REPORT: Real Estate Downturn Could Destroy More Than 300 Banks

An analysis released in early June suggested that more than 300 banks could be at risk if the current commercial real estate downturn continues. Some 300 banks have so many loans on their books dedicated to commercial real estate that if the economy crashes in the worst-case scenario, all of their Tier 1 capital could […]

10 counties at the lowest risk for a housing downturn in 2023 | National

Housing inventories remain at historic lows earlier this year, but prices are well above pre-COVID-19 pandemic standards. And in some markets, rising interest rates are driving home-buyer affordability off a cliff. Experts warn that the bubble must burst because house price gains in the post-Great Recession recovery were unsustainably pushed up by pandemic-era low interest […]