Commercial Real Estate’s boom-and-bust cycle heads south.
After years of asset stripping by private equity firms and hedge funds.
The ingenious strategy of cost-cutting and store-closing your way out of trouble: Pretty soon, it leads to zero.
Just as the deflating Farmland bubble leaves its marks.
Even the biggest.
Peak Rent. Traces of relief for renters. Landlords scramble. But in some cheaper cities, rents soar.
Several simultaneous booms have turned to busts.
Sales down 80% from peak. Where the heck’s the Foreign Money?
Venture Capital gets prudent – with consequences.
Turns out, to keep from deflating, property bubble needs Obamacare.