Fed Inaction Is Bullish For Real Estate And Lumber

September 26, 2016

Last week, the Fed left interest rates unchanged at the 25-50 basis point range on the Fed Funds rate. In my latest work for Seeking Alpha, I explain why this means that real estate prices and new home construction will continue to rise and lumber will shift into bull mode after a brief correction.

Article:Fed Inaction Is Bullish For Real Estate And Lumber

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The Economics Of Lumber In 2016

August 15, 2016

The lumber market has been heading higher since 2015 and there are many reasons that it is likely to keep going. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I explain why trading lumber futures is a mistake but watching them is an imperative if you trade other commodities or have investments in home builders or construction as lumber often gives signals of changing trends in the housing sector.

Article: The Economics Of Lumber In 2016

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Real Estate- I’m Getting That Sinking Feeling

May 31, 2016

The real estate market is starting to look a bit toppy with weakness in high end properties, a flat-lining Case-Shiller index and the only strength in new home sales. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I look at the current state of the U.S. property market with another interest rate hike on the horizon and compare it to the current state of another market that has not posted any real gains in 2016, equities.

Article: Real Estate- I’m Getting That Sinking Feeling

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