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16 hrs ago | via National Mortgage News
As low interest rates continue to pressure margins and net interest income, a spike in mortgage banking volume - fueled by refinancing activity - has provided a welcome boost for banks that sell their originations. Several bankers, pleased that refi activity padded first-quarter results, were quick to caution that they aren't counting on refinancing levels remaining elevated going forward. Comment?
Thursday | via Investor's Business Daily
Shares caved 7.7% to 20.03 in the stock market today , a fall likely compounded by the 11.4 % drop in U.S. new-home sales for March reported by the government Thursday. PulteGroup's gross margin on home sales fell to 22.7% from 23.8% a year earlier, partly reflecting last year's purchase of real estate lots from homebuilder Dominion Homes catered to entry-level customers. Comment?
Thursday | via Lucianne.com
"Will you take away my health insurance?" That question does not get asked often at Republican presidential forums. Yet it will be the most decisive question in the 2016 presidential election. Comment?
Wednesday | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. SHANGHAI - China's factory activity contracted at its fastest pace in a year in April, a private survey showed, suggesting that economic conditions are still deteriorating despite increasingly aggressive policy easing by the central bank. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 22 | via Examiner.com
Texas is home for bigger and better homes and big mansions because we have large acres to build them. As per Commerce Department, the median size of a completed new home last year bloomed to a new record - 2,415 square feet. Comment?
14 min ago | via The Citizens' Voice
The Crestwood Middle School Student Council bagged groceries for tips at Gerrity's in Luzerne on Sunday, April 12. They raised $350 for Homes For Our Troops which is a privately funded nonprofit organization. HFOT builds specially adapted, mortgage-free homes nationwide for the most severely injured veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan. Comment?
39 min ago | via SouthCoastToday.com
Century 21 Signature Properties is proud to announce the addition of another experienced real estate sales professional to its team. Nicole Mello joins Century 21 Signature Properties from a local independent firm. Comment?
46 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
With banks accounting for 80 percent of New Zealand's financial assets, a property downturn would have wider economic ramifications. In a previous article , I had argued that there is a case for taking a short position on New Zealand equities - based on the fact that property prices in the country have become unsustainable and at risk of a sudden burst. Comment?
52 min ago | via Ellon Times
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. An Ellon-based company has pledged to boost the pay of its staff after announcing support for the Scottish Government's commitment to the Living Wage. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Greenwich Citizen
Tammy Stewart makes about $1,600 a month and it goes quickly: a mortgage and a car, insurance, utilities and student loans. "That little bit of increase is a loaf of bread, a gallon of milk, maybe a jar of peanut butter," she told the Kentucky Public Service Commission last month. Comment?
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