Implode-Explode Heavy Industries news feed Tracking the many faces of the global credit implosion. en-us iehi-feed-59683 Mon, 02 May 2016 14:57:27 GMT Piggy bank raiders: half of parents dip into children's savings (UK) iehi-feed-59615 Fri, 22 Apr 2016 21:15:56 GMT Drvenkar Custom Homes / Tex Best Custom Builders files for Chapter 7 bankruptcy iehi-feed-54315 Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:17:25 GMT Welcome to the Everything Boom, or Maybe the Everything Bubble Welcome to the Everything Boom -- and, quite possibly, the Everything Bubble. Around the world, nearly every asset class is expensive by historical standards. Stocks and bonds; emerging markets and advanced economies; urban office towers and Iowa farmland; you name it, and it is trading at prices that are high by historical standards relative to fundamentals. The inverse of that is relatively low returns for investors.


Prefer a more solid asset? The price of office and apartment building has risen similarly; office space in central business districts nationwide costs $300 per square foot on average, up from $147 in early 2010, according to Real Capital Analytics. In Manhattan, an investor in an office building can expect rent payments after expenses to add up to only a 4.4 percent return, known as the capitalization rate, lower than even in 2007, the top of the last boom.

iehi-feed-47540 Sun, 16 Sep 2012 19:34:40 GMT I Don't Hang Up On Bill Collectors, They Hang Up On Me! iehi-feed-47491 Fri, 14 Sep 2012 17:16:18 GMT Is Wells Fargo Run By The Catty Ladies From TV's Dynasty? iehi-feed-47404 Wed, 12 Sep 2012 18:13:00 GMT Dead Homeowners Are Like Dead Interns, They Haunt Politicians On Election Day iehi-feed-47371 Tue, 11 Sep 2012 19:12:34 GMT FDIC Sues Banks and Depositors Over MBS Fraud iehi-feed-47341 Tue, 11 Sep 2012 04:50:24 GMT Did Romney Finance Chair Advise Clients To Steal Money From School Children? iehi-feed-47297 Mon, 10 Sep 2012 00:48:13 GMT MFI-Miami Client Spanks Linda Orlans, Scores Free House From Fannie Mae iehi-feed-39372 Tue, 27 Sep 2011 19:07:16 GMT Imploded: DeLuca Enterprises iehi-feed-35382 Wed, 20 Apr 2011 04:57:12 GMT Maronda Homes Files Chapter 11 iehi-feed-24878 Wed, 03 Mar 2010 06:42:22 GMT Orleans Homebuilders iehi-feed-21877 Mon, 19 Oct 2009 21:35:15 GMT Whittaker Builders goes Chapter 11 iehi-feed-19918 Fri, 31 Jul 2009 16:19:41 GMT Buena Vista Custom Homes iehi-feed-19917 Fri, 31 Jul 2009 16:18:30 GMT Dale Thompson Builders files Chapter 11 iehi-feed-19071 Mon, 29 Jun 2009 18:54:17 GMT Sotherby Homes ceases operations iehi-feed-18389 Thu, 04 Jun 2009 16:55:12 GMT Prospect Homes of Richmond files Ch. 11 iehi-feed-18278 Mon, 01 Jun 2009 01:29:28 GMT McStain Neighborhoods Files Ch. 11 iehi-feed-18220 Fri, 29 May 2009 00:33:54 GMT Mayer Homes Shuts Down iehi-feed-17907 Fri, 15 May 2009 18:51:56 GMT Two Tinies: Model Homes of Hilton Head and Monarch Homes of Wisconsin
  • Model Homes of Hilton Head
  • Monarch Homes of Wisconsin
  • Incidentally, those are the actual names of the companies (not just where they are located). Read more at the Builder Implode-O-Meter!]]>