Monthly Archives: June 2013

BASEBALL BLOG: MATT HARVEY AND THE METS’ INCREDIBLY POOR MANAGER

Had to write this after seeing last night’s Mets-Nationals game…… Baseball fans in general and Mets’ fans in particular. This will be a longer than usual post to do it justice. This is an issue which would have sent Scott … Continue reading

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INCREASED EXISTING HOME SUPPLY BIGGER THREAT TO HOME BUILDERS THAN HIGHER MORTGAGE RATES

June 21, 2013 The most recent blog on June 17, 2013, directed your attention to higher interest rates. It has been a prophetic warning from these pages for some time now, and reality is beginning to seep in: the Fed … Continue reading

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MORTGAGE RATES HIGHER AND UNLIKELY TO RETREAT

June 17, 2013…In keeping with the desire to keep these blogs short and sweet: Interest rates are rising, and the buzz revolves around the Fed’s desire to “taper” its immense buying of Treasuries and mortgage-backed securities. It seems clear that … Continue reading

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POTENTIAL IMPACT OF INTEREST RATE RISE SURFACING QUICKLY

June 3, 2013….. Interest rates will be going up. The timing, duration, and magnitude of the increase is the only question. We have known this for some time, and the bond markets are finally yielding to the knowledge that the … Continue reading

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