Archive | December, 2011

The World Turns On, But Inventory Does Not


CoreLogic is a company that tracks all kinds of trends. They take a slice of recent history and the economic factors within it and do cool calculations that slice and dice information used by pundits and prognosticators – and sometimes speculators. Data is only as good as its interpretation.  What is even more important is […]

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December 10, 2011



What is News?


It is beyond me how people who call themselves writers seemingly have no imagination about subject matter. There are so many things to write about in the housing industry that it confounds me when I read repeated articles about old news. Do we really need to understand that housing foreclosures are about to pick up […]

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December 9, 2011


Foreclosures, Mortgages

This Too Shall Pass


You have exactly four options if you are underwater on your mortgage.  They are as follows: Modify your loan (hopefully it is not serviced by Fannie / Freddie) Attempt a short sale Stay and pay Walk away And that is about it.  Of course, if you live in a very desirable area, you have a […]

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