Monthly Archives: December 2009

New Seeking Alpha Article

I am happy to report that my latest Seeking Alpha article submission was published this morning. To view it, click here. Seeking Alpha handpicks articles from the world’s top market blogs, money managers, financial experts and investment newsletters – publishing … Continue reading

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It Ain’t a DEFAULT if Golden Rule Applies

Morgan Stanley is walking away from five office buildings they bought two years ago at the height of the market for $6.5 billion (that’s B… not M), which have since lost as much as 50% in value. The reason, says … Continue reading

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Real Estate Market is Top Heavy

Active vs Sold Analysis Last 90 Dayshttp://d1.scribdassets.com/ScribdViewer.swf?document_id=24257497&access_key=key-2nueqwkqknqdvwa8e68n&page=1&version=1&viewMode=list The preceding chart suggests to me that there is not enough inventory that people want… and too much inventory that people don’t want. If we were in a normal, free market, I would … Continue reading

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12411 Pacific Avenue, Los Angeles: SOLD

2bd/2ba loft living Santa Monica style.A few words from the client… “Seth is very knowledgeable and provides great customer service. He made our refinancing a breeze.”Brian G. and Le D.

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Perfect Starter Home

Check out the virtual tour of this cool new listing.

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