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Old 05-20-2009, 08:53 AM
 
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John Paulson, the hedge fund manager who made an estimated $3.7bn (2.4bn) shorting the US housing market ahead of its collapse, is placing a firm bet on a medium-term property recovery with the launch of a new fund.

John Paulson bets on property recovery with new fund - Telegraph
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Old 05-20-2009, 09:42 AM
 
Location: Portland, Oregon
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I wonder how much his commission is to run the fund.
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Old 05-20-2009, 03:31 PM
 
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Yeah, luvvie and I were wondering where to put our millions of $$ just sitting around doing nothing. Glad to hear someone is coming up with a fund to take advantage of this artificially low price market for real estate.
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Old 05-26-2009, 01:58 PM
 
Location: Imaginary Figment
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Glad to hear someone is coming up with a fund to take advantage of this artificially low price market for real estate.
Now that's funny.
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Old 05-26-2009, 05:54 PM
 
Location: Rockland County New York
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Yeah, luvvie and I were wondering where to put our millions of $$ just sitting around doing nothing. Glad to hear someone is coming up with a fund to take advantage of this artificially low price market for real estate.
I don't home prices are artificial. With living wage jobs now disappearing and the middle class diminishing, home prices are dropping in response to those events.
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Old 05-26-2009, 09:37 PM
 
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I don't home prices are artificial. With living wage jobs now disappearing and the middle class diminishing, home prices are dropping in response to those events.
Sarcasm does not come across well on the internet.
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