Real Estate Bubble

House Price Index - USA and Australia
Australian home prices are up sharply since 2000 but it looks like the tide is turning. Here are 5 reasons why Australia home prices will likely fall over the next several years.
Just because the Fed rate went up 0.25% in June does NOT mean the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rate will go up 0.25%. The Federal Reserve increased the federal funds rate (Fed rate) last month and currently many expect they’ll increase the rate another 0.5% by the end of the year. I...
A subscriber to Real Estate Decoded emailed me the original idea for this post. Thanks, Hal! What would have happened if we didn't have real estate bubbles in Las Vegas and Phoenix? According to many economists, both cities had "contagion" bubbles, bubbles that spread from California. Las Vegas and Phoenix didn't really...
https://youtu.be/cFajldynlHw Catch the Inflation-Adjusted Real Estate Bubble Case-Shiller Price Index Charts for New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and 17 other cities HERE! ###
During my recent “Real Estate Bubble Explained” project, I found it was common for lenders to brag about their affordable mortgages. They were talking about their subprime mortgages. Anything that let more people buy homes back then was considered to be a good thing. Mortgages that would have been branded...