Podcast: Rates, Inventory Crisis & Housing Starts

Today’s podcast discusses the Federal Reserve’s first fed rate hike, my recession red flag model, the housing inventory crisis, and the implications of higher rates for housing starts. 


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The First Fed Rate Hike.


Housing Starts and the impact of higher rates on construction.


Existing Home Sales, while the sales trends look right to me, I had to downgrade the housing market from an unhealthy housing market to a savagely unhealthy housing market. Still, first-world problems.


“We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.” Franklin D. Roosevelt

Logan Mohtashami is a Lead Analyst for Housing Wire, financial writer, and blogger covering the U.S. economy with a specialization in the housing market. Logan Mohtashami, now retired, spends his days and nights looking at charts and nothing else