Altus Insights provide a critical perspective on market news, commentary and relevant topics for today’s alternative asset investor.
Twelve Thoughts of Christmas
December 2021 Insight
Twelve thoughts of Christmas Originally written in the 1700s, the tune Twelve Days of Christmas…
Forrest’s Theory of Relativity (Reprise)
November 2021 Insight
Einstein’s theory of relativity is pretty straightforward, at least at face value: E = MC^2….
October 2021 Insight
As most readers will know, there is a bit of a battle going on in…
September 2021 Insight
Home prices are all over the news these days, with the August numbers showing a…
Risk and Reward
August 2021 Insight
There are a lot of bad investing axioms out there, but probably none so ridiculous…
Income Statement or Balance Sheet
July 2021 Insight
This month’s Insight jumps around. A lot. But stick with me. With some luck it…
Hot or Not
June 2021 Insight
In October of 2000, and well before our current societal awareness, a couple of people…
Bursting at the Seams
May 2021 Insight
On Saturday (the 29th) it hit me that I hadn’t started working on the May…
Is a Pin Needed?
April 2021 Insight
I am often asked my opinion on various matters pertaining to real estate and investing….
Decisions that Matter
March 2021 Insight
I have been asked to present to a group of elected officials in Northern California…
Same Story, Different Words…
February 2021 Insight
If someone was bored enough and had enough time, they could read through years of…