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    The Feds get involved they tend to make things...

    The Feds get involved they tend to make things worse. Let nature take its course. But the sawmills be rolling in the dough and living large right now. Just too many people who want to be...
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    Who the fuck is buying this plywood at those...

    Who the fuck is buying this plywood at those prices? Fuck BTC, buy OSB!
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    Until tech learns to run on something other than...

    Until tech learns to run on something other than electricity, there will be a need for electricians.
  4. Thread: Poor Idaho

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    This. ...

    This. https://www.oregonlive.com/wildfires/2021/04/environmental-groups-sue-to-stop-post-fire-logging-in-santiam-state-forest.html

    I bet these same environmentalists are also pro affordable...
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    It will happen right before you down size. Just...

    It will happen right before you down size. Just let us all know when that is so we can all brace ourselves for the crash. Thanks!
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    Maybe more Cali libs moving to ID. Or possibly...

    Maybe more Cali libs moving to ID. Or possibly Cali cons looking to get away from Cali libs?
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    Just in case any Oregon Mags need a roomie. ...

    Just in case any Oregon Mags need a roomie.

    https://homeshareoregon.org/
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    You would have to have your head in the sand or...

    You would have to have your head in the sand or be so rich that you are out of touch with reality to not know this.
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    It's more than just b-a-n-a-n-a-s. It's a whole...

    It's more than just b-a-n-a-n-a-s. It's a whole other level of incompetence. Oh, right. Almost forgot. Thoughts and prayers ++++
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    Why not start up the California Car Ownership...

    Why not start up the California Car Ownership Dream Fund?

    I saw a report the other night where some Mayors in small towns have proposed rezoning laws to allow for more multi-family housing units....
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    Seems like home prices have topped out. All the...

    Seems like home prices have topped out. All the stupid money has been spent. Now it's the 2nd tier wannabes who lost bidding wars with less cash in their pockets to buy what's left over.
  12. Thread: Trucks.

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    Well my '07 Frontier is on it's last legs. Or at...

    Well my '07 Frontier is on it's last legs. Or at least I am tired of dropping $800, a thousand bucks there to keep it running. So this rig is in my top 3 for considerations. But I am hoping to get...
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    A co-worker has a Ridgeline. Has a 70 mile R/T...

    A co-worker has a Ridgeline. Has a 70 mile R/T commute. Got it in part for the MPG, the AWD aspect, and he hauls some small lawn and garden stuff in it as well as working with a church group that...
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    I say go with a sling shot. The bonus by using...

    I say go with a sling shot. The bonus by using this method, is you don't need a runway. McDonalds before take off, anyone?

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    Well, go on, don't just leave it there. From...

    Well, go on, don't just leave it there.

    From the articles I have read and from some higher ups I used to deal with at a former employer, the company top brass were very good about the timing of...
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    Fucking spuds, I say fry 'em!

    Fucking spuds, I say fry 'em!
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    Soylent Green is eco friendly bio-fuel?

    Soylent Green is eco friendly bio-fuel?
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    See these all over mtn towns. Probably beach...

    See these all over mtn towns. Probably beach towns too.

    Still, that Maverick looks interesting, even just for the MPG it will attain.
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    Agreed. ...

    Agreed.
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    My FIL was offered a million bucks in a brown...

    My FIL was offered a million bucks in a brown paper bag for his Whitestone, Queens NY house back in the day. (I've told the story on here already) He declined. In the end a Columbian drug lord bought...
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    It's really getting really real now... ...

    It's really getting really real now...

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/starbucks-experiencing-ingredient-shortage-affects-164956582.html
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    You should still keep the NYT interview though.

    You should still keep the NYT interview though.
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    Gophers! Not GOLFERS!!!

    Gophers! Not GOLFERS!!!
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    We were talking with a local builder last night....

    We were talking with a local builder last night. Price of lumber has just started to come down from an all time high of just a few weeks ago. For a 2,500 sq foot home, that alone will add about $30k...
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    Probably add 30% to the build cost with lumber...

    Probably add 30% to the build cost with lumber prices, and copper wiring / plumbing materials all costing a lot more these days.
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    Sounds like normal biz practices. Appraise low,...

    Sounds like normal biz practices. Appraise low, sell high.
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    Not quite following this one. Why did your sister...

    Not quite following this one. Why did your sister have to refund $200? Landscapers drop mulch at the wrong place?
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    People need to look into Detroit before it's too...

    People need to look into Detroit before it's too late to get in.

    https://learn.roofstock.com/blog/detroit-real-estate-investing
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    Economies of scale. If all else fails, slap a...

    Economies of scale. If all else fails, slap a really big solid fuel rocket to the SST to get things up, up and away! I'm sure those things aren't that noisy.
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    I always wondered why they didn't just get a tow...

    I always wondered why they didn't just get a tow out to the runway, fire up the engines, and then go throttle up to save some gas. This also begs the question of why no catapult to get things...
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    You missed the part about the rich wanting good...

    You missed the part about the rich wanting good service from the homeless servants that are supposed to service them at fed minimum wages that don't pay the cost of living in said rich person Mtn...
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    No. Aspen is WAAAAY nicer. I don't see what...

    No. Aspen is WAAAAY nicer.

    I don't see what all the fuss is about. Plenty of housing for sale. Sure, some of it is a few million bucks. But just get a collection of homeless teachers, fire...
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    Damn, pays to read the fine print on those new...

    Damn, pays to read the fine print on those new construction home contracts.

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/fort-worth-family-loses-dream-213853592.html
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    I thought it was a mini earthquake at first. Was...

    I thought it was a mini earthquake at first. Was standing outside an office building on the 2nd floor deck. Shook the deck and the windows.
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    I think one can clearly state that if it's...

    I think one can clearly state that if it's possible, it's a game changer.

    I've heard the space shuttle double sonic boom once while I was in SoCal and it came in to land at Edwards AFB.
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    I watched the Concorde land at Boeing field after...

    I watched the Concorde land at Boeing field after this flight. It's much quieter during landing. I passed on an opportunity to fly on it before they moth balled them. I had a stupid amount of FF...
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    Can he run, get elected and run the state down...

    Can he run, get elected and run the state down the block from the State Capitol? Maybe rent an apt and hold Zoom calls with the state legislature? Or is that not allowed?
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    Sonic is already taken, so...Boom it is. Would...

    Sonic is already taken, so...Boom it is. Would have been better to go with Boom! That exclamation point adds a certain bit of excitement.
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    I knew people who worked in Manhattan that lived...

    I knew people who worked in Manhattan that lived in Princeton/Plainsboro or slightly South of there. Train commute and then subway, then walk to the office. I mean, sure you are on a train and can...
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    But the $64k over asking price question is; how...

    But the $64k over asking price question is; how soon for that supply to come back on stream?
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    Beer. people gotta drink.

    Beer. people gotta drink.
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    Tell me about it. The Docs in Bend, IME are...

    Tell me about it. The Docs in Bend, IME are average at best. If you have serious health emergency issues you are getting life flighted to Portland. But if you need a routine colonoscopy, you are...
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    maybe a sign that the market has topped. This...

    maybe a sign that the market has topped. This beauty just had a $10k price drop.
    ...
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    I was always told that nurses and doctors can...

    I was always told that nurses and doctors can live anywhere. If that axiom turns out to be false, we are truly screwed.
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    Damn, slim pickings in Hanover. ...

    Damn, slim pickings in Hanover.

    https://www.zillow.com/hanover-nh/houses/

    Doesn't look like there's much in the way of land nearby that can be turned into high density housing either.
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    3bdrm/2ba, 1,650 sq. ft. house I bought in...

    3bdrm/2ba, 1,650 sq. ft. house I bought in Newcastle, WA in '97 for $200k has a Zillow price estimate of $825k. I could still afford to buy it today. But obviously the price I paid was starter home...
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    Somebody get some bad 'shrooms? Or was it a bad...

    Somebody get some bad 'shrooms? Or was it a bad taco from the local food truck?
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    Surprised it took this long, given how rapidly...

    Surprised it took this long, given how rapidly building materials from lumber to copper wiring went up. I talked with a builder last week who put two new home constructions on hold after pouring the...
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    Coastal erosion?

    Coastal erosion?
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    This is what my BIL did for his two college age...

    This is what my BIL did for his two college age kids. Bought them a fixer upper. They are currently gutting it and doing the basement to roof reno this summer. Also teaches the kids some trade skillz...
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