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TRANSPARENT REAL ESTATE: Category Archive for Economy

New Book for Realtors - Real Estate Unleashed

Where's the second crash?

Doomers have been predicting a downturn for six months, eventually they'll get it right

Recession cost-cutting translating into corporate productivity and profitability

Contrary Market Indications

Doomers Rationalizing Armageddon Averted

Geithner Plan - Praised or Panned? Depends whether you're an Optimist or a Pessimist.

Fed says "Lend Banks Lend!"

Panicked Economy Mirrors Personal Panic

Dec '08 Median Price of House Sold in Detroit = $7,500

Vultures Waiting for Chow Time

Opaque Bank Accounting of Repossessed Homes may be a Problem

10 Leading Trends for Real Estate in 2009

Fed Drops Rates to .25% - Three Signs Augur a Renewed Housing Market

Chinese Investing in California Real Estate?

The Return of the Mortgage Rates

Potential Cost of the Bailout? $8 Trillion?!

Media Controlling the Markets - the "Geithner Rally"

Consumer confidence test

Global Fiscal Stimulus - Who Can Top China?

Obama's Mission for the Global Economy

Time to Make Wild Economic Predictions, They May Come True!

Recession Map - Then and Now

Two Economists have the Guts to Talk about a V-shaped Recovery

Steady Trickle of Good News to Prop up the Mood of the Economy

Investors in State of Revulsion

Tomorrow's Bond Market Test

Sovereign Peer Pressure Gives Global Rescue a Boost

G7: So Far All Talk, No Action. Chilling...

The New Definition of Market Capitulation

Inadequate Bureaucratic Coordination of the Global Rate Cuts

Watch for the Global Coordinated Rate Cut at Sunrise

2000 vs 2008 Economy Comparison

Capitulation has Happened

Global Selloff

The Fear Economy

Bailout Aftermath's Paradoxical Bedfellows in Pictures

Revenge of the Masses

The Selling of the Bailout

Senate Bailout Hearings in Pictures (update) - Part 3

Senate Bailout Hearings in Pictures - Part 2

Explaining the Senate Bailout Hearings in Three Pictures

Paulson's Bailout Plan's Achilles Heel

Don't Bet Against, or For, this Market

1929 2.0

The End of Blue Blood Investment Banking

Wall Street Dominoes Falling

Bear Stearns Redux this Weekend

The Fed's Power to Crush an Oil Bubble

An Economic Sea Change

Global Central Banks Revealed to be Cooperating to Stave off Economic Crises

Financial Engineering Bad Mortgages

Freddie Mac Fannie Mae Bailout - It Always Rains on Sunday

Market Confusion

First half 2008 - No Good Economic News

Global cooperation to support the dollar

Explaining the massive derivatives market and why the Bear Stearns bailout was necessary

The economy - false or real optimism?

How banks can charge higher loan rates despite Fed rate cuts

Markets stabilizing? Housing is last

ECB cooperation to maintain dollar's strength

Poll: 60% of Americans won't buy homes in next two years, but 60% believe now is the time to buy

Housing Panic Awards list

Fed punishes the commodities speculators

Bernanke and the Fed show their grasp of the situation

How Bear Stearns unraveled

Sunday Rate Cut + Bear Stearns Bailout? Uhoh

Recession map

Twittering Ben Bernanke

Economic doomsayers - part 2

Too much focus on the Armageddon Economy

Now the European Central Bank waffles on rate cut recovery measures

Global crash unnerves Fed - Interest rates will plunge

Global market crash update

Bernanke's credibility on the ropes

Drastic rate cuts by the Fed should ease mortgage rates even more

Recession domino theories in abundance

Chinese investment in the US to increase

Reading the mood on Wall Street

Fed rolls out Plan B... and it doesn't work

A lazy rate cut crashes the market

Before tomorrow's rate cut - market looks to 2008

Central Banks cooperate with interest rate cuts

Builders' land fire sale will crash land prices in affected areas

Complicity of Brokers

Three predictions on stocks, the Fed and housing

Arguments for the Rate Cut

How the new global economy is the wild card in sustaining the housing markets

The Fed's housing market objectives

Oil prices always jump when the Fed wants to warn against inflation

Wall Street in Reactionary Mode

Domino effect of Bad Economic News

"Bernanke put" in play

Home buyers are returning this fall - part 2

Credit crunch - and now, the Consumer

The Fed and Puritanical Ethics

Countrywide saved / exploited by BofA today

Market pressuring Fed to lowering rates even more

Home buyers, start your engines

Fed finally reacts - the Global Credit Crunch Timeline