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Playing Chicken With A Five Year Arm (It’s Not Just About Rates)

Playing Chicken With A Five Year Arm (It’s Not Just About Rates)

While Chicken John Rinaldi’s Chez Poulet has been on the market for two months at $899,000, on Monday Laughing Squid added a bit of color with a quote from John himself: I’m caught in the mortgage crisis by association. I took a 5 year arm mortgage with a balloon... Read More »

We’re Raising The “Bubble Alert” Level To Yellow

We’re wishing we hadn’t already used-up our “An ARM (And Quite Possibly A Leg)” headline. Considering how alarmed we’ve been with the explosion of ARM financing, we’re down right terrified with the adoption of “option ARMs”. A couple of excerpts from today’s WSJ article “Sore ARMs? A Peek Inside... Read More »