The Top of the Housing Market

During the past decade the housing market has undergone a popped bubble and a recovery that could be heading toward a Minsky Moment once again.

Housing Prices in the U.S. and Abroad

We have a double dip in U.S. housing prices. But, is it happening everywhere? A Goldman Sachs research report from mid-May provided an OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) summary. The most troubled: Struggling euro zone countries remain the…

Paying Less For a House

In an interesting Politico opinion column, journalist Michael Kinsley wonders why everyone seems to assume that climbing home prices are good. He points out that most people are happy when the prices of essentials like gas go down. So why…