Jason Hartman went on the Financial Survival Network with Kerry Lutz on January 9, 2018 to discuss his prediction from 6 years ago that came more than true: 6 years, 6,000,000 new renters. In actuality it was over 7 million new renters, but Jason explains how he was able to foresee it, why limiting friction helps the economy, and why the property tax changes in the GOP Tax Reform could cause people to start voting with their feet.
[3:12] Interest rates will be increasing this year, so if you want to buy property NOW is a better time than later
[6:53] Hopefully the property tax changes will make people ask their states why they're being taxed so high
[11:09] Jason's 6 million new renters prediction that came true, and then some
[14:59] The best thing for an economy is to have less friction in all things
[18:01] Owning the home you live in should be looked at as consumer consumption