Landmark Links July 13th – Risky Business?

Lead Story…. During the mid-aughts housing bubble, there was a very common business plan regularly deployed by housing speculators.  It roughly followed this script: Buy a house as an “investment.” When that house appreciates in value, either refinance or take out a line of credit against it. Use the proceeds as the down-payment for another […]

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Landmark Links July 10th – Balancing Act

  I’m busy cramming for my broker exam so haven’t had a lot of time to put together a lead story.  However, there is still a ton of interesting things happening the the world, real estate and otherwise so here’s your Tuesday linkfest: Economy Living On The Edge: Most rate forecasts indicate that the Federal […]

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