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Evidence The Housing Bubble Is Bursting?: “Home Sellers Are Slashing Prices At The Highest Rate In At Least Eight Years”

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. The housing market indicated that a crisis was coming in 2008.  Is the same thing happening once again in 2018?  For several years, the housing market has been one of the bright spots for the […]

Housing Crash 2.0? Experts Warn That ‘The U.S. Housing Market Looks Headed For Its Worst Slowdown In Years’

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Is the United States heading for another absolutely devastating housing crash?  It has been 10 years since the last one, and so many of the exact same signs that immediately preceded the last one are […]

Millennials Have Never Been More In Debt, And It Is Creating A Major Risk For The Economy

There is a seemingly unlimited number of disconnects in financial markets these days, not the least of which is the shocking divergence in recent years between the ever plunging unemployment rate in the United States and stubbornly rising delinquencies on consumer debt. In fact, according to a note published earlier today by UBS strategist Matthew […]

AMERICAN DREAM IS DEAD: MEXICAN AND CHINESE MILLENNIALS HAVE HIGHER HOMEOWNERSHIP RATE THAN AMERICANS / DANIEL LANG / APRIL 19, 2017 From a cultural and economic perspective, American millennials will likely go down in history as a lost generation. We’re talking about an entire generation that was coddled, and bamboozled by an education system that tricked them into absorbing tens of thousands of dollars in debt for college degrees that […]

The American Dream: An Endangered Ethos

Authored by Danielle DiMartino Booth via, Few words are slipperier than ‘ethos’ to grasp. Even the best translation of the word – essence – is hard to get your arms around. Perhaps that is why so many of us were blissfully unaware until recently that the very essence of the American Dream was slipping through […]

Los Angeles Has Lowest US Homeownership Rate, But 7th Most Expensive Rents / by Anthony B. Sanders via Confounded Interest / October 10, 2016 The grand prize for lowest homeownership rate in the US goes to … Los Angeles! With less than 50% homeownership rate (46.50% compared to 62.9% for the US as a whole). Meanwhile, Los Angeles has rapidly growing apartment rents,  much like the rest of the US. READ […]

“Home Prices Are Out Of Hand Again”

By Bloomberg strategist Christopher Maloney Home Prices Are Out Of Hand Again U.S. home prices appear to be getting out of hand again as the gap between home price growth and household real income growth is close to where it was just before the housing collapse. It’s also notable, and worrying, that the housing market […]

Rent prices drop in 10 of top 12 US Markets: Rental Armageddon taking a brief break for the election. / September 18, 2016 The last decade has added 10 million renter households.  This has happened at the same time that the homeownership rate has fallen to a generational low.  Since builders realize that broke Millennials are not going to save the housing market certain markets went into housing mania 2.0.  Many people are unable […]

Barack Obama Will Be The Only President In History To Never Have A Year Of 3% GDP Growth

Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, We just got another extremely disappointing GDP number.  It was being projected that U.S. GDP would grow by 2.5 percent during the second quarter of 2016, but instead it only grew by just 1.2 percent.  In addition, the Census Bureau announced that GDP growth for the […]

The “New Housing Crisis” – Not Enough Rental Homes?

Submitted by Lance Roberts via, The has been a rash of articles as of late suggesting there is a “new housing crisis” afoot. The issue this time, as it is suggested, is there is a “shortage” of homes for all the people that are wanting to buy homes causing prices to skyrocket out of […]