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[VIDEO] Boomberg Radio/TV ‘Surveillance’ 9-21-15

September 21, 2015 | 11:45 am | Radio |

I was set to speak in studio with Tom Keene and Pimm Fox but had a commuting snafu and had to call in. It was a great opportunity to show a picture of me as a 15 year old. Love these guys. The best. The Bloomberg Television/Radio are clearly pros and handled the last minute change with ease.

We talked about lots of housing markets and the distortion being created by credit conditions.

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Fed Charts: How are the Housing Fundamentals Doing?

July 13, 2015 | 11:22 am | |

The New York Fed just put out an economic recap of the U.S. economy that is chock full of charts and data.

NYC employment growth is strong…

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But nationally, unemployment is falling but those being counted on the roles are falling…

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Housing starts have ramped up but most is multi-family – driven by freakin’ high rents.

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New single family home sales are lagging existing home sales (see chart above)…

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And we wonder why the economy doesn’t feels so good…anemic wage growth…

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Bloomberg View Column: The Myth of Real Estate Stigma

August 31, 2014 | 4:52 pm | | Charts |

BVlogo I gave some thought to what the long term impact of a nationally-covered local tumultuous event on a local housing market might be…

The Aug. 9th shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer has roiled Ferguson, Missouri, thrusting it into the national spotlight. But what happens to the town of 21,000 outside of St. Louis after the turmoil ends — more specifically, what happens to property values?

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The Myth of Real Estate Stigma. Please join the conversation over at Bloomberg View.


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