Today’s Flash Back Friday comes from Episode 876, originally published in March 2017.
Jason and Investment Counselor Sara discuss the indirect impact of Hurricane Harvey in Houston. It may be one of the worst natural disasters in our nation’s history but an opportunity for rebuilding also exists. Prices will increase for commodities needed for rebuilding the area and labor will be needed in all sectors for those who were directly impacted by the storm.
[01:37] Disaster Capitalists make the most of the tragic flooding in Houston.
[05:25] A moratorium on mortgages benefits those with the most debt.
[11:09] Is it smart to buy properties on the cheap in Houston?
[12:32] How should investors handle damage to their existing properties?
[15:28] The cost of commodities always increase after a natural disaster.
[22:41] Laura wants to know how Jason’s single-family portfolio homes performed during the 2008 recession.