Anti-Trump, Brexit doomsayers: We were wrong

Historically, it seems, the prospect of a freer economy in which business owners have fewer restrictions and workers keep more of their wages brings out the harbingers of doom. It was no different when British voters chose to leave the increasingly suffocating European Union and Americans elected businessman Donald Trump. Out came the predictions of a… Please follow and like us:

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Americans’ declining economic mobility is reflected yet again in fewer moves into new houses and apartments

Despite a long recovery and record streak of job growth, the share of Americans moving to a new location continued a steady decline in 2017, reaching a new post-World War II low, an indicator of a less mobile workforce that reflects both an aging society and economic problems facing younger workers. The decline marked the fifth… Please follow and like us:

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Southern California home prices surge, tying an all-time high

LOS ANGELES — Southern California home prices surged 8.6 percent in November compared with a year earlier, tying an all-time high that underscores a drum-tight housing market with few properties for sale, according to a report released Wednesday. The six-county region’s median home price hit $505,000 last month, a nominal record last seen in September and,… Please follow and like us:

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Wall Street Criminals Continue Their Fraud And Theft: NO JAIL TIME – America’s Lawyer

To learn more about this topic, visit AL.Law Via America’s Lawyer: Mike Papantonio talks with Danielle DiMartino Booth about how a new federal lawsuit says Goldman Sachs and other Wall Street banks rigged the U.S Treasury Bond Market to gain profits for themselves. Transcript: Mike Papantonio: A new federal lawsuit filed in Manhattan says Goldman Sachs… Please follow and like us:

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Home Prices Boom 10 Years After Housing Crisis

New report reveals surprising data as prices return to bubble levels SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Home prices have returned to the boom levels of a decade ago — which foreshadowed the bursting of the real estate “bubble” and the onset of The Great Recession — but today’s housing market is starkly different,… Please follow and like us:

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UK house price growth peters out, London weakest since 2009

New residential homes are seen at a housing estate in Aylesbury, Britain, February 7, 2017. [Photo/Agencies] LONDON – House prices in Britain are no longer rising and are falling in London at their fastest pace since 2009, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors said on Thursday, citing political worries and last week’s Bank of England interest… Please follow and like us:

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Beijing curbs to cool home prices

Photo taken on Mar 29, 2016 shows residential building in Beijing. [Photo/VCG] The Beijing municipal government strengthened policies against the speculative buying of residential apartments on Friday to stabilize the housing market, including increasing the down-payment requirements for buyers of a second home from 50 percent to 60 percent of the full price. Buyers of a… Please follow and like us:

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