House of lust

by Ray Gordon

Publisher: New English Library

Written in English
Published: Pages: 184 Downloads: 889
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StatementRay Gordon.
The Physical Object
Pagination(184)p. ;
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15009619M
ISBN 100340634936

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A rich narrative that blends social commentary with incisive reporting, House Lust offers an astute, funny, and sometimes disturbing portrait of the behaviors that drove the greatest real estate boom in history—and its eventual bust.

Owning a home has long been considered the fulfillment of /5(25). The first thing that strikes me about Daniel McGinn's excellent first book, "House Lust," is how supremely organized it is. We get a very well-organized tour through the housing bubble via separate, tidy, punchy chapters concerning up-sizing mania, the new-house phenomena driving booms in locales like Las Vegas, fix-up fever, real-estate investing as a watching sport, rental properties /5(25).

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Three years ago today, I picked up a new book at the library called House Lust: America’s Obsession with Our Homes, and it Life. For real. Because it talked about how some people just can’t get enough of houses–looking at them, talking about them, thinking about them.

House Lust shows us just how contagious the ideal of owning the best home on the block can be. And as the real estate boom recedes into memory, McGinn offers cautionary tales to help us curb our lust when prices start rising again. From the Hardcover edition. “House Lust” was surely intended as a dose of Cialis to boost and sustain readers’ interest in this unavoidable topic during the full flush of the early 21st-century housing : Alexandra Jacobs.

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