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19 hrs ago | via Baton Rouge Business Report
Unless the U.S. housing market improves, Louisiana's forestry industry is expected to stagnate through 2018, LSU AgCenter Economist Shaun Tanger forecasts. Tanger says the number of housing starts drives much of the lumber market, and only slight improvements are projected for 2017. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 15 | via KLFY-TV Lafayette
U.S. Sen. John Kennedy and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson came to an agreement this week on important policy changes that will give homeowners and business owners impacted by the March floods in Louisiana more time to recover and rebuild. HUD has agreed to extend the deadline for homeowners and business owners to receive reimbursement for rebuilding work. Comment?
Feb 18, 2017 | via SmyrnaVinings.com
Copeland's restaurants' casually festive atmosphere combines New Orleans flavor and comfort with an upscale sensibility. From the Creole favorites that embody the heart and soul of Southern Louisiana, to our flavorful takes on seafood, pasta, salads, steaks and desserts, we offer something for everyone. Comment?
Feb 13, 2017 | via HUD
U.S. Housing and Urban Development today announced HUD will speed federal disaster assistance to the State of Louisiana and provide support to homeowners and low-income renters forced from their homes due to severe storms, tornadoes, and straight-line winds. This week, President Trump issued a disaster declaration for Livingston and Orleans parishes. Comment?
Feb 9, 2017 | via KNOE-TV Monroe
Homes in Oak Trace, which is a new subdivision in Ouachita parish are now for sale and the developers say the design isn't the only thing that makes the homes unique. "We did do some research and talking with people what we found was that there wasn't a whole lot of options on the new construction side other than custom or pre-sold," says Beaullieu. Comment?
7 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
The chorus grows ever louder as yet another major group warns of the threat to Canada from swollen household debts. Putting Canada second only to Australia in a ranking of household debt as a percentage of gross domestic product, global bank HSBC singled out a handful of countries in a quarterly economic report. Comment?
11 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam speaks to the media during a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland May 10, 2016. Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam speaks to the media during a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland May 10, 2016. Comment?
12 min ago | via Reuters
Rising short-term interest rates in the United States are prompting Lipper Award-winning bond fund managers to add emerging-market debt and non-agency backed residential mortgages that they say offer more potential for gains in the year ahead. Managers from firms including AllianceBernstein, BlackRock Inc and Thornburg Investment Management are bracing for further rate increases by the Federal Reserve, making U.S. high-yield debt unattractive as highly-leveraged companies and municipalities have a more difficult time rolling over their debt costs. Comment?
16 min ago | via The Post-Standard
On a one-and-a-half acre lot, the property has a 250-foot frontage of the Seneca River. The family loves the scenic views of large boats along the backyard, and the state-owned land across the way offers beautiful scenes especially in the winter. Comment?
20 min ago | via GigaOM
The amount of financial regulation in the world continues to increase , creating an ever-growing burden on banks and other financial institutions. Banks only have themselves to blame, goes the pervading view, creating exploitative situations such as sub-prime mortgages and credit swaps, thus collapsing the bond of trust they maintained with their customers. Comment?
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