Met het meest recente ‘woonakkoord’ heeft de Nederlandse politiek een nieuw hoofdstuk toegevoegd aan het vlek-op-vlek beleid van de woningmarkt. … More
Bring Out The Gimp
Just as we thought we may have seen all the unlikely events happen, all the black swans landing in our … More
Animal Spirits on a Roller Coaster – Robert Shiller
I wanted to share this short video, in which Robert Shiller elaborates on his views on home prices … More
Dog days are over
Back to were we started off with this blog: March 2009. We’ve set off while the economy was based on quicksand: … More
Hoe eet je een olifant? (translated)
Het is nu anderhalf jaar geleden dat de pleuris uitbrak. Tenminste, als je het omvallen van Lehman als het kantelpunt … More
How to eat an elephant?
It’s been 18 months now, since hell broke loose. That is, if you’re referring to the Lehman collapse as the … More
EXPO real 2009: Crisis? What crisis?
While last year’s edition of the Expo Real, just weeks after Lehman’s collapse, spelled doom and gloom over international commercial … More
Dinner is being served
Market analysts have been talking about greens shoots for many months now. And although optimism may be good in general, … More
Poll: Are We Out of the Woods Yet?
Many talk about green shoots for some months now. Others say that worse is yet to come. We have seen … More
Anyone can play guitar
Allright, it is official now: real estate markets have been bottoming out. Few of them are on the uprise, many … More
Property markets hit twice
Page one or two of your real estate text book probably states something like: the two prime drivers of property values … More
Wait and see (until the wall of money comes back to property again)
More than four million property investors in the UK are holding onto their cash rather than investing it in real … More