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SHTFplan: Housing Bubble Warning: Las Vegas Housing Is Booming, And That’s A Bad Sign

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. The epicenter of the housing bust that happened ten years ago is booming again, but economists say that’s a bad sign and should be taken as a warning. Las Vegas’ housing boom is anything but a good thing. This quiet working-class town of North Las Vegas, just […]

Nearly 51 Million Households In The United States ‘Can’t Afford Basics Like Rent And Food’

Facebook Twitter Reddit Email If the U.S. economy is performing well, then why can’t 51 million households in the United States “afford basics like rent and food”.  A stunning new report that was just put out by the United Way ALICE Project shows that the gap between the wealthy and the poor in this country […]

Disaster-Prepared Earthship Bunkers “To Survive The Apocalypse… And Start Again”

Image: Erik Wannee, Creative Commons. Evolve or die? It won’t be an easy path, or one that the masses will have an opportunity to follow before things fall apart, but it could still influence the future of the way we live… a least what remains of humanity in the aftermath. A prepping company that caters […]

Fewer Than Ever Can Afford to Buy a Home As America’s “Thriving Middle Class” Is Dead

This article was written by Michael Snyder and originally published at his Economic Collapse blog. Editor’s Comment: The cost of living is rising daily, while wages are stagnant. As SHTF has covered before, the problems are compounding. Wall Street and corporate interests have bought up the market with their cheap QE3 money, and many have […]

How to Download and Build Your Own House: “Affordable, Open Source, Modular, Ecological”

This video was produced by James Corbett and originally published at The Corbett Report. Editor’s Comment: The greatest fruits of the age of the Internet have been the renaissance of alternative living, which are going to be a big part of the future. Like so many other institutions in our society, the idea of buying […]

Welcome To Hell: The Giant Fort McMurray Fire Is The Worst Blaze In Canadian History

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. The gigantic wildfire that has forced the evacuation of the entire city of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta has been nicknamed “the Beast“, and mainstream news reports are telling us that it is now approximately […]

The Lost Home Owner: “Soaring House Prices And Lack of Decently Paid Jobs” Affect Young

If it seems like the youngest generation of adults are missing out on starting their lives, and becoming real grown-ups… it might be because they are. And despite what you might be thinking, it’s not just a case of fixation on vapid social media, cultural decline or laziness among millenials that is to blame. There […]

Central Banks Have Pushed the Middle Class Down into Neofeudal Serfdom

This article was written by Charles Hugh Smith and originally published at his Of Two Minds blog. Editor’s Comment: The complicated financial landscape today has made everyone “slaves to the central bank” while ordinary people have found themselves stuck in debt, and spending all they have just to get by. The few who are able […]

With the Economy in Shambles, More Americans Turn to Squatting: “Willing to Take the Risk”

There have always been squatters, but the trend may be rising. And the growing clash of squatters and abandoned properties suggests a boom-bust housing disaster for the economy. The phenomenon was notable after the 2006 housing bubble popped, and has resurfaced in strikingly similar circumstances for many struggling Americans. News8 in Tampa reported on the […]

Mortgages for Seniors

acting-man.com / Ramsey Su / June 4, 2015 No Mortgage Burning Parties Anymore Much attention has been paid to mounting student loans and their potential impact on young graduates looking for their first homes.  What about seniors though, the 10,000 baby boomers reaching the age of 65 every day? A long long time ago, in the era of […]