The Amazing V-shaped Real Estate Recovery (Including Commercial Real Estate)

by confoundedinterest17

The media loves to print stories about the collapsing economy under Covid. But they fail to mention how one sector of the economy, real estate, is experiencing a V-shaped recovery DESPITE economic shutdowns of state and local economies ostensibly to prevent the spread of Covid-19.

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But housing is showing the v-shaped recovery in housing starts, existing home sales and new home sales. Although these indicators may slow with a slowing GDP growth … to 11% QoQ (blue dotted line)

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Commercial real estate? Even the notoriously smoothed commercial real estate index is rising again with v-shaped recovery.

You might as well face it, we’re addicted to Federal Reserve stimulus.