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Sunday Oct 4 | via Reinbeck Courier
The LSB Foundation, on behalf of Lincoln Savings Bank, has committed $15,000 to Wartburg College's Transforming Tomorrow comprehensive campaign in support of the planned Clinton Hall renovation. "Lincoln Savings Bank believes in investing in future generations with our financial support," said Erik Skovgard, the bank's CEO. Comment?
Saturday Oct 3 | via The Atlantic
But the iconic urban centers of America, after reeling in countless generations of young people in the past, are now growing cramped , unpleasant , and absurdly expensive , leading millennials to think twice before committing to life in one of these cities. Some are opting to escape the less-than-ideal conditions of major metropolitan areas altogether. Comment?
Sep 1, 2015 | via Housing Wire
Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased by 6.9% in July 2015 compared with July 2014, according to CoreLogic. On a month-over-month basis, home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased by 1.7% in July 2015 compared with June 2015 . Comment?
Aug 31, 2015 | via KCCI-TV Des Moines
More than a 100 tenants who rely on rental assistance from the USDA are in danger of losing their homes. In Iowa, the Rural Development Program provided more than $20 million in rent assistance last year, but Congress added a budget restriction this year that's impacting the tenants. Comment?
Aug 26, 2015 | via KFOR-TV Oklahoma City
A real estate company immediately shut down all open houses across Iowa after one of its agents received a threat. "The caller said they intended to bring harm to the agent and that they'd be seeing her later in the day," said Brian Wentz, CEO for Keller Williams Realty Greater Des Moines. Comment?
10 min ago | via Independent.ie
Budget 2016 will leave first-time buyers feeling somewhat bereft - after beneficial measures promised last year were glaring in their absence in the Finance Minister's speech. FTBs will in particular be left wondering what happened to the pledge made this time last year for a Deposit Interest Retention Tax holiday on savings for a period of one year - a refund on the 41pc DIRT incurred whilst saving up funds towards their first home. Comment?
12 min ago | via Independent.ie
Last week the Central Bank said it is to begin a broad examination of tracker-mortgage issues across all lenders. CENTRAL Bank officials are meeting consumer groups to seek their views on how it should shape a probe into banks taking tracker rates off homeowners. Comment?
16 min ago | via NBR Newsroom
Australia's second-largest bank lender, Westpac Banking Corp, plans to raise $A3.5 billion in a discounted rights offer to meet new capital requirements and posted a 3% increase in full-year cash earnings boosted by lending growth. The one-for-23 offer of about 138.4 million shares at $A25.50 apiece will lift Westpac's common equity Tier-1 ratio by about 100 basis points to more than 14%, which the lender says will put it in the top quartile of banks globally. Comment?
20 min ago | via Crikey
Cynical Westpac? Banks are not known for the their PR smarts - and Westpac this morning provided the latest best-in-class example by announcing that it will sting its home loan customers by raising home mortgage rates to help build up its capital base, rather than forcing shareholders to accept no increase or a reduction in their dividends to achieve the same end. Comment?
28 min ago | via Bloomberg
JPMorgan Chase & Co., the first big U.S. bank to report earnings after the third-quarter's market tumult, missed analysts' estimates and cautioned that trading is off to a tepid start this quarter. The nation's largest lender said revenue fell 6.4 percent in the three months ended Sept. Comment?
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