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Interest rate pretzels and the Zoom shock on real estate

Interest rate pretzels and the Zoom shock on real estate

March 15, 2021

If long-term US interest rates stay below 2%, that’s a great sign for equity investors. But if they don’t… it’s amazing to see the pretzels that people contort into to convince themselves that rising rates are not a problem for equities. Also: an early look at the Zoom shock on commercial and residential real estate, and the diverging COVID trends in the US vs Europe.