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What Are Negative Interest Rates and How Could They Affect Real Estate Investors?

[Updated: Jun 10, 2021 ] Sep 09, 2019 by Matt Frankel, CFP
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45% of non-U.S. bonds around the world currently have negative interest rates -- about $15 trillion worth of bonds altogether.
Mortgage Rate Monthly Payment on $200,000 Mortgage (P+I) Total Interest Paid
4% $955 $143,739
3% $843 $103,555
2% $739 $66,126
1% $643 $31,580