Monthly Archives: January 2006

Neve Mind

Naysyers in favor of women buying Link: Journal Gazette | 01/22/2006 | Author coaches women on buying home. Never mind the housing bubble. Money coach Vanessa Summers says buying a home is the best investment you can make. She is … Continue reading

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Cautionary California Tale

Here’s a great personal story about people being caught when the bubble bursts. Link: MONEY Magazine: Real Estate: The state of the bubble – Jan. 19, 2006. NEW YORK (MONEY Magazine) – Rory Moore, semiretired and a self-described "dabbler" in … Continue reading

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Charlotte Observer | 01/14/2006 | 11,000 Dow cooling of housing, bonds = rebound for stocks

This is part of what Greenspan meant when he coined "housing froth". In a frothy world, bubbles form in one spot and burst in others. The housing market bubble popping is leading to a re-bubble on the stock market. Link: … Continue reading

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OverZellSupply

Here’s what Zell hs to say: Link: Latest Business News and Financial Information | Reuters.com. CHICAGO (Reuters) – The risk of a housing bubble in the U.S. market is highly localized as supply is still catching up with demand in … Continue reading

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If You’re Not Selling, There’s No Bubble

Scott Burns of the Universal Press Syndicate brings up a pretty good point: if you’re not selling, and you are living, you’ve got nothing to worry about. Just live. Chron.com | Burns: Own your home, ignore the bubble. Failing to … Continue reading

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Housing Normalcy in Baltimore

Seems Baltiomore thinks things are just plain normal, not bubble-licious. Link: Home sales level down in area – baltimoresun.com. The frenzy of homebuyers willing to outbid each other to get into a new home became a rarer phenomenon, yielding to … Continue reading

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Housing Bubble Lessons from our Friends in Shanghai

There’s an awful lot we can learn about how to spot a housing bubble from our friends in China. Link: A Home Boom Busts – Los Angeles Times. SHANGHAI — American homeowners wondering what follows a housing bubble can look … Continue reading

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Housing Bubble News

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Chicago Sun-Times – Classifieds – Real Estate Transfers

This is a great resource for checking actual home closing price data. Compare the closing prices for recent home purchases in the seven-county Chicago area. Link: Chicago Sun-Times – Classifieds – Real Estate Transfers.

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