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6 hrs ago | via Norwalk Citizen News
People interact with their family, friends and coworkers on a daily basis, both through online social networks and in real life. The effects of such social interactions on economic and financial decision making, however, are not well-understood. Comment?
Tuesday | via Pasadena Star-News
Increased consumer spending is expected to fuel a 3.4 percent boost in retail sales this year, the National Retail Federation reported Tuesday. That's a more aggressive forecast than the 3.1 percent increase the NRF predicted for the year in February. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 26 | via Seeking Alpha
Good afternoon and welcome to the HomeStreet Inc. Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call. All participants will be in a listen-only mode. Comment?
Dec 16, 2015 | via LA Daily News
Home sales across Southern California increased from their year-ago level during November and prices again made modest gains, a market tracker said Wednesday. Sales and prices rose in all six counties, CoreLogic said , but the sales count added up to one of the softest Novembers in 25 years. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Home sales across Southern California in June flattened out from a year ago as prices kept rising, a market tracker said Tuesday. Sales of new and previously owned houses and condominiums across the six-county region slipped .2 percent last month from 24,377 a year earlier to 24,326, said Irvine-based CoreLogic. Comment?
Tuesday | via New York Sun
The battle over Airbnb is taking center stage at the Democratic National Convention. The fight is emblematic of the dispute between Republicans and Democrats over who should steer the economy: government regulators, on the one hand, or consumers and business innovators on the other. Comment?
Monday Jul 25 | via Inman News
The California Association of Realtors filed a federal lawsuit against Massachusetts-based PDFfiller Inc., alleging the tech firm has copied, published and sold at least 64 of CAR's copyrighted real estate forms "many hundreds of thousands of times, and possibly millions of times" through its website without authorization. Apartment List released its July rent report for Los Angeles, finding rents were flat over June, but L.A. continues to be one of California's most expensive cities for renters. Comment?
Sunday Jul 24 | via The Wave
Jennifer and Bob Hochstadter of Dana Point no longer needed five bedrooms' worth of space, so they sold their Laguna Niguel home and moved into their smaller Dana Point rental, pocketing cash for travel and retirement. Lake Forest agent Jenean Hill has had at least five clients seeking to cash out their California homes over the past several years. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 20 | via The Wave
For more than a generation, opportunistic California politicians have barraged voters with woeful tales about how the most productive, inventive, wealthy and enterprising Californians are leaving this state in droves to avoid high taxes and excessive government regulation. These stories, used successfully by the likes of Pete Wilson and Arnold Schwarzenegger while running for governor, and unsuccessfully by failed candidates from Bill Simon to Meg Whitman and Neel Kashkari, tell of rich Californians seeking greener pastures in more laissez faire states like Texas and Idaho. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 19 | via Inside Bay Area
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced they are backing state Attorney General Kamala Harris, a longtime political ally of the president, in California's historic Democrat-on-Democrat U.S. Senate race. The president praised Harris as a "lifelong courtroom prosecutor" who has fought international gangs, oil companies and the big banks responsible for the mortgage crisis. Comment?
3 min ago | via Business Wire
United Kingdo... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed all classes of Bank of America Merrill Lynch BAMLL Commercial Mortgage Securities Trust 2015-HAUL . A full list of rating acti... A.M. Best Comments on Ratings of American Financial Group, Inc. and National Interstate Corporation Following Announcement of Merger Agreement )--A.M. Best has commented that the ratings of American Financial Group, Inc. [NYSE: AFG] and its insurance subsidiaries, and the ratings of Nati... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape - Saudi Arabia" report to their offering. Comment?
4 min ago | via Business Wire
Additionally, Fitch has affirmed the 'BBB' rating on Westminster Manor's series 2010 Travis County Health Facilities Development Corporation revenue bonds. The series 2016 bonds are expected to be issued as fixed-rate bonds. Comment?
14 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
I'm now short, via put options, a company that holds liquid bonds trading below book value with an implicit guarantee from the U.S. government. At first blush, that doesn't sound like a solid investment thesis. Comment?
20 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
Experts say low interest rates, limited housing supply and foreign capital are among the key ingredients behind Vancouver's housing boom. Experts say low interest rates, limited housing supply and foreign capital are among the key ingredients behind Vancouver's housing boom. Comment?
22 min ago | via The Capital-Journal
Finishing the basement, adding an additional bedroom or remodeling a dated bathroom or kitchen often pays dividends in added space, as well as increasing the resale value in the future. Matthew Clarke, a loan officer at Silver Lake Bank, sees many homeowners who have recently purchased a dated house and want to update countertops, flooring or siding and longtime homeowners who need to replace the roof of their homes. Comment?
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