This is always a powerful chart. Long term Real Estate always wins. Sure the green bar is going to soften, but take a look at the red bars, the comparable investments. Whether it be the DOW, S&P 500, NASDAQ. They are all down where they were a year ago. Long term, here 11 years, Real Estate is a great investment. It was never meant to be a short term investment.
Which leads into these insane interest rates. Have you ever seen home rates this low? Not for an ARM, but for a 30 year fixed loan??? Read more about rates in our next post.