Don’t worry North America, African Villages had a housing boom as well…A Housing Market Built on Mud Takes Off, and Then Goes Thud – WSJ.comlocal residents and home builders let their enthusiasm get the better of them, turning out a spate of new construction. Now, rows of newly built houses stand empty in the village, […]
Our family has lived in some pretty diverse neighborhoods both in Canada and Australia, and typically, we’ve found that those with the highest diversity have also been the most vibrant. The idea that single family housing is the norm is a product of cheap oil and the spread of the baby boomers across the suburbs… […]
Written at the start of 2008, James Howard Kunstler writes his predictions for the year 2008 – from the section on housing and finance….