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-- -- welcome rally around Ryan's -- news in housing their country's third largest home builder Lennar.
Raking in over a billion -- in revenue last quarter its profits quadrupling both -- expectations of former.
DV DC EO John Allison on whether this those housing is recovered John -- always good to have you I always think that would housing if we just show that.
The blood letting -- -- that's good enough for people to feel better and that appears to be the case here what do you think.
But yes -- I think the housing market the -- -- it is bottom.
I guess the bad news is that should -- bottom several years ago the government let the market clear.
And they've actually see ended ended the correction -- may worsen it would have bubbly and -- but housing is a big driver in the economy.
That the interesting question he is.
How much we should be in sending housing that once we get this Forestar have a recovery in the -- reserve holding down long term interest rates.
-- since -- again remember we got into -- highest prices -- -- -- house consumption and helping his consumption.
It's not investment it's like consuming an automobile.
-- we got a country that's very deep in debt both of the individual and and at the at the national level also how much do you want -- -- consumption is an interesting interest in question.
-- will the argument floor incident in incentivizing that sort of thing is that we can only do better than where we are.
And we'll never get back to where we work so a little bit every little bit helps banks showing or greater willingness to lend.
Consumers a bit more inclination to be qualified.
So that's the wind at the industry's -- -- that.
Yes I think I think.
Housing beginning to recover is a very good thing.
But I think his interest seeing it did the recovery was finally taken place in -- -- is now through its.
QE3 or whatever you wanna call -- program -- sending -- -- which may not actually be a healthy thing to do it.
I know it's keeping rates artificially low longer that is desirable.
Boomerang gain on the very recovery -- hope to get.
Exactly exactly and create how does it on do you.
All the did itself the -- itself has taken and you know you take -- taken -- the awful lot of reais.
To insignia of a small -- consumption and -- not I don't know that's healthy.
But having -- come back in June was -- but I don't know that you had to drive rates as low as we have to make that happen.
Very good point I guess -- the administration your your -- -- more short term -- added for the next 4045 days -- so.
And that you're banking on people feeling a little bit better.
About there there there -- financial worth their paper wealth.
Going to sites legs LO and showing that their home is worth more than they thought of the freefall.
Or going in reading their bank statements or investment statements and therefore one days statements showing -- -- little bit more than work and on paper Americans feel better about that.
Defaults -- the incumbent because of that when -- Wendy's.
I think that is certainly true now how much people are -- do that it's a difficult question but clearly.
We're taken a lot of steps that have -- short term positive consequences.
That have some really pretty dramatic long term risk particularly the Federal Reserve policy -- what is.
And the failure of Mitt Romney to expound on what you did very eloquently and just a few sentences.
That he he gets off message when the economy should be look we're very grateful for presumably.
Really lousy numbers and we're great -- listed does not as lousy as we thought -- as lousy as they've been.
Something is really perverted about that but he doesn't.
Articulate that and as a result.
I think that's -- trails in these battleground state polls.
Yeah but you know I think part of the issue his -- call passion and kava -- moral certainty.
You know moral certainty is -- free markets work I don't apologize for being successful in -- I'm proud to have created wealth and well being.
If people get that and I think.
This lack of moral certainty.
And makes it hard for people who supported can't.
Will -- -- Sunday that he seems Sunday that's about as well yes he's a -- that's about private capital.
He seems defense about paying you know what to present its -- in appeared -- -- of you know a third of his income away to charity.
He's always on defense and I've I've learned that.
You -- you can't win a campaign.
Always being on defense.
-- agree with that -- You've got to really be a deep advocate of individual rights free markets and what I call justice if if you produce a lot.
You deserve a lot now you may choose as as as -- has -- to give it away and you should be proud that it is now -- and I think.
That that kind of passion is what's medicine and and and Obama has some passion.
And people get bad and I think that's that that's a very important former communications -- sometimes more important in the works.
Absolutely nuts or read about -- John Allison former deviancy CEO and -- Could see again banks.
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