Oct 26 2009

Commercial Real Estate Implosion: 67 Percent Fall in Multifamily Starts, Ghost Buildings, $3 Trillion in Debt, 41 Percent Drop in CRE, and Collapse in Rents.

Driving along the highway at night, it is an eerie sight to look at some of the vacant buildings.  The lights are on but the floors are empty awaiting an audience that will never come.  Can it be that commercial real estate, with over $3 trillion outstanding be in worse shape than residential housing?  In […]

Oct 19 2009

U.S. Dollar Sendoff Stock Market Rally: Dow up 56% from Bottom in U.S. Dollars but up only 31% in Euros. How a Crashing Currency Hides Actual Trends. Over 40 Ounces of Gold Needed to Purchase Dow Index in 2000. Today 9.4 Ounces of Gold will buy the Dow Index. Oil is up 128% from March low.

Many Americans have a hard time wrapping their mind around a declining currency or the hidden tax that is inflation.  The U.S. Treasury and Federal Reserve understands this and for decades has exploited this issue to slowly siphon off the buying power of the U.S. dollar. Openly they tell the public that they are for […]

Oct 17 2009

Government Tax Receipts Down 20 Percent Year over Year: Wall Street Banks Earning Billions. The Unsustainable Economic Course.

The Congressional Budget Office puts out a long term analysis examining the economic health of the United States each year.  In major recessions like the one we are in right now, these reports provide a projection into the future but the most important indicators like taxes are in a state of flux.  It is also […]

Oct 12 2009

Federal Reserve System: 12 Regional Banks with 1 Central Power Base. The New York Fed. Over 70 Percent of Assets with New York Fed.

The Federal Reserve Banks are broken up into 12 regional banks across the country by geographic location.  Some excellent data has been provided from certain divisions including the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank.  Yet as we have found with the over 8,000 FDIC insured banks, the real power is held by roughly 100 banks.  When […]

Oct 6 2009

U.S. Dollar fell 35 Percent Over 18 Years from 1984 to 2002 – The U.S. Dollar then Dropped Over 40 Percent from 2002 to 2007: How the Dollar is Being Systematically Devalued since the 1980s. 5 Reason why a Weak Dollar is bad for America.

The U.S. Treasury and Federal Reserve have kept quite in recent months about any strong dollar policy.  Last time Timothy Geithner was in China he was laughed at by students when he insinuated that the U.S. would get its economic house in order.  The Chinese students realize just like most Americans do, that the U.S. […]

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