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Inflation Now Causing Hardship for Majority in U.S.

Inflation Now Causing Hardship for Majority in U.S. “A majority of Americans, 56%, now say price increases are causing financial hardship for their household, up from 49% in January and 45% in November. The latest reading includes 12% who describe the hardship as severe and 44% as moderate…Although more Americans now than last fall say…

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August 2022 Monthly Housing Market Trends Report

August 2022 Monthly Housing Market Trends Report “The median national home price for active listings declined to $435,000 in August, down from an all-time high of $450,000 in June. This represents an annual growth rate of 14.3%, a deceleration from last month’s growth rate of 16.6%.” To Read the Original Article Click Here Subscribe to…

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Understanding US Inflation During the COVID Era

Understanding US Inflation During the COVID Era “If vacancies and unemployment relationship doesn’t get back to normal, or expectations of future inflation drift higher, the Fed has to cause a large amount of unemployment pain to return sticky core inflation to desired levels, even over the timeline of several years…What this all means is that it…

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Inflation and War are Stoking Civil Unrest Across Globe

Inflation and War are Stoking Civil Unrest Across Globe “…Of 198 countries tracked in the Civil Unrest Index, 101 showed mounting risk in the third quarter of 2022, according to research collected by intelligence firm Verisk Maplecroft. That’s the biggest increase since the ranking was developed in 2016, it showed. The potential for unrest is…

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Providing Rental Housing for Buyers

Providing Rental Housing for Buyers “New trend, providing rental housing for buyers at the margin.” To Read the Original Article Click Here Subscribe to our regular newsletter and get exclusive access to our next investment opportunity. Recent Posts

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Single-Family Rental REIT Same-Home Turnover

Single-Family Rental REIT Same-Home Turnover Per John Burns: “2 reasons that 77% of renters are renewing their leases now – by far the highest since we began tracking this. 1- Rent renewal rates are increasing, but rents on vacant units are increasing even faster, so people renew. 2 – Home buying costs have soared, so…

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Climbing Natural Gas Prices Could Force U.S. to Slash Exports to Europe

Climbing Natural Gas Prices Could Force U.S. to Slash Exports to Europe “We are beginning to see a lag in storage builds that could lead to a precarious situation during the draw season in the event of a harsher-than-expected winter,” Neal Dingmann, energy equities analyst at Truist Securities, told the Wall Street Journal.“There is potential…

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Rents fell in some California Metro Areas; Is a wider cooling trend ahead?

Rents fell in some California Metro Areas; Is a wider cooling trend ahead? “But in the Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim metropolitan region, the fourth-most-expensive in the U.S., rent fell by $4 to $3,047. In the Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario region, rent fell by $22, and the Sacramento area saw a $19 decrease.” To Read the Original Article Click…

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The Narrative of Housing Shortage Beginning to Crumble

The Narrative of Housing Shortage Beginning to Crumble Urban Pacific Note: Our UTH housing strategy has accelerated based on this “doubling and tripling up“, which is the one fundamental purpose of the UTH model: to create a new housing type that gives a place for people to “economic share.” “All the above factors feeding into…

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California Rents are Spiking – and in Places You Might Not Expect

California Rents are Spiking – and in Places You Might Not Expect “Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ consumer price index for the Los Angeles area showed that in April, housing costs were up 5.4% from the year before and renters were spending 3.7% more for their primary residence compared with April 2021. Online…

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