Podcast: Jobs, Inflation, Recession and Rates

Today’s podcast goes over the recent jobs report and why mortgage rates now don’t look like the late 1970s or early 1980s with today’s hotter inflation data. In theory, where inflation is currently, you would expect much higher rates.


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I recently wrote about the jobs report and noticed some interesting trends that I will keep an eye on for the rest of this year.


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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.