheaper to buy now! (housingwire.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 13 Sep 2012  21 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://www.housingwire.com/new It's more affordable to buy a home than to rent in the 100 largest metros in the nation. That's the case if you plan to stay in the home...

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Triple dip in prices starts now.Followed by boomlet with 2% mortgages from Fed. (mhanson.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 22 Aug 2012  28 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://mhanson.com/archives/10

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Free $$$,$$$ for HELOC thieves gets delayed. Government upset. (housingwire.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 29 Jun 2012  Posted 5 years ago
http://www.housingwire.com/new

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Remember iTulip.com? They predicted a 15 years of price declines....in 2005. So far spot on! (itulip.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 7 Jun 2011  66 comments, latest 5 years ago
http://www.itulip.com/housingb I read that page in 2005 and it was scary to contemplate what it means. (I think those guys predicted the dot com crash as thier claim to fame...

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Romney wants to scale back/eliminate HUD,S-8,Tax Write offs for RE (thinkprogress.org)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 3 May 2012  4 comments, latest 6 years ago
I hope he would eliminate the Mortage Interest Deduction. It appears housing perma bears SHOULD ALL VOTE FOR ROMNEY to further crash prices. http://thinkprogress.org/econo How will patrick vote? (im voting...

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$100 down to buy a HUD home! 100% LTV! (advertisere.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #misc on 1 May 2012  Posted 6 years ago
http://www.advertisere.com/Fly

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4-27 Hanson…House Prices at “a Bottom”…For the forth year in a row!!! (mhanson.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #misc on 30 Apr 2012  Posted 6 years ago
http://mhanson.com/archives/85

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Now They are Doing Federal Loan Mods for LandLords (calculatedriskblog.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 6 Mar 2012  Posted 6 years ago
http://www.calculatedriskblog. I predict eventually through the varying and numerous federal programs from HUD,Phoney,Fraudie,FHA,HAMP,TA moratoriums, giveaways, money printing and bailouts housing will be permanently 'broken' by too much government meddleing. A...

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Get a Good Deal On A Short Sale -ideas for buying in a rigged closed market
by PockyClipsNow in #1 on 17 Feb 2012  7 comments, latest 6 years ago
Lets call this 'PockyClipsNow Strategic Buying- (short sale method)' 1. find a trustworthy agent (good luck!) or at least a hungry one (ez!) 2. send them addresses of homes you...

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Time to revist iTulip.com 2005 HB predictions.(15-20 years to bottom!) (itulip.com)
by PockyClipsNow in #housing on 3 Jan 2012  1 comment, latest 6 years ago
http://www.itulip.com/housingb They called the top in 2005 (which is a year earlier than CA top of 2006, other areas like FL probably peaked in 05). They also predicted a return...

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Will this work?:Buy home,quit job, get 2%/5 yr loan mod,get better job,winning!
by PockyClipsNow in #misc on 19 Dec 2011  6 comments, latest 6 years ago
Lets call it a 'Strategic Loan Mod'. I'm sure its a common as pie during this mess. Certainly this seems like what is happening even if you 'are laid off'...
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