Inflation is skyrocketing in housing, gasoline, food, and labor. 

I break down the reasons why, but the common theme is that government is restricting supply while fueling demand.  We also go deep on gas taxes, housing costs and the Leaving California phenomenon.  I kick off the podcast discussing dealing with change during a corporate merger. 

#inflation #housingcrisis #gasshortage2021

Referenced Links:

Consumer prices leap 4.2%, fastest since 2008.

https://www.cnbc.com/2021/05/12/consumer-price-index-april-2021.html

 

2021 San Diego Real Estate Market Investing Forecast

https://www.fool.com/millionacres/market/california/san-diego/

San Diego Home Prices Increase Fastest in Nearly 16 Years

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/story/2021-04-27/san-diego-home-prices-increase-fastest-in-nearly-16-years

COVID Deaths, Fewer Immigrants Caused California’s Population to Drop in 2020

https://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2021/05/07/covid-deaths-fewer-immigrants-caused-californias-population-to-drop-in-2020/

California’s growth rate at record low as more people leave.

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/12/16/californias-growth-rate-at-record-low-as-more-people-leave.html

How much are you paying in taxes and fees for gasoline in California.

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/business/story/2021-03-12/how-much-are-you-paying-in-taxes-and-fees-for-gasoline-in-california

Exit California

https://exitcalifornia.org/

Leaving the Bay Area

https://www.leavingthebayarea.com/

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