joined 2006 Apr 8, 2:17pm
Breeding the perfect CNBC reporter
on 14 Sep 2006
, latest 9 years ago The last post is getting a bit unwieldy. Let's continue the utopia and eugenics discussions here. If you need a starter, here it is - pick four couples for...
Why Aren't You Talking About Real Estate?
on 29 May 2007
, latest 13 years ago Since we're experiencing a slow time at this blog, I thought it might be a good time to put up a thread to answer the occasional complaints about this blog's...
To Serve FB
on 5 Apr 2007
, latest 13 years ago Feel free to incorporate science fiction elements into your posts.
Ask a JBR
on 11 Mar 2007
, latest 13 years ago This is a creative writing thread. All posts should be treated as entertainment and do not constitute advice. Every post here (except for for this one) will answer the...
The Internal Revenue Code Made Me Do It
on 17 Feb 2007
, latest 13 years ago Home buyers frequently cite the mortgage deduction as one of the primary reasons for home ownership. Do you think this is a reasonable argument? Do you think additional considerations...
Are High Speed Trains the Transportation for the Future?
on 11 Dec 2006
, latest 13 years ago Paul asks: For a new thread Iâ€™d be interested in hearing thoughts on transportation and how it impacts where we live. One thing I think about is if we...
on 12 Nov 2006
, latest 13 years ago Per Bruce's request: Please discuss your views about building a house from scratch v. buying and remodeling. Please share first-hand experiences and second-hand knowledge about building dream homes from...
How is your local housing market holding up?
on 9 Oct 2006
, latest 13 years ago What kind of percentage drops are you seeing in your neck of the woods? Where do you see the most weakening and where do you see the least weakening?...
What if they're right?
on 25 May 2006
, latest 14 years ago Okay, let's just disregard all the knowledge of economics, history, logic, etc. So what if the market does exactly what David "Lerah" Lereah said it would do and continue...
And Now For Something Completely Different
on 28 May 2006
, latest 14 years ago And now for something completely different. What? I don't know. Threads always end up going where the posters want them to go. However, here's something to start off the...
Outrageous Flyover McMansions and Peso Palaces
on 14 May 2006
, latest 14 years ago Per DinOR and Michael Holliday's request. The Baja housing bubble. Also. Do you know someone who sold their outrageously tiny California/NYC/Boston houses for an outrageous amount of dineros, and...
Bubble Bubble Everywhere
on 4 May 2006
, latest 14 years ago Gold is now at $675/oz and silver at $13.88/oz. Do you think their prices will go up, down, or sideways (into government intervention)? Do you think there IS a...
Business and the economy in the post bubble world
on 11 Apr 2006
, latest 14 years ago Ladies and gents, The mainstream media is finally recognizing the end of the housing bubble we sensible folks (A.K.A. bubbleheads A.K.A. JBR) have been talking about for years. I...