- The raising of interest rates would be disastrous for the US property market. This measure would lead to more foreclosures and tenant evictions as mortgages struggle to be paid.
- When you factor in inflation, wage growth is not increasing in the US. No wage growth results in little investment - especially in the property market.
- Many hedge funds and speculators still hold many properties in the US. When property prices slide, these assets will be dumped hurdling the property market significantly lower.