August 8 | National Real Estate Investor

What Does S&P Downgrade Mean for Real Estate? | by Matt Hudgins | Shortly after S&P's announcement that it was downgrading US debt, Sam Chandan spoke with NREI contributing writer Matt Hudgins about the implications of the move for the economy and real estate markets. “The negative impact of S&P’s move on investor and consumer sentiment is a real issue that will negatively impact global equity markets and undermine confidence,” Chandan warned. There are direct implications for real estate, as well. “Commercial real estate investment conditions are improving, but rising capital costs mean that we need stronger fundamentals in support of price momentum.”

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