Real estate

Chaos in Catalonia Hits Barcelona Housing Bubble

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 05/01/2018 - 10:03pm in

Barcelona wanted to take some air out of its property bubble. Will it wind up getting more than it bargained for?

Amar Bhide: The Case for Traditional Banking

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 05/01/2018 - 8:22pm in

Amar Bhide gives a clearly-written, compelling argument against a supposed banking "innovation," securitization.

Thomas Cox: A Sweet Christmas Gift for a Client in Maine

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 22/12/2017 - 8:18pm in

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Nationally famed foreclosure defense attorney Tom Cox scores a Maine Supreme Court win that saved a client's home right before Christmas.

Why Stopping Tax “Reform” Won’t Stop Inequality

Inequality isn’t driven by taxes—it’s driven by the power of capital in relation to workers.

Fresh Hell

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 09/12/2017 - 7:41am in

Hire an “ambiance and atmosphere model” for your office holiday party.
Attractive men and women—but mostly women—are. . .

Gaius Publius: The Building Is Burning and All the World’s Babies Are In It — Using Force to Fight Climate Change

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 28/11/2017 - 7:25pm in

It’s going to take force to fight climate change and there’s little time to waste. Asking and negotiating won’t do the job.

When Affordable Housing Meets Free-Market Fantasy

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 28/11/2017 - 9:55am in

Policy wonks left and right have sought to blame the U.S. housing crisis on local zoning regulations. But the evidence tells a different story.

Matt Bruenig: Land as Soil and Land as Space

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 11/11/2017 - 1:55am in

Looking at arguments used to justify original claims on land (meaning private ownership versus common ownership or use).

How to Fight the Global Wall Street Landlords

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 09/11/2017 - 1:55am in

Local activists are having some success in fighting Big Finance landlords who have become big, ruthless players in rental housing.

Nomi Prins: Steven Mnuchin, Foreclosure King of America

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 08/11/2017 - 5:11pm in

A summary of the many reasons to view Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin with contempt.

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