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by Agitprop
Sun Jan 10, 2010 7:39 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: gold doesn't stack up
Replies: 550
Views: 126381

Re: gold doesn't stack up

As a pile of boards and dirt, etb's shack/land should be worth $150. It should be worth $2,000/mo or whatever the rental rate for east van homes is. The problem many people have with gold is: what can you do with it besides hoard it? It doesn't generate income, so until someone else comes along wit...
by Agitprop
Tue Nov 17, 2009 9:22 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: gold doesn't stack up
Replies: 550
Views: 126381

Re: gold doesn't stack up

Gamblers, all of you.... go to Gamblers Anon, now. :shock: Not by a long shot. Gold has seen slow but steady gains for the last 4 years, at least. A very small contingent who were hip to the real dynamics of of fractional banking, and out of control U.S. govt deficit spending and printing, have bee...
by Agitprop
Mon Nov 16, 2009 3:37 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: gold doesn't stack up
Replies: 550
Views: 126381

Re: gold doesn't stack up

Bplace on Meth, The Hunt bros. cornered market in silver, at that time, so you have to discount for that. If China, India, and now Japan are in actuality still seeing real growth, silver's use as an industrial metal together with it's safe haven status should see it outdistance gold. True enough. I ...
by Agitprop
Mon Nov 16, 2009 3:31 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: gold doesn't stack up
Replies: 550
Views: 126381

Re: gold doesn't stack up

I've been buying gold since 2003, when it was around 450.00 per oz. instead of investing in real estate or stock market. It's been blissfully easy. No irritating tenants, no mortgage on investment property to worry about, no gut wrenching night panic wondering when the TSX will take another swan div...
by Agitprop
Fri May 01, 2009 9:19 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Introduce Yourself to the Forum!
Replies: 291
Views: 274161

Re: Introduce Yourself to the Forum!

1) Age / Location / Occupation 32 / UK / Environmental Consultant 2) What real estate do you own? Nothing currently looking to purchase when I get back to Vancouver 3) What's your view on the market going forward? Buyer or seller? Which parts of the market? I'd imagine the market is going to stabil...
by Agitprop
Thu Jan 06, 2005 5:59 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Introduce Yourself to the Forum!
Replies: 291
Views: 274161

I'm shelter challenged, or homeless, but with a little luck maybe I can afford an airstream like Honkytonkman one day. I just logged in for the first time about an hour ago and must say, it seems like a very active board. Perfect. My forays into the occult world of real estate arcana convince me tha...