Purchase applications hold up strongly, good for homebuilders (Part 3)
The MBA Purchase Index fell by 2.7% last week, which is unsurprising given that rates increased so much ahead of the jobs report. One question that?s been on the minds of those in the real estate industry is how will the increase in rates affect homebuyers?
Cardinal Bank to consolidate branches following planned purchase of N. Va. bank
The Business Bank has eight branches in Northern Virginia with a total of $331 million in assets. Five of those branches are within 1.5 miles of Cardinal locations ? opportunities, Clineburg said, to consolidate offices and save costs. Cardinal ...
Commit To Purchase Zillow At $50, Earn 13.4%
Investors eyeing a purchase of Zillow Zillow Inc (NASD: Z) stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $94.46/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting ...
U.S. puts conditions on Honeywell's Intermec purchase
"Although divestiture of assets is the preferred remedy in merger cases, licensing requirements can preserve competition in markets where access to needed technology is the main barrier to entry," said Deborah Feinstein, director of the Federal ...
China?s Ships Near Islands Before Japan Purchase Anniversary
Sept. 11 (Bloomberg) --Eight Chinese ships entered Japan-controlled waters near an island chain claimed by both nations, a day before the first anniversary of Japan?s purchase of the territory that sparked protests across China. The Chinese ...