Posts Tagged ‘housing crisis’

THE EASIEST WAY TO REDUCE FORECLOSURES…IF ONLY SOMEONE OTHER THAN ME WOULD THINK OF IT

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 by Al Lewis (alewis)

President Obama has often said that it would be a shame to waste this economic crisis.  Nowhere is that more true than in real estate, where federal homebuyer tax credits up to $8,000 are barely denting the mortgage foreclosure rate.   Instead, let’s use this crisis to try a new approach:   slashing the 6 percent real [...]

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former new england patriot hernandez charged with murder

Thursday, November 20th, 2008 by Al Lewis (alewis)

Almost every house sold includes a real estate commission of 5% or more. Eliminate that real estate commission – or vastly reduce it – and the value of every house theoretically rises 5% with no change in price. This would facilitate selling by the owner and/or create more equity in the owner’s house if they don’t sell. While 5% more equity will not solve the housing crisis, it would put a noticeable dent in it…and that 5% might otherwise have been taken out of the government bailout fund. This posting shows how to do exactly that

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The very common movement in low impact classes is a grapevine

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008 by Al Lewis (alewis)

You’ve got to get to the gym first and there are machines in there that will assist you in doing this. There’s a machine called the assisted dip and pull up machine. What I suggest, get on that machine, set the weight at about 50%, put your hands up and just start doing your pull [...]

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