There’s a reason home prices continue to go up, and it’s not because of a speculative bubble. Jason Hartman takes today’s intro to examine some of the factors involved in the recent runup of real estate prices.
The Jason joins Doug Utberg on The Terminal Value podcast to talk economics of the day. The two discuss how you truly grow wealthy in the United States, whether we’re really in a low inflation environment, the impact of low interest rates, and more.
[1:35] There’s a shortage of EVERYTHING in the housing market
[5:18] Why the bubble is still down the road
[8:13] Rents are seeing immense upward pressure
Doug Utberg Interview:
[16:23] The REAL way you grow wealthy. There’s only 2 ways.
[22:29] There’s more inflation that we’re being told
[28:28] When you adjust the numbers to current value, real estate has gotten cheaper the last 14 years
[33:14] Low interest rates will kill supply in the coming years as people won’t want to give up their low interest rate and move