housing crisis, home owner, gentrification, rent increase

Land Rush?

Ideas and Issues

July 22, 2021 New Orleans      I’ve spent a fair amount of time in Billings, Montana over my lifetime.  I can say the same for Rapid City, South Dakota, though it has been a couple of years.  Same for Waco, where I just had a cousin graduate from Baylor.  I’m not unfamiliar with Coeur d’Alene, …

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Gentrification Assault, Oakland Housing Market Out of Control

ACORN Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Foreclosure Ideas and Issues

Vicksburg, Mississippi   It was hard to believe a friend’s claim that Oakland, California has now become one of the three most expensive cities in the country in no small part because the housing market has gone berserk. He said that Oakland now only followed New York City and San Francisco, and had bypassed Seattle, San …

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