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The Treasury guarantees $355 million in bond financing for

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) today announced that the Treasury has agreed to issue three guarantees totaling $355 million of dollars under the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Obligation Guarantee Program. The guarantees will be issued in …

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Kittley Coaches Tree at Texas Tech Adds Football to Track

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech offensive coordinator Zach Kittley remembers all about telling his father his future was going to be in football. Wes Kittley was okay with that, even though his life’s work was on the track and he coached the first NCAA tag team championship in men’s …

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Home buyers forfeit contracts in the Sun Belt, especially in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tampa and Texas

The tide has turned and buyers are now forgoing deals in the Sun Belt as rates rise and home prices remain unaffordable. Once pandemic boom towns, 15.2% of homes in Sun Belt towns that were under contract in August failed, or about 64,000 homes nationwide had their bids dropped, according …

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Here are the 10 American cities people most want to leave: Redfin

(NEXSTAR) – A combination of economic uncertainty, high valuations and rising mortgage rates is driving Americans in some US cities to want to move en masse, according to research from real estate brokerage Redfin. An analysis of user data found that expensive coastal cities topped the list of places residents …

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DiNapoli: New Yorkers’ debt on the rise

Average household debt in New York reached a new high of $53,830 at the end of 2021. While New Yorkers lag behind the national average debt burden ($55,810), loan debt students and credit cards per capita was well above the national average, with student loan balances 335% higher than they …

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8 in 10 homeowners in Texas have mortgage rates well below current levels

About eight in ten homeowners in Texas have mortgage rates well below current levels, which may encourage many potential sellers to stay put. In Texas, 82.5% of buyers with mortgages had rates below 5% in the first quarter, the most recent data period available, according to new analysis by Redfin …

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More than a mission: Habitat for Humanity offers homes, communities and hope

How do you define success in a nonprofit organization? At Habitat for Humanity Collin County, success is more than just a mission. The real win is education before construction, training during construction, ongoing maintenance, and ongoing support after handing over the keys to those they help. In the case of …

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Unfinished homes in Texas blocked by Austin Energy’s application process

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Wesley Olivas and Frederick Schurbuck stand on the second-story balcony of their new home. Well, it’s almost theirs. Two members of the construction crew are hammering on the ground floor below. How long does it take to work to pay a mortgage in Texas, Austin They secured …

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MBA Opens Doors Sets Giving Record Amid Changing Housing Market

With all the talk of a hot housing market and changes on the horizon thanks to rising mortgage rates, it can be hard to forget that these market-wide changes are having a real effect on real people, especially those facing loss or health issues in their lives. families. Mortgage Bankers …

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North Texas Area Veterans Service Organizations to Receive $5.7 Million in Grants | New

AUSTIN — The Texas Veterans Commission Fund for Veterans’ Assistance has awarded $5.77 million in grants to 26 North Texas-based veterans’ service organizations, the department announced Friday. The organizations that received funds provide services to about 3,000 North Texas veterans and their families, according to a news release. The Veterans …

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Eleventh District Beige Book – Dallasfed.org

Reports on regional economic activity September 7, 2022 Economic Activity Summary Growth in the Eleventh District’s economy has continued at a modest pace, although job growth has been quite robust. Activity in the manufacturing and service sectors continued to slow, growing at a slower pace than at the start of …

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Lubbock Habitat for Humanity 2022 Blitz Build

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) – From September 5-16, Lubbock Habitat for Humanity will be hard at work in East Lubbock. The goal is to build three houses in 12 days. The Blitz Build is sponsored by different organizations such as ATMOS Energy, Wells Fargo, Liggett Law Group, etc. Sponsors help defray …

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Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators – Dallasfed.org

September 2, 2022 Large-scale expansion continued in the Dallas-Fort Worth economy in July. Payroll employment grew at a rapid pace, supporting growth in the Dallas and Fort Worth business cycle indices. Home sales fell for the sixth straight month. Home price appreciation remained strong in the second quarter and housing …

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Mortgage rates climb to 5.66%, weighing on the housing market

WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates hit a two-month high this week, bringing no relief to a falling housing market. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac reported Thursday that the 30-year rate rose to 5.66% from 5.55% last week. A year ago, the rate was 2.87%. The average rate on …

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Round Rock Police Warn of Rise in Sophisticated Wire Transfer Scams Involving Mortgage Down Payments

“There have been instances where over $100,000 has been sent,” Round Rock Police Detective Brian Neveu said. ROUND ROCK, Texas — Closing in on a new home can be exciting, but the Round Rock Police Department is warning people about scammers scamming homebuyers for mortgage deposits. “Unfortunately, this has happened …

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Nearly $3.5 Million Awarded to South Texas Veteran Organizations

A POW/MIA symbol is displayed on the back of a shirt during a Memorial Day observance at the Veterans’ War Memorial of Texas May 30, 2022, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | [email protected]) The Texas Veterans Commission has awarded $3.45 million in grants to 16 organizations that serve South Texas veterans …

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Is America on the brink of another housing meltdown? Mountain West and Sun Belt overvalued by 72%

Property prices could fall by up to 20% next year in a recession, experts warn – and property in some parts of the country is overvalued by up to 72%. Moody’s Analytics chief economist Mark Zandi was pessimistic about the housing market in May, but has now made his forecast …

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Texas Teachers’ Retirement System Strengthens Position in Chimera Investment Co. (NYSE:CIM)

Teacher Retirement System of Texas increased its stake in Chimera Investment Co. (NYSE:CIM – Get Rating) by 6.8% in the first quarter, reports Holdings Channel.com. The company held 48,829 shares of the real estate investment trust after acquiring 3,109 additional shares during the quarter. The Teacher Retirement System of Texas …

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The Texas Teachers’ Retirement System holds an $827,000 equity position in Radian Group Inc. (NYSE: RDN)

Teacher Retirement System of Texas increased its stake in Radian Group Inc. (NYSE: RDN – Get Rating) by 4.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor held 37,237 shares of the insurance provider after purchasing …

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Texas Teachers’ Retirement System holds $1.06 million in Rithm Capital Corporation (NYSE:RITM)

Teacher Retirement System of Texas raised its position in shares of Rithm Capital Corporation (NYSE:RITM – Get Rating) by 7.1% during the 1st quarter, according to its latest filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor held 96,473 shares of the real estate investment trust after purchasing an …

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Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB) Participation reduced by the Texas Permanent School Fund

The Texas Permanent School Fund reduced its holdings in Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLB – Get Rating) by 1.7% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ( DRY) . The company held 55,108 shares of the …

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Fairway Independent Mortgage Adds Three Leaders

Scott Bristol, Brian Chick and John Lowe of Fairway Independent Mortgage Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation has added three new executives as part of the aggressive expansion of its production group, as Scott Bristol, Brian Chick and John Lowe have joined the full-service mortgage lender based in Madison, Wisconsin and Carrollton, …

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Average mortgage debt has increased by 14% over the last 5 years |

the average mortgage debt held by US homeowners rose 14%, according to data from Experian. At the end of 2021, the average mortgage balance was $223,952 in the United States, compared to an average of $196,403 for the same period in 2017. Average homeowner mortgage debt in states such as …

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The Texas Permanent School Fund reduces its position in Essent Group Ltd. (NYSE: ESNT)

The Texas Permanent School Fund reduced its holdings in Essent Group Ltd. (NYSE: ESNT – Get Rating) by 1.6% in Q1, according to the company in its latest 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 78,291 shares of the financial services provider after selling 1,302 …

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Lack of progress on Harbor Bridge project frustrates residents

“You have kicked us all out of the neighborhood. Where are the people to help people? We pay these taxes, these high mortgages, but the houses are not safe,” Bice said. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Shawn Bice is one of many residents who have been pressured to leave their neighborhoods …

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10 cities where wealthy remote workers are driving up house prices

Many businesses featured on Money advertise with us. The opinions are our own, but the compensation and extensive research determines where and how businesses can appear. Learn more about how we earn money. Remote work has had a huge impact on the housing market. This is especially true for destinations …

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Concho Valley Housing Market Update

SAN ANGELO, Texas – The housing market is strong and appears to remain so despite the Federal Reserve raising short-term interest rates. When the pandemic started, the government lowered interest rates on loans and started printing money so consumers could keep spending despite fear of COVID – it affected everything …

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Despite National Trend, No ‘Dramatic Changes’ in Longview Housing Market | Local

Former Colorado residents Heather Frank and her husband, Jordan, have found their answer to rising home prices and higher interest rates in Texas. The couple recently moved to Diana with their youngest son because, she says, “it got too expensive to stay there (in Colorado).” “The housing market in Colorado …

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Boise’s pandemic housing boom begins to reverse

(Getty) The country’s most overvalued housing market is coming back from a pandemic spike as mortgage rates rise, sending some newcomers back where they came from. The Idaho Capital Region, one of the fastest accelerating markets over the past two years, is in reverse, the Wall Street Journal reported. After …

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Inflation exacerbates teacher shortage in Texas, school leaders say | New

AUSTIN — Landmark legislation passed in 2019 to improve teacher retention is not having the intended impact due to inflation, schools superintendents say. On Monday, members of the Texas Housing Public Education Committee heard testimony about House Bill 3, which was intended in part to provide pay relief to teachers …

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Guatemalan family buries son who died in San Antonio migrant tragedy

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in Plaza Pública, a publication based in Guatemala City. You can find the original Spanish version here. CITY OF GUATEMALA — If Juan Wilmer Tulul Tepaz hadn’t traveled to the United States, he would have celebrated his 15th birthday on Friday. But once he …

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These 8 States Have Thriving Tiny Home Communities

Image source: Getty Images If the idea of ​​living in a 400 square foot home is your dream, these states make it easy for you. Key points Some states that once banned tiny homes are now warming to the idea. Tiny homes save homeowners money, make life easier, and help …

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DFW Housing Market: Why are people canceling contracts?

The three-month rolling average of active listings in North Texas real estate information systems fell from 933 in April to 2,915 in June DALLAS— Read this story and other Dallas-Fort Worth business news through our content partners at Dallas Business Journal Homebuilders in North Texas are seeing an alarming increase …

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Colliers Mortgage closes $25.4 million HUD-insured construction loan for 155 units The Draper Apartment Community in Texas

FORT WORTH, TX – The Fort Worth, Texas office of Colliers Mortgage (part of Colliers | US) closed a $25.4 million HUD 221(d)(4) loan for the construction of The Draper Apartments, located in Garland, Texas. Draper Apartments will be a market-rate, 155-unit, multi-family project comprised of a mix of bachelor, …

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Real Estate: Three Different Homes Sold in North Dudney | Public records

Columbia County real estate transactions recorded from June 28 to July 13, 2022 with a value of $100,000 or more. The information is taken from public records held by the Columbia County Circuit Clerk and County Assessor, as well as the Arkansas Secretary of State. An 1,874 square foot home …

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Replace Your Dollar Set to be Smash Hit from Leading Financial Education Company Replace Your University

Replace your university logo Replace Your University Recently Recognized in Digital Journal The company known for helping customers pay off their mortgages in 5-7 years seems to have hit the nail on the head with its latest program Replace Your Dollar’s goal is to mentally free the financial lives of …

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Almost all large-scale bitcoin miners in Texas suspend operations as state prepares for possible power outages

Bitcoin mining heavyweights suspend operations as Texas energy grid buckles and state officials warn of blackouts, Bloomberg first reported. A heat wave in the state pushes its power grid to breaking point and raises conservation concerns. Companies such as Riot Blockchain Inc., Argo Blockchain Plc, and Core Scientific Inc have …

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Chris Jamison promoted to First United

Frisco, Texas – Chris Jamison, former Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending, has been promoted to President of Community Bank, Frisco-Preston Road. Having joined First United in 2018 with over 25 years of commercial banking experience, including 17 at Frisco, Jamison has played an important role on First United’s commercial …

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Big Banks’ Second-Quarter Earnings Will Shine on Gloomy US Mortgage Outlook | The mighty 790 KFGO

By Elizabeth Dilts Marshall NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. analysts and economists will watch developments in banks’ mortgage business during their second-quarter results this month as U.S. Federal Reserve rate hikes continue to dampen issuance and mortgage refinancing. After hiring tens of thousands of employees between 2018 and 2020 to …

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Home purchases by investors lead to an increase in rental advertisements at Cy-Fair

Large investment firms are converting single-family homes to rentals and building communities for rent in Cy-Fair to help meet growing rental demand as the housing shortage drives more people to rent in the Houston area, said real estate experts. The Houston Association of Realtors reported on June 15 that the …

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Foreclosures Could Rise as Illinois Leads National Rate | Illinois

(The Center Square) – Foreclosure rates are up 185% nationally from a year ago, and Illinois is leading the pack. As of May, one in 2,000 homes had foreclosures in Illinois, and Chicago had the third-worst rate among metro areas with at least 200,000 residents, according to a report from …

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Independence Day? Texas controls my belly.

When, in the course of human events, we find ourselves falling back into someone’s fun version of progress, when our hard-fought position of equality is less equal than the day before, when we are ruled by people who deprive us of rights without our consent, through the political chicanery known …

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5 Cool Beach Towns Where You Can Buy a Home for $250,000 or Less

Vieques, Puerto Rico. Getty Images As mortgage interest rates continue to rise, home affordability is increasingly becoming a challenge for buyers. (You can see the lowest fares you could qualify for here.) The good news? We’ve found some cool beach towns across America where you can still buy a house …

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Mortgage rates highest since 2008 Housing crisis dampens sales

For the past two years, anyone with a home for sale could get virtually any asking price. Good or bad condition, in the cities as well as in the suburbs, apparently everything on the market had a line of eager buyers. Now, in the space of weeks, real estate agents …

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Houston veteran surprised by mortgage-free home in Fulshear

The family of a Houston veteran and Purple Heart recipient received the surprise of a lifetime last week when they received a brand new mortgage-free home as a gift. Army Spc. Fernando DelPozo Jr. and his family thought they were meeting with Operation Finally Home, a nonprofit that helps provide …

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Hopkins County Records—June 25, 2022

Land transactions Here are the land deed transfers filed and posted at the Hopkins County Clerk’s Office from June 6-15, 2022: Records at the Hopkins County Clerk’s Office Liberty Tierra LTD to Joe Buddy Freeman Jr. and Charlotte E. McLarry; parcel in Twin Lake Farms Freddie Hughes and Brooke McKee …

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Examine the factors driving the current and future rental market

Out-of-state applicants for rental properties increased 42% from 2020 to 2021, according to new data analysis from TransUnion. During the same period, rental inquiries in rural areas increased by 28%, while the volume of urban rental inquiries increased by only 10%. The main driver of these trends appears to be …

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Housing Market Check-In: Asking Prices Fall as Mortgage Rates Rise Buyers | KPCC – NPR News for Southern California

Supreme Court rules that students attending religious schools are entitled to state aid The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Maine cannot exclude religious schools from a program which offers tuition assistance for private education, a move that could make it easier for religious organizations to access taxpayer money. The 6-3 …

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Head-to-head contrast: Hancock Whitney (NASDAQ:HWC) and First Western Financial (NASDAQ:MYFW)

First Western Financial (NASDAQ:MYFW – Get Rating) and Hancock Whitney (NASDAQ:HWC – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the best investment? We will compare the two companies based on their risk strength, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends. Valuation and benefits This chart compares …

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Why is the price of rent increasing? Ask the Fed

Placeholder while loading article actions The Federal Reserve just raised interest rates the most since 1994 to help dampen inflation, but its policies could end up fueling, not crimping, a main component of rising consumer prices: the rent cost. Here’s why: As mortgage rates climb to an average of nearly …

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June is National Homeownership Month

Solano Real Estate Scene: Jim Porter June is recognized as National Homeownership Month. Home ownership enhances financial security. The net worth of a typical homeowner is nearly 40 times the net worth of a non-homeowner, according to the National Association of Realtors. With inflation at its highest level in 40 …

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32 North Texas Companies Make List of 2022 Best Workplaces in Texas » Dallas Innovates

Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine released their list of 2022 Best Places to Work in Texas, and 32 of them are in North Texas, including 10 of the top 25 companies on the list. To produce the list, Fortune partnered with analytics firm Great Place to Work, based …

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Mortgage rates are likely to rise again soon. Here’s what home buyers need to know

Image source: Getty Images Mortgage rates are now well above 5% on a 30 year fixed rate mortgage. Rates have hit record highs in recent months, after the record lows they hit during the pandemic. Seeing rates above 5% may be shocking given that the average 30-year fixed rate mortgage …

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Rising mortgage interest rates cause problems for potential buyers

TEXARKANA — Rapidly rising mortgage interest rates are making it difficult for first-time homebuyers to find bargains and for homeowners to expand in today’s market, according to a local expert. At the start of 2022, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage in the United States was hovering around 3%, according to …

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Guaranteed rate allows key rental at Martha’s Vineyard

“Our growth in Northern California has been really impressive,” Guaranteed Rate Regional Manager Ryan Ogata said at the time. “Dianne has been a real catalyst in increasing our business. The region as a whole has quadrupled its lending volume over the past four years. She has a long history of …

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Texas Gulf Bank Confirms Data Breach Resulting from Unauthorized Access to Employee Email Accounts | Console and Associates, PC

Recently, Texas Gulf Bank (“TGB”) confirmed that the company suffered a data breach after an unauthorized party gained access to two employee email accounts twice. According to the TGB, the breach resulted in the compromise of names, bank account numbers, and credit or debit card numbers. On May 31, 2022, …

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Trustco will mark its 120th anniversary where it began, on State Street in Schenectady – The Daily Gazette

SCHENECTADY — One of the region’s oldest companies will celebrate a milestone anniversary on Thursday with 70 times more employees than when it started and an 82,000% increase in its assets. One thing that hasn’t changed is the address. Trustco’s long history began at 320 State St. on June 9, …

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Housing market: sellers reduce housing prices in these Western cities

U.S. home prices remain higher than ever, but a growing number of sellers in some regional markets “finally feel compelled to cut prices,” according to a report released Thursday by Realtor.com. Even though 50 of the nation’s largest metropolitan areas saw sharp increases in median list prices last month — …

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NBKC Bank Mortgage Review for June 2022

NBKC Bank, or National Bank of Kansas City, is a bank headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri that offers mortgages nationwide. With an emphasis on customer service and building long-term relationships with clients, NBKC loan officers average 16 years of experience. This lender operates primarily online, but has a handful of …

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Here’s how much house you can buy for $350,000 in 5 hot markets

Image source: Getty Images Here are the markets where you can buy the most homes for $350,000. Key points Homeowners can buy most homes for $350,000 in cities across the Midwest and South, with Detroit being the most affordable. The cities with the most expensive price per square foot are …

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Two Utah Gold Star Families Get Their Mortgages Paid for Memorial Day

In honor of Memorial Day, the Tunnel to Towers Foundation paid off the mortgages on the West Valley home of Army Staff Sergeant Paul Olmstead and the Farr West home of Army Maj. looks like Brad Funk. “Gold Star families” are the spouses, siblings, children, parents or other relatives of …

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Fed officials warn rates could hit ‘tight’ levels

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials agreed when they met earlier this month that they may need to raise interest rates to levels that would weaken the economy as part of their bid to rein in the inflation, which is approaching a four-decade high. At the same time, many policymakers …

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Rocket Mortgage raises $337.9 million in MBS

RCKT Mortgage Trust 2022-4 is preparing to issue $337.9 million in mortgage-backed securities (MBS), backed by a pool of home loans less common these days – all qualifying mortgage loans made to prime borrowers at high median income occupying the properties they are going to buy. Morgan Stanley and Bank …

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Startups sprout in Tampa Bay’s competitive housing market

TAMPA, Florida. For nearly a month, Julie Youngblood has been traveling around Florida to meet real estate agents. She’s helping the Austin-based company Homeward, which pays cash for homes up front while buyers finalize their own financing, get started in the state’s boiling real estate market. From town to town, …

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Airbnb hosts use platform revenue to pay for food, rent and mortgages – but three US states are more lucrative than others

With prices rising everywhere, Airbnb ABNB, -1.42% hosts report that their hosting money has become essential money. More than a third of Airbnb hosts globally said hosting has helped them cover the rising cost of living. The accommodation rental company launched its annual survey this week which examines how users …

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Contrast AG Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:MITT) and Howard Hughes (NYSE:HHC)

AG Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:MITT – Get Rating) and Howard Hughes (NYSE:HHC – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the better stock? We’ll compare the two companies based on their dividend strength, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuation and earnings. Insider and Institutional Ownership 48.0% of …

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Brian McCauley, the Dallas Mortgage Man, Makes Global Leaps in Easing the Homebuying Process

Brian, a Certified Mortgage Advisor with 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry, leads the way in helping clients manage their money the right way, build wealth, build entrepreneurship and more. Brian McCauley, a successful North Texas mortgage lender nicknamed the Dallas Mortgage Man, is making waves around the …

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East Texas Housing Finance Corporation Approves $13.5 Million Housing Renovation | Business

The East Texas Housing Finance Corporation announced approval for a $13.5 million multi-family housing renovation in Tyler. The transaction closed on April 5 and the project is expected to begin soon, board chairman Danny Buck Davidson said in a press release. The transaction was presented to the board by a …

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The 10 most lucrative markets for real estate investment — RISMedia

The real estate market grew as the COVID-19 pandemic progressed, leaving many people in dire financial straits. Still, homeowners and real estate investors have taken advantage of tough economic times. According to CoreLogic, homeowners with mortgages in the United States increased their equity by $1 trillion between September 2019 and …

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GPARENCY Disrupts CREF Industry With Membership-Based Brokerage Service – Trade Observer

The commission-based mortgage broker model does not have the general partner in mind, it only considers the amount of the loan. At least that’s what Ira Zlotowitz said after nearly three decades in the industry, including 20 years with the company he founded, Eastern Union. Zlotowitz proposed a radical new …

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Why the Lehigh Valley will soon see a flood of foreclosures – The Morning Call

Dale Kessler, a realtor who specializes in selling foreclosed homes, thinks business will pick up this year. With the moratorium on foreclosures ending last year, Kessler, the CEO of Realty 365 in Allentown, is seeing a trickle turn into a flood as a backlog of deals begins to wind down. …

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Remembering Black Pioneer Onie B. Granville – Annenberg Media

Leimert Park resident Natalie Mallard has fond childhood memories of her great-uncle. She remembers seeing him dress in a tuxedo before attending fancy dinners and meetings. She remembers seeing him travel all over the country, venturing from Sacramento to Washington DC. But as a child, Mallard did not yet realize …

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What we learned from the first round of the NFL Draft

The Jacksonville Jaguars kicked off the 2022 NFL Draft with a risky and counterintuitive selection that could bog the franchise at the bottom of the standings for years if it backfires. In other words, it was the typical start to a typically unpredictable first round. The Jaguars selected Georgia rusher …

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Crypto Mortgages Let Buyers Keep Bitcoin, Deposit Nothing

It took Vincent Burniske months to secure a seven-figure loan to buy two small buildings in a coveted Miami neighborhood. The sports media consultant had money – but much of it was crypto-related. Digital wealth meant little to banks when it came to a mortgage. And Burniske, 63, wanted to …

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Interest rates are rising, will house prices fall?

In March, the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by a quarter point to address rising inflation and a litany of other economic problems stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. Among other things, this rise in interest rates was expected to make mortgages more expensive in the housing sector, hopefully limiting …

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The Mystery of the Missing Roommate

(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images) Getty Images Rising housing costs, both for houses and apartment rents, are a mystery. This is the story Agatha Christie could have written, if Mrs. Marple were a retired economist. The solution to the mystery suggests that house prices and rents will soon level off …

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Hot Real Estate Market in San Antonio Keeps iBuyers Waiting

On May 13, Silicon Valley tech company Opendoor bought its 1,550th home in San Antonio: a four-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom home at the end of a cul-de-sac in the gated community. from Sueños to Cibolo Canyons near TPC San Antonio Golf. Classes. At a time when the typical home for sale in …

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2022 is a bad year to buy a house, with each cost increasing

Many families will have to accept a lower standard of living if they move in 2022. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages averaged 4.67% last week, according to Freddie Mac, the federally backed mortgage lender. The rate is 1.24 percentage points higher than last year. TOMLINSON’S OPINION: Inflation is a side effect of …

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USAA Bank, based in Texas, will cut more than 90 jobs

It is unclear whether the San Antonio-based company has notified the Texas Workforce Commission of the reductions required by the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN). Labor law is designed to protect employees by providing 60 days’ notice in the event of mass furloughs. According to Investopedia, the company …

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BBB Column: Tips for Choosing a Mortgage Lender | Business

This year’s housing market is expected to be just as competitive as in 2021. Home listings are down 60% from before the COVID-19 pandemic. With fewer homes for sale and rumors of rising interest rates, homes are selling faster than ever. If you’re looking to buy a new home, it’s …

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Jia Finance raises a round table; Provides global digital mortgages to overseas investors

Fintech Eases Investor Access to US Real Estate Market, Streamlining Lending Process with AI Platform; opening of offices in Asia and reduction of time for financing real estate loans for international buyers WASHINGTON, DC/ACCESSWIRE/March 31, 2022/ Jia Finance, an online residential mortgage lending platform for overseas investors, is currently expanding …

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Can house prices and interest rates skyrocket at the same time?

It is becoming more and more expensive to buy a house in America. Mortgage interest rates, historically low for most of the pandemic, are rising faster than they have in decades. Put the two trends together, and the impending monthly mortgage payment for homebuyers – combining principal and interest payments …

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How to calculate the real cost of buying a house |

What is the cost of buying a house? Yes, this is a trick question. The obvious answer is the price you pay for it. If you find a house you like and pay $400,000 cash to buy it, the cost is the price, $400,000. In the long run, buying cash …

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Feds indict two mortgage fraud charges in multiple states – NMP

Two California men have been charged with being involved in a multi-state scheme involving mortgage fraud, credit repair and government loan fraud. Two Texas residents are at large in the case. The Justice Department indictment, according to a press release, alleges that the co-conspirators recruited clients for credit repair using …

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Mag Mile Capital Closes $4.69 Million Loan for Well-Located Multi-Family Apartments in Chicago’s Famous Gold Coast Neighborhood

CHICAGO, March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mag Mile Capital has fortunately announced that Rushi Shahdirector and CEO; Prabhat Jayara, Vice President Originations; and Francisco NacordaSVP of Originations have all recently completed a $4,690,000 five-year loan to help a client obtain a luxury multi-family residence located in the heart of Chicago …

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Financing Options for Coastal Vessels Qualified for Use in U.S. Offshore Wind Projects

The Biden administration’s commitment to developing offshore wind as an alternative energy source is bearing tangible results. In November, construction began on Vineyard Wind, America’s first industrial-scale commercial offshore wind project. In February, six successful bidders bid a total of $4.37 billion for wind power leases off the coasts of …

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The impact of the Russian-Ukrainian war on maritime trade

Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine has triggered significant reactions in the maritime trade world. In a matter of days since the start of the main Russian offensive, the price of bunker fuel used for ship propulsion systems has skyrocketed, as have tanker charter rates and war risk premiums for ships. …

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Green Brick Partners & AGNC Stock: Playing the Housing Market (NYSE: GRBK)

Khanchit Khirisutchalual/iStock via Getty Images Investment thesis Using my strategy of spreading the risk among several stocks, AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:NASDAQ: AGNC) and Green Brick Partners (NYSE:NYSE: GRBK) allows you to gain both growth and revenue. As Green Brick expands into new markets over the next few years, expect continued …

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SWBC Insurance Services is the new agency of reference for Freebirds World Burrito

SWBC Insurance Services Commercial Producer, Gina Wallisa, is an expert in the hotel and catering industry. She was able to effectively demonstrate her more than 30 years of experience and her knowledge of the issues facing the restaurant industry and Texas insurance market conditions to establish a deeper dialogue with …

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Want to buy a retirement pension? Here are some risks and costs to consider.

The time of dreams Text size For 35 years, financial planner Harold Evensky regularly watched clients retreat to vacation homes, enjoy serene beaches or mountains, and the joy of family gatherings. And before retiring three years ago, he thought he would follow his example. But he and his wife, Deena, …

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Bracket Conference Tournament, Preview, TV, Schedule: WAC, MAAC, Big West, C-USA

March 8-12 (official support) Madison Square Garden (New York, NY) Type of…I have nothing to say about the ACC in general, or this tournament in particular. Go get your Coach K farewell molasses elsewhere. The league sucks this year. I will draw attention to the group of 15 teams. There …

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This week on the ninth: short selling and maturity – insolvency/bankruptcy/restructuring

This week, the Ninth Circuit explores whether Twitter’s dispute with the Texas AG office over content moderation was ripe for review and when taxpayers can deduct mortgage interest payments after a short sale. TWITTER, INC. V. KEN PAXTON The Court finds that Twitter’s First Amendment challenge to the Texas Attorney …

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This Week at The Ninth: Short Selling and Maturity | Morrison & Foerster LLP – Left Coast Appeals

This week, the Ninth Circuit explores whether Twitter’s dispute with the Texas AG office over content moderation was ripe for review and when taxpayers can deduct mortgage interest payments after a short sale. TWITTER, INC. V. KEN PAXTON The Court finds that Twitter’s First Amendment challenge to the Texas Attorney …

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DATA: Dallas ranks lowest in female and millennial home buying, loan approval rates

Texas ranks 42nd out of 50 states in mortgage approvals, while single women and millennials are less likely to be homebuyers in Dallas than in most other major cities, according to recent data. About 88.4% of mortgage applications of all types are approved in the Dallas area, which is the …

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Tim Dillon net worth – How rich is the comedian?

Tim Dillon is an American comedian, talk show host and actor. He is best known for his famous podcast, The Tim Dillon Show. He was one of Patreon’s top creators with his series and continues to become one of the top podcasters today. As of 2022, Tim Dillon has an …

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Poll: Gillette Ranks Low on the Money Management Scale

GILLETTE, Wyo.— Gillette may not be the worst at money management, but we’re by no means the best nationally or statewide, according to a recent survey. WalletHub’s National Financial. Gillette residents reported credit scores, debt-to-income ratios, and a number of late payments made each year on average in the 29th …

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US long-term mortgage rates drop to 3.89% this week

WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell slightly this week, after hitting a three-year high last week. The average rate on a 30-year loan fell to 3.89% this week from 3.92% the previous week, mortgage buyer Freddie Mac reported Thursday. A year ago, the long-term rate was 2.97%. …

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The “People’s Convoy” route will go from Adelanto Stadium to Texas

The popular coast-to-coast convoy of tractor-trailer drivers protesting government COVID-19 mandates will start in Adelanto and not Barstow, as organizers first announced. On Saturday, People’s Convoy organizers announced a noon rally time on Feb. 22 for truckers at Adelanto Stadium, followed by a public farewell rally at 10 a.m. on …

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Reverse Mortgage Complaints to CFPB Accelerate During Pandemic

The number of consumer complaints to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regarding the reverse mortgage product category appears to have accelerated since the start of the national emergency resulting from the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, RMD has learned. . That’s according to an analysis by the CFPB’s Consumer Complaints Database …

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What is it and is it worth it? – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. iBuyers, or Instant Buyers, are companies that buy homes from individuals in a way that removes many of the hassles of the traditional home selling process. These …

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Klussmann in the Democratic primary for the 38th congressional district

Two years ago, Diana Martinez Alexander emerged leading the votes in a rowdy six-member Democratic primary for a seat on the Harris County Court of Commissioners. Now she’s asking party voters to entrust her with their hopes of landing a congressional seat, representing the new Texas district lawmakers created as …

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Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO) Announces Suneel Gupta as Keynote Speaker for ADSO Summit 2022

PR Newswire WASHINGTON, February 10, 2022 Gupta will offer its important knowledge related to the dental industry WASHINGTON, February 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO) is delighted to announce that bestselling author Suneel Gupta is the keynote, sponsored by membersy®, at this year’s ADSO Summit …

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Workbar is growing in the suburbs, with hybrid work in mind

Three hotel operators have each submitted bids to the Boston Planning & Development Agency to run a waterfront beer garden and event space in the Charlestown Navy Yard, for a 16-acre area called Shipyard Park. Incumbent operator Anthem Group has occupied the space for three years, hosting community events and …

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Town of Killeen seeks to help local businesses

City leaders received $29 million, but are using $1 million of the grand total to help boost their own economy, particularly in the downtown and North Killeen areas. KILLEEN, Texas — The City of Killeen opened its small business grants for new and existing local small businesses on Tuesday. Local …

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Company Highlights

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An Abu Dhabi-based investment firm linked to a top UAE security official announced on Thursday that it has invested $25 million in Savage X Fenty, the lingerie company co-founded by the megastar and business mogul Rihanna. Savage X Fenty has also raised new investments from …

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Guaranteed rate to close Stearns Wholesale and lay off 348 employees

Just a year after acquiring Stearns Lending’s wholesale mortgage division, Guaranteed Rate is closing it and laying off 348 employees, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN) notice filed Jan. 12 with the Texas Workforce. Committee. The guaranteed rate filed a separate WARN Act notice on Jan. …

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It’s the state with the most homeless – 24/7 Wall St.

Special report January 22, 2022 11:00 a.m. Data on homelessness in the United States is inaccurate. By most measures, the figure is just under 600,000. However, the number of people who are homeless for brief periods is different from those who are permanently homeless – and the numbers have changed …

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Renewal Ranch receives $750,000 from BancorpSouth and FHLB Dallas

BancorpSouth Bank, a division of Cadence Bank (NYSE: CADE), and Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) have awarded a $750,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant to Renewal Ranch for the to help build a $1.9 million residential facility on its campus. . This press release is multimedia. View …

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9 Recent Investments in Retaining and Recruiting Hospital Staff

Several states, hospitals and health systems have made investments to retain and recruit employees as the country faces a significant labor shortage. Nine healthcare workforce investments so far this month, as reported by Becker’s: 1. South Carolina hospital offers employees up to $10,000 for home purchase assistanceBeaufort (SC) Memorial Hospital …

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Mortgage values ​​fall from 2020 high, but new homebuyers still feel the pain | Greg Jericho

Iimagine that in November 2019 you looked into a crystal ball and predicted a global pandemic that we would still be grappling with two years later. Would you have thought then that now would be a good time to buy or sell a house? You might have thought that economic …

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Compass Mortgage Opens New Office in Franklin, TN

Warrenville, Ill. – Compass Mortgage has opened a new office in Franklin, Tennessee, which will be the company’s largest office outside of its headquarters in Warrenville, Illinois. The new office, which opened on December 6, 2021, has three private offices, two application rooms and twenty workstations, or cubicles for Compass …

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Southside Bancshares, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Call

Get instant alerts when news breaks on your stocks. Claim your one week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. TYLER, Texas, Jan. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Southside Bancshares, Inc. (“Southside”) (NASDAQ: SBSI), the holding company of Southside Bank, today announced that it will report its financial results for fourth …

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Mid America Mortgage Welcomes Jarred Talmadge to Its Team of Reverse Mortgage Experts | Nation and world

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Rising mortgage rates – highest rate since June 2020

Editorial independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and allow us to earn a referral commission. For more information see How we make money. Mortgage rates jumped last week to 3.4%, …

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Ohio State Football Scholarship Chart 2022

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State football kicks off the new year with a full roster for the 2022 season. Some pending decisions for the upcoming NFL Draft – and some potential roster attrition by late spring – will determine how much leeway the Buckeyes have to add more players for …

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Bank of San Antonio operator acquires stakes in San Antonio Legacy Mutual Mortgage

Texas Partners Bank, which operates the Bank of San Antonio and two other banks, said on Tuesday it had acquired stakes in Legacy Mutual Mortgage. San Antonio-based Texas Partners Bank said Legacy’s mortgage platform expands the scope of the bank’s service offerings. “This was an opportunity to increase our mortgage …

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Morgan Stanley on China’s GDP and economy in 2022

A person walks past a coal-fired power plant in Jiayuguan, Gansu province, China on Thursday April 1, 2021. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Chinese economy appears to be rebounding from a “mini slowdown” to a recovery as the country eases its policy, according to investment bank Morgan …

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St. Paul, Ramsey County using bailout money for housing plans

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) – The city of St. Paul and Ramsey County are investing tens of millions of federal bailout dollars in affordable housing for a group affected by Minnesota’s continuing housing shortage. Local governments want to spend $ 74.5 million to provide more housing options for people earning …

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Texas landlords must disclose flood risk to tenants. It is one of 23 new laws that will come into force on January 1.

Twenty-three new Texas laws will come into effect on January 1. None are as high-profile as some of the important articles that were passed in the state’s four legislative sessions this year – like the state’s strict abortion and voting laws – but they will nonetheless have an impact on …

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