2008年的房地产大萧条

纽黑文-是什么在2008年引起住房价格崩溃的呢?这种崩溃是现在席卷世界许多地区的金融危机的根源。

以标准普尔/Case-Shiller房价指数计量的美国住房价格显示,一些美国主要城市的住房价格大约在2006年年初到达顶峰之后,在调整通货膨胀后实际上已经下跌 超过了40%。就包括所有城市的美国全国范围而言,下跌已经超过了25%。

芝加哥商业交易所期货市场预测,在2010年房价见底之前,还要再跌大约15%。这些只是市场预测——而且房地产市场不是一个流动性非常好的市场。但是,做出这些预测的人暗示,在有些地区,房价从最高点到谷底有超过50%的真正下跌。

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