Global Real Estate
Global Real Estate
Housing Market Predictions
Housing Market Predictions
If you’re a long-time reader of Money Morning you’ll know we made some housing market predictions about the Australian housing market crash. Did we get it right? Yes… and no.…
Shades of Things to Come
Shades of Things to Come
In the Guardian this morning, the chief of UK Asset Resolution (UKAR), Richard Banks, reckons the UK could face a ‘tsunami of home repossessions as soon as interest rates start to rise’. UKAR has £80 billion worth of bailed-out mortgages…
Why Scale Matters
Why Scale Matters
Why Scale Matters Money Morning reader Paul sent us an interesting document late on Friday. It was from the Institute of Actuaries of Australia. Before you fall asleep, stay with me… it’s worth it. The document is titled, A house
Should You Buy, Sell or Rent?
Should You Buy, Sell or Rent?
Should You Buy, Sell or Rent? It’s not surprising with everything we’ve written about house prices in recent weeks, your editor has gotten plenty of emails asking for personal advice. Unfortunately, I can’t give individual personal advice. But what I…
Housing Under the Pump
Housing Under the Pump
We picked up our complimentary copy of Malaysia’s New Sunday Times as we checked out of the Concorde Hotel in Kuala Lumpur early yesterday morning. We didn’t bother reading any of it until the mini-van (we only travel in style…
When a House is a 7 Storey Apartment Block
When a House is a 7 Storey Apartment Block
Well, today is your editor’s last day before we head off to the UK for three weeks. While we’re there we’re going to keep our big ears to the ground to figure out whether the UK economy is on the…
No Evidence of a “Chronic” Undersupply of Housing
No Evidence of a “Chronic” Undersupply of Housing
If you’re one of the many Money Morning readers suffering from property and housing withdrawal symptoms then don’t worry, because this morning we’re back on the bandwagon. And if you’re one of the many Money Morning readers who’s glad we’ve…
US House Prices in Gold
US House Prices in Gold
The broad sweep in housing-gold ratios is just as broad and as sweeping as both gold bulls and bears might hope…I WOULD LIKE to see a similar study using US housing market data,” asks a note after BullionVault’s…
Housing Vs. Gold
Housing Vs. Gold
“Top to bottom in the 1970s, house prices measured in gold lost four-fifths of their value all told…” BEWARE THE CLAMOR to call the bottom in house prices. Because with a tired predictability, the UK experience of seeing “green shoots”…