Early 2012, low prices and skyrocketing rental returns attracted huge corporate and hedge fund buyers of bundles of homes at bulk sales. At the end of 2013, these buyers stopped buying. What do they know?
Its interesting how deregulation in 1999 deflated the stock market while the real estate market, rather than level out into a normal cycle, continued to shoot up. Why? Look at "Real Estate Hangover 2009."
This chart nicely continues on from the chart below ending in 2010. It appears prices are on the way up. Or are there factors not indicated in this chart? Size, quality, and locations of homes for a start.
MARIN REAL ESTATE DATA everything you want and more.
ZILLOW - FRIEND, FRAUD, or TERRORIST Zillow started as amusement for homeowners, but when lenders used it to replace real appraisals, economic terror started. This article is a good introduction to the corruption of Zillow. http://zillowripsoffagents.com/
The green line is average sales price. Note the cycle between 1971-1981, and 1981-91, 1991-2001, then . . . oops what happened??
The blue line is number of sales. Interesting, there is a "M" with the sales peaking, dropping, then peaking again.
What happened? Read "The Real Estate Hangover 2009" - link on left side bar.
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The real estate world has changed. Mike Williamsen has been dealing with these issues for years and has discovered some hidden opportunities for both homeowners and buyers. Call Mike at 415-713-2223
Here are a few of Mike's favorite videos, some may not show instantly, just click "Open content in new window." Some may have already been censored:
COUNTRY WIDE FRAUD WHISTLE BLOWER A former Countrywide exec talks about the mortgage fraud of Countywide
Fed Grants $7.77 Trillion in Secret Bank Loan Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH), a longtime advocate for reform of the Federal Reserve, is sharply criticizing the Federal Reserve today after Bloomberg news reported that the Federal Reserve secretly committed nearly $8 trillion in support to American and international financial institutions during the 2008 bailout.
ROBO-SIGNING Fact or Fiction? Its unbelievable.
MORTGAGE MESS: Who really owns your mortgage?
BANKSTERS vs. DEADBEATS Who is to blame? Who should be accountable?
Foreclosure Fraud - MSNBC Cenk Uygur (host of The Young Turks) on MSNBC Live speaks with Matt Taibi of Rolling Stone about bank foreclosure fraud.
Clinton Talks Housing On Letterman What does Bill think needs to be done?
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