Fed’s Impact on Boston Area Housing

Boston area housing is obviously affected by interest rates, and recently, the much anticipated rate hike by the Federal Reserve was once again put on hold because Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen said she thinks the housing market is still not where it needs to be.

Jeff Taylor of Digital Risk appeared on Fox Business News after Yellen’s comments about the housing market being depressed or distressed, countering her assertion┬áthat the housing sector is depressed, citing that housing indicators are at all-time highs.

Many in the Boston area housing market have actually been hoping the Fed WOULD raise interest rates. Taylor points out some of the reasons why this thinking actually makes some sense…

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