By: Tony Julianelle, CEO of Atlas Real Estate
The Federal Reserve recently cut the benchmark interest rate by a half-point, the largest since 2008. The unexpected rate cut is substantial and could be a signal of economic weakness. Many investors are starting to feel concerned and uncertain about the future.
While investors may find this rate cut to be alarming, they should view it as a prime time to purchase their next property. Considering lower rates along with inflation, investors looking beyond the stock market might find viable opportunities in real estate investment. Lower rates lead to reduced interest payments, maximizing property acquisition for potential buyers.