This Week in Aspirational Pricing: “White Elephants of LA” CNBC’s Robert Frank does a piece on a 34,000 square foot $180,000,000 LA spec home that supposedly cost $70,000,000 to develop. That seems to be quite a markup and if accurate, there is a lot of room to negotiate.
The remainder is known in the industry as "shadow inventory. homes will be lost this year because borrowers can’t meet their loan payments, up from about 1.7 million in 2008." (Ruth Simon, "The.
China’s "Minsky Moment" Is Here, Morgan Stanley Finds.. A disorderly unwind could take Chinese growth down to 4% in a shorter time frame with potentially disastrous consequences for levered chinese assets (banks, property) and the entire commodity supply chain (commodity stocks, equipment.
Shadow inventory up 9.1% in Q1 ’10 to $78.6 BILLION Morgna Stanley states that for the market to clear it’s inventory of Shadow Inventory.it would tkae almost 4 years.or 47 Months! Great time to be in the Real Estate Market.lots of opportunity!
Investors still see relative value in subprime mortgage bonds The Litigation Fallout From The Global Mortgage Crisis – This chapter will review some of these legal controversies by examining the recourse to the courts of two types of investors: one, investors in subprime mortgage vehicles and two, investors in banks and other lenders that lent and promoted such loans and securities and whose stock prices subsequently declined dramatically or became worthless.