Cross-posted from The New Daily
Matt Ellis, 34, a Melbourne software engineer, is pleading with his fellow Australians to oppose the government’s idea of allowing home buyers to tap into their superannuation.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is actively considering the … Read more “Regular Aussie bloke fights back against ‘dangerous’ superannuation idea”
With the world currently in the process of tearing itself apart piece by piece as the failed Western neoliberal project succumbs to the internal contradictions and terminal imbalances of unfettered globalisation, finance capitalism, and residual and covert imperialism, you’d be … Read more “Australia’s new class war: A return to the Gilded Age”
“Bernard Salt is a futurist who uses demographic and social change to interpret how society and business might evolve.”
I’ll just leave that there for a moment.
Another day, another self-righteous Baby Boomer castigates themselves in the court of public … Read more “The facts about houses and avocados (Bernard Salt is an arrogant prick)”
Like all marketing exercises, real estate is primarily sold by exploiting our fears. In order to exploit our fears, marketers must first stoke fears. And the stoking of fear requires one or more invented problems, which we must be taught … Read more “Real Estate myths are being destroyed: “There’s never been a worse time to buy…””
Following my recent article on Australia’s epic housing bubble, (and the unavoidable conclusion that the only way to restore affordability is for the market to experience the inevitable crash that follows a bubble of such historic proportions), I submitted an … Read more “Submission to Home Ownership Inquiry – Who will teach young people about risk?”