BayArea

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Thoughts on Boise, Idaho?
by BayArea on 20 Aug 2019  52 comments, latest 3 days ago
Anyone familiar with Boise?Wife and I going to visit for a weekend vacation and to scope it out as a potential move away from the congested hell hole Silicon Valley,

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Has anyone bought a home in the last 3-4 months?
by BayArea on 10 Jul 2020  19 comments, latest 4 days ago
I’m curious what mortgage did you take out, what mortgage products are being offered, interests rates, etc?Did you go with fixed, adjustable, or interest only?How large of a down payment?...

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Bay Area Gun Stores
by BayArea on 29 Jun 2020  132 comments, latest 4 days ago
Hi guys, Hoping someone can steer me in the right direction. I’m looking to purchase a Glock19. Nobody, I mean nobody has this in stock in the Bay Area!With Covid19...

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Why is there so much emphasis out on polls recently ?
by BayArea on 1 Jul 2020  3 comments, latest 15 days ago
Have we learned nothing from the past? Donald Trump supporters don’t poll. Seeing Biden ahead by a few points and slapping high fives about it will make for larger tears...

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Wrecking Ball
by BayArea on 23 Jun 2020  1 comment, latest 23 days ago
Thank me later 😅

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Officer Shot in Los Angeles (mobile.twitter.com)
by BayArea on 31 May 2020  Posted 2 months ago
https://mobile.twitter.com/lat

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NorCal Real Estate Update (apple.news)
by BayArea on 14 May 2020  10 comments, latest 2 months ago
I haven’t seen any impact to pricing from Corona just yet, but I expect this is coming. Real estate impact typically trails the stock market by a quarter or so.According...

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Bitcoin and Crypto-currency
by BayArea on 5 Nov 2017  545 comments, latest 2 months ago
#investingHi guys, I'd like to start a conversation on crypto-currency, particularly Bitcoin.What do you all think about it from an investment point of view today? I have some buddies in...

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Netflix Series “Waco” - What a story!
by BayArea on 26 Apr 2020  19 comments, latest 2 months ago
I forgot about the details of this story back in ‘93.Koresh managed to convince a community of 100+ people that he was the messiah and that all the married men...

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Shaking Hands, no mas (thehill.com)
by BayArea on 15 Apr 2020  1 comment, latest 3 months ago
https://thehill.com/homenews/a It’s weird, let’s stop

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What are the Positives coming out of Corona Virus
by BayArea on 5 Apr 2020  99 comments, latest 3 months ago
We are well versed in the negatives of Corona Virus. Are there any positives?- As Warren Buffet so famously said, “Buy the dip, faggot”. It’s creating stock market buying opportunities.-...

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Tiger in NY Zoo tests positive for Corona Virus (cnn.com)
by BayArea on 5 Apr 2020  7 comments, latest 3 months ago
https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/05

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CoronaVirus at the Beach? (news.yahoo.com)
by BayArea on 5 Apr 2020  12 comments, latest 3 months ago
https://news.yahoo.com/coronav Fake news or real concern?

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Bay Area Real Estate and Corona Virus (covid19.healthdata.org)
by BayArea on 4 Apr 2020  1 comment, latest 3 months ago
Hi guys,As you all know, the stock market decline was sharp and steep in the month of March. Real estate typically moves in the same direction, although it’s delayed because...

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What mortgage loan do you go with today?
by BayArea on 20 Mar 2020  30 comments, latest 4 months ago
Gentlemen, here is a question: If housing does follow the stock market (assuming this corona shit goes into multiple months), might be a good time to pick up a rental,...

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Baltimore: Corona victims competing for hospital beds with shooting victims (news.yahoo.com)
by BayArea on 21 Mar 2020  4 comments, latest 4 months ago
https://news.yahoo.com/baltimo Who gets those beds?

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Loma Prieta Bay Bridge Collapse (sfist.com)
by BayArea on 7 Mar 2020  Posted 4 months ago
Remember it like it was yesterday https://sfist.com/2019/10/17/l

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Wuhan Crematoriums - Burning Infected Bodies (dailymail.co.uk)
by BayArea on 15 Feb 2020  4 comments, latest 5 months ago
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/ne Gateway to underreport the numbers?

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Genetic testing uncovering family secrets (sfchronicle.com)
by BayArea on 25 May 2019  18 comments, latest 6 months ago
Technology is amazing isn’t it?https://www.sfchronicle.com

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Has anyone had the audacity to buy a Bay Area home in the past year?
by BayArea on 27 Jan 2020  18 comments, latest 6 months ago
Please share the details and your thought process.

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Rosewood Hotel Palo Alto - Russian Hookers? (dailymail.co.uk)
by BayArea on 16 Jan 2020  13 comments, latest 6 months ago
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/ne Say it aight so?

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What high dividend stocks are you currently invested in?
by BayArea on 5 Jan 2019  34 comments, latest 6 months ago
ARLP (coal producer) was a popular one in recent years on patnet, courtesy of Iwog. Although the stock performance has been unimpressive, the 12% dividend has attracted many.What high dividend...

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Meghan Markle Reignites Hollywood! (apple.news)
by BayArea on 11 Jan 2020  3 comments, latest 6 months ago
Signs with Disney, She’s back!!!https://apple.news/AKEk Become royal, bounce, and then reignite Hollywood career! It’s been in the playbook the entire time ☺️😁

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What to invest in 2020
by BayArea on 6 Jan 2020  17 comments, latest 6 months ago
I’m going long on SemiconductorEnergyAAPLGOOGAMZ term onPCGTSLANot sure what to do with BA

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She left the bar with two heavy-set black males (nypost.com)
by BayArea on 4 Jan 2020  20 comments, latest 6 months ago
https://nypost.com/2019/12/27/ Police Sgt. Johnny Williams told the website that she left the bar around 10:45 p.m. with “two heavy-set black males.”https://ktla.com 🤭

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SUV drives off Half Moon Bay Cliff (sfchronicle.com)
by BayArea on 2 Jan 2020  19 comments, latest 6 months ago
https://www.sfchronicle.com/ba And they cannot find any sign of the vehicle??Crazy...

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Sign this guy as a punter for the Las Vegas Raiders (cbsnews.com)
by BayArea on 4 Jan 2020  Posted 6 months ago
Great follow through and extension on the kickhttps://www.cbsnews.com/ne

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Are houses commonly being bought today with less than 20% down? (forbes.com)
by BayArea on 5 Sep 2019  21 comments, latest 7 months ago
If so, who is giving these types of loans?3.75%, 5%, 10% for instanceAccording to Forbes, the median down payment for a mortgage is only 5%https://www.forbes.com/sites Is that possible??

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Stanley Lo Continues to Crush The NorCal Real Estate Game:
by BayArea on 28 Jul 2019  10 comments, latest 7 months ago
He claims to have arrived to the USA with $100 to his nameStudied EE at SJSU but never pursued it.Claims to have moved over $6B in real estate buys/sells since...

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Swinging football helmets into craniums (espn.com)
by BayArea on 14 Nov 2019  7 comments, latest 7 months ago
https://www.espn.com/nfl/story

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Series of Apple Store Heists in Bay Area
by BayArea on 21 Sep 2019  19 comments, latest 7 months ago
There have been a series of heists at Apple stores along the peninsula recently. The most recent was at Stanford Shopping Center yesterday where $105k worth of product was stolen...

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Who wouldn’t get excited about a Beef Jerky outlet? (twitter.com)
by BayArea on 27 Dec 2019  8 comments, latest 7 months ago
https://twitter.com/johncardil I wonder what flavors they sell and whether they really have “outlet” prices?

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Live look at President Trump getting over the impeachment sham (mobile.twitter.com)
by BayArea on 17 Dec 2019  2 comments, latest 7 months ago
https://mobile.twitter.com/dre

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CNN’s take on impeachment (cnn.com)
by BayArea on 11 Dec 2019  3 comments, latest 7 months ago
https://www.cnn.com/2019/12/05 CNN who?

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Emeryville Mall Attack On Off Duty Police Officer (foxnews.com)
by BayArea on 7 Dec 2019  2 comments, latest 7 months ago
https://www.foxnews.com/media/ Disturbing attack. Soft on crime AND they don’t want you to be able to legally carry. Amazing.

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It’s time to update the image
by BayArea on 7 Dec 2019  Posted 7 months ago
Hi folks, who can produce an updated version of this image now that’s it’s almost 2020?I like to send this pic to my lib friends and would like to be...

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Californians, Boise don’t want you (latimes.com)
by BayArea on 12 Nov 2019  8 comments, latest 7 months ago
https://www.latimes.com/califo “The median home price in Ada County, where Boise is located, has risen 19.3% since February 2018, according to the Idaho Statesman. It is now a whopping (for Idaho)...

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Is it racist?
by BayArea on 30 Nov 2019  3 comments, latest 7 months ago
Racist: a person who shows or feels discrimination or prejudice against people of other races, or who believes that a particular race is superior to another.Is it racist to discriminate...

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Orinda Halloween Shooting (news.yahoo.com)
by BayArea on 16 Nov 2019  5 comments, latest 8 months ago
Rival gangs, party goers slipping guns into their side as they enter the house, is there any motivation to actually solve his crime?https://news.yahoo.com/s

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Tax benefits of owning home
by BayArea on 6 Nov 2019  43 comments, latest 8 months ago
Hi guys, let’s assume the following - SALT deduction limited to $10k/yr - prop tax rate is 1.3%- home purchase price: $1M- 3.7% interest rate - 20% down Can anyone...
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