Real Estate Video WSJ, Marketwatch

WSJ: Luxury Real Estate Sales in S. Florida

Marketwatch: Housing Market Recedes Further

Category: Real Estate, Video

Wave of Foreclosures Drives Prices Lower, Lures Buyers

Category: Data Analysis, Financial Press, Real Estate

Existing Homes Sales Fall; NAR seeks a PhD in Absurdism

Category: Data Analysis, Real Estate

Housing Price to Rent Ratio

Category: Real Estate

This Bull Has (Had) Legs !

Quite a while ago, I had an interesting conversation with a smart fundie manager. We had opposing views about many things. In particular, we disagreed upon was the value of (non-price) sentiment indicators. His argument was that when stocks get cheap enough — as reflected in their Prices, P/Es and cash flow measures — other…Read More

Category: Contrary Indicators, Financial Press, Investing, Markets, Psychology

James Galbraith Says Housing Problem to Last `Long Time’

Since we get existing home sales later today:

James Galbraith, an economics professor at the University of Texas,
talks with Bloomberg’s Matt Miller from Austin, Texas, about the
outlook for the U.S. economy and the challenges facing the next
president, the impact of Federal Reserve monetary policy on inflation,
and the state of the U.S. housing market.

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Galbraith

James Galbraith Says Housing Problem to Last `Long Time’
Bloomberg, May 16 2008
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=aT2P76NSBpf4

Category: Economy, Real Estate, Video

Is eBay “Broken” ?

Category: Consumer Spending, Retail, Web/Tech

Half Empty? No Such Thing!

Category: Data Analysis, Psychology, Quantitative

Currency for the Blind

Category: Currency, Economy, Taxes and Policy

Coincident Index by States

Category: Economy, Federal Reserve, Politics