Sep 16, 2013
Headlines are sending mixed messages about housing, jobs and
economic recovery. It can be SO confusing!
In this episode, The Real Estate Guys™ take a look at some of the recent news and discuss what it means to everyday real estate investors.
Liars, tigers, bears and some bull all help muddy the water. Asset prices (stocks, houses, etc) are up, but ss that based on supply and demand or inflation?
And what about jobs? If you take a full time job and divide it into two part-time jobs, did you reduce unemployment? And what about that pesky falling labor participation rate?
Yes, Virginia, all these things matter to real estate investors because we can't just jump in and out of positions the way stock traders do. Real estate investing is about marrying a market for a decade or two, so it's important to understand the probabilities of your tenants having jobs that pay enough to afford the rent down the road.
So listen in to this episode as The Real Estate Guys™ dig for useful clues in the news!
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