Archives for “emerging markets”


Dear Reader, The real estate market in Ireland is deeply distressed. The mother of all bubbles popped, bankrupting the country’s banking system. When the liabilities of ...

Dear Reader, As you know I travel the world discovering emerging markets and great foreign investments. Would $12,000 for a quarter-acre lot in a lush, stunning ...

Dear Reader, I got an e-mail from a fellow reader last week. He was in a bit of a bind. He'd decided to purchase a pre-construction ...

The Best Buy in Brazil

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Dear Reader, Land banking is the strategic acquisition of raw land that you hold until an anticipated future event will result in an increase in value.