Except the Real One Doesn't Have A Safety Harness
This video has been making the rounds online, and it's really interesting. It's from SpeculativeBubble.com, a blog that originally tracked the dotcom boom but ...
This video has been making the rounds online, and it's really interesting. It's from SpeculativeBubble.com, a blog that originally tracked the dotcom boom but now follows real estate.
The video uses house prices from 1890-2007, adjusted for inflation, to plot a roller coaster simulation.
Be sure you watch it until the end: The recent real estate explosion makes for a dizzying climb at the end of the ride. Of course, depending on how housing prices perform this year, you might be in for one terrorizing fall.
(via Wall Street Journal's MarketBeat blog)
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Bright Spots in the Sad State of Statehouse Reporting13 hours ago
The Week in Public Finance: Public Pensions Edition2 days ago
Low Oil Prices Drain Some But Energize Most Local Economies2 days ago
Missouri Auditor Dies in 'Apparent Suicide'2 days ago
Border Surge Hampering Policing in Other Parts of Texas2 days ago
81,000 Ohioans to Lose Medicaid Coverage2 days ago