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Lower for Longer: Fed’s Projected Path a Positive for Real Estate

March 18 came and went and the Federal Reserve met and satisfied global capital markets by removing the word “patient” from their accompanying statement. The market was largely expecting the Fed to make this modest but potentially significant tweak to language, and the Fed obliged. U.S. equity…

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Getting Comfortable with U.S. Inflation

The Federal Reserve (Fed) is focusing more attention on inflation. The labor market has improved significantly over the last year, with the unemployment rate well below 6% and payrolls having their best year since the late 1990s in 2014. However, inflation remains firmly below the Fed’s 2%…

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