Residential Real Estate Market Investment Decisions and the Economic Downturn

  • Waymond Rodgers
  • Timothy G McFarlin


This chapter provides an overview of the economic downturn and the process thinking pathways investors most likely used to make bad decisions. Several key factors are introduced, which undoubtedly greatly influenced real estate market investments during this time.


Economic downturn Mortgage interest rates Irrational exuberance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Waymond Rodgers
    • 1
  • Timothy G McFarlin
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Texas, El Paso/ University of HullHullUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.McFarlin LLPCaliforniaUSA

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