It is not a unanimity anymore about what the Federal Funds Rate experts have in store. In 2016 the conversation between many economists and other pundits was mainly about when a hike in rate was going to take place, and in the last quarter it inevitably happened. In an article on my blog titled, “The Most Important Commercial Real Estate Trends in Review 2016 and Expectation for 2017” there is a section about why rates will continue to rise in 2017. For a borrower, the consideration of how moderate rate increase may impact a transaction that is already in the works is essential. In fact, it is more important for your long term business strategies and real estate assets.
Last week I reiterated on my twitter account at www.twitter.com/refivest about the 25 basis points that was initi...Read More