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Landmark Links Readers: Thank you so much for following this blog over the past five years. While I won’t be writing here any longer, the site lives on as the new and improved Basis Points Blog. If you’re interested in subscribing, please go to http://www.basispointsblog.com/. Once the site loads, you can enter your email address […]

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Basis Points September 4th – Hard Stop

What I’m Reading Hard Stop: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is using its quarantine authority to temporarily halt evictions in order to keep COVID-19 from spreading.  The order is effective immediately and will run through the end of the year. People earning under $99,000 a year or couples earning less than $198,000 a […]

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Basis Points September 3rd – Stocking Up

What I’m Reading Stocking Up: US retailers — burned by stock-outs in the second quarter as the retail inventories-to-sales ratio hit a 2020 low in June — are ramping up imports, sending a vast majority of their cargoes through Southern California to feed waves of e-commerce orders to avoid getting stung again by low inventories. This, […]

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Basis Points September 2nd – The Waiting Game

Programming Note: I’ll continue posting here through the end of this week.  If you want to sign up to get the new and improved blog in your inbox daily, its easy.  Simply go to BasisPointsBlog.com.  When you go to the site, a pop up window will appear allowing you to type in your email address. […]

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Basis Points September 1st – Liftoff

BASISPOINTSBLOG.COMLandmark Links Readers: Welcome to Basis Points, a daily go-to for the best and most interesting curated commercial and residential real estate stories, combined with original commentary and analysis.If you are frequent reader of my blog (formerly Landmark Links), you may have picked up on some hints I’ve been dropping about an upcoming big announcement. Today […]

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