Category Archives: Seattle

Hottest housing market in US may be headed for a crash

Hottest housing market in US may be headed for a crash https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/09/the-hottest-housing-market-in-the-country-may-be-headed-for-a-crash.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Especially with crazy ideas like taxing large employers to subsidize the homeless… And Seattle has shown a proclivity to back ill fated … Continue reading

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“Mass Exodus”: Seattle Cops Quitting In Droves Over City Politics

“Mass Exodus”: Seattle Cops Quitting In Droves Over City Politics https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-07-02/mass-exodus-seattle-cops-quitting-droves-over-city-politics Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Unbelievable, how could it get this far out of control???

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Is This Going to Crush Rents in Seattle?

Is This Going to Crush Rents in Seattle? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/28/is-this-going-to-crush-rents-in-seattle/ Re-posted from Wolf street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Unbridled expansion is the downfall of every rising market, people involved seem not be be able to control themselves, and end … Continue reading

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How Seattle’s New Tax To Fight Homelessness Could Ruin Its Economy

How Seattle’s New Tax To Fight Homelessness Could Ruin Its Economy | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-20/how-seattles-new-tax-fight-homelessness-could-ruin-its-economy Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Democrats really bungled this one, creating a truly counter productive law…

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Amazon Furious After Seattle Passes Controversial “Homelessness Tax”

Amazon Furious After Seattle Passes Controversial “Homelessness Tax” | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-15/amazon-furious-after-seattle-passes-controversial-homelessness-tax Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: With good reason, Amazon is pissed…

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Amazon Furious After Seattle Passes Controversial “Homelessness Tax”

Amazon Furious After Seattle Passes Controversial “Homelessness Tax” | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-15/amazon-furious-after-seattle-passes-controversial-homelessness-tax Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Joblessness problem should fall on the State or City, not those who produce jobs… Typical Dems passing the buck…

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Seattle’s Income Tax on ‘the Rich’ Has Collateral Damage: The Poor

Seattle’s Income Tax on ‘the Rich’ Has Collateral Damage: The Poor http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/11/seattles_income_tax_on_the_rich_has_collateral_damage_the_poor.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: Seattle’s income tax on the rich, bucks the Constitution and disadvantages the poor…

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Seattle’s Income Tax Brings Out the Crazy in People

Seattle’s Income Tax Brings Out the Crazy in People http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/07/seattles_income_tax_brings_out_the_crazy_in_people.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: Seattle has been hit with dual excessive stupidity, the $15 minimum wage, and the Seattle income tax… What were they thinking???

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