joined 2011 Feb 14, 4:39pm
Wait, if China's wages are so low, how are they...
on 17 Sep 2013
, latest 4 months ago ...able to pay all cash for houses not only there, but here as well?
Will they take out Trump like they supposedly did Kennedy?
on 12 Jan 2017
, latest 4 years ago Trump seems to piss off everyone. I really like the guy, but dang, he's really pushing their buttons and it makes me nervous.
Hey White People, Break Out Your Checkbooks!
on 9 Jan 2017
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I Have Never Voted for the Winning President, and I'm Voting for...
on 2 Aug 2016
, latest 4 years ago ...Trump. 1992: Perot 1996: Perot 2000: Gore 2004: Don't remember... didn't vote for Bush or Kerry 2008: Definitely wasn't Obama... don't recall if McCain 2012: Wasn't Obama or RMoney So,...
When the Chinese pay all-cash for a house, is that actually borrowed cash?
on 29 Jun 2016
, latest 4 years ago Or do they really have millions in the bank that is free and clear? If so, how did they get it?
U.S. Housing Prices are Never Going to Down, But Humor Me...
on 20 Jun 2016
, latest 4 years ago ...theoretically, what could happen to make them go down and not be attractive to the worldwide investment community?
Why Do Real Estate Agents Hold Open Houses?
on 6 Jun 2016
, latest 4 years ago What's the point? The house will sell in minutes for over asking, all cash, no contingencies, by a foreign buyer, sight unseen. So what's the point of wasting time on...
Will the Chinese Stock Market Implosion Affect U.S. Housing Prices?
on 30 Jul 2015
, latest 5 years ago Will the Chinese need to sell their U.S. Real Estate for any reason, or will they buy more?#investing
Why Bother to Hold an Open House?
on 19 Aug 2013
, latest 7 years ago My neighbor is selling (San Jose area), and she had an open house on Saturday and Sunday. What the hell for?
Capitulation: I will Never Own
on 28 May 2013
, latest 7 years ago I like renting, but would like to own one day, but it's moot. Prices will never come down to levels where I can realistically afford them. Just when I think...
Is RE Investment Good for Renters?
on 5 Feb 2013
, latest 8 years ago I think so. Imagine every home sold gets purchased by an investor with the intention to rent. That makes for a lot of homes that are "up for grabs" for...
Am I About to be Sued?
on 22 Aug 2011
, latest 9 years ago Long story short: Short sale in '08. First paid off, second got about $100K out of $200K. My ignorant behind didn't specifically get forgiveness of deficiency. In the subsequent years,...
Where is everyone getting the money?
on 12 Jul 2011
, latest 9 years ago So all of you cash buyers, and those that can afford high down payments in pricy areas, if you don't mind my asking, where are you getting the money? Sometimes...
California Short Sales and SB 458
on 19 Jul 2011
Posted 9 years ago One of the articles Patrick has linked is regarding California bill SB 458, which bars junior lien holders from seeking deficiencies after a short sale. I read through the wording...