Real Estate

Homebuilders Compensate Higher Mortgage Rates By Offering Incentives – Lennar, PulteGroup, Hovnanian Enterprises, M/I Homes, MDC Holdings

Homebuilders Compensate Higher Mortgage Rates By Offering Incentives – Lennar, PulteGroup, Hovnanian Enterprises, M/I Homes, MDC Holdings

September 5, 2013 at 4:29 pm 0 comments

When interest rates rise it reduces the purchasing power of consumer as their budget goes down. Builders including Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) and PulteGroup Inc. (NYSE:PHM) are inclined towards their financing units to accelerate orders as increase in mortgage rates underminesRead More

Mortgage Stocks: Public Offering of Ellington Financial LLC (NYSE:EFC) And Other Movers

Mortgage Stocks: Public Offering of Ellington Financial LLC (NYSE:EFC) And Other Movers

May 10, 2013 at 12:24 pm 0 comments

Ellington Financial LLC (NYSE:EFC) reported that it has priced an underwritten public offering of 5M common shares on behalf of limited liability firm interests for total anticipated gross proceeds of around $131.5M. The firm has decided the underwriters an optionRead More

US Real Estate Sector On The Go, Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) And JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) Raise Growth Rates

US Real Estate Sector On The Go, Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) And JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) Raise Growth Rates

March 15, 2013 at 1:30 pm 0 comments

United States real estate sector expected to expand in the near future as the Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) predicted an 8 % growth for 2013 while JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) estimated the sector to gain 7 % thisRead More

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) Pools Clients’ Investments in House Rental Market

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) Pools Clients’ Investments in House Rental Market

February 5, 2013 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

Amidst the growth in the value of US housing recovery investments JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) has decided to give its affluent clients a chance to invest in the single family rental market. Company says there would be strong returnsRead More

Housing Market Drives US Growth

Housing Market Drives US Growth

December 21, 2012 at 4:26 am 0 comments

For the first time since 2005 US annual economic growth is to get a boost from existing home sales that have climbed to a three-year high as of November. The National Association of Realtors in Washington reported today that existingRead More

Homeowners Holding all the Keys

December 20, 2012 at 9:26 am 0 comments

‘Tis the season and more than just retail is seeing a shopping boom as home buyers are still going strong during what is traditionally a holiday lull in the residential real estate market. As a result eager buyers for availableRead More

The Indian real-estate market may continue to face sharp decline in foreign investments – (AIG, NLY, CIM, AGNC)

The Indian real-estate market may continue to face sharp decline in foreign investments – (AIG, NLY, CIM, AGNC)

November 29, 2012 at 12:21 pm 0 comments

The real-estate market in India, despite its opportunities, has seen a sharp decline in investments from overseas over the past two years and, in future , global investors are expected to be more cautious investing in markets that lack internationalRead More

Rumor: Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to unveil its own-brand notebooks this year

Rumor: Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to unveil its own-brand notebooks this year

November 27, 2012 at 1:28 pm 0 comments

The China Times reports Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is planning to unveil own-brand notebooks before the end of 2012 featuring touch screen technology. The report also claims that the company has directly placed all of the orders for hardware for theRead More

The Miami real estate market remained very strong – (NLY, KCG, HBAN, JPM)

The Miami real estate market remained very strong – (NLY, KCG, HBAN, JPM)

November 27, 2012 at 11:40 am 0 comments

The Miami real estate market continues to boost as it approaches a complete year of noteworthy price increases driven by higher sales and an inventory shortage, according to the latest report from the Miami Association of Realtors. Regardless of veryRead More

Economist: UK housing market gets further evidence of an upturn – (AGNC, AIG, NLY, CIM)

Economist: UK housing market gets further evidence of an upturn – (AGNC, AIG, NLY, CIM)

November 26, 2012 at 12:18 pm 0 comments

An unexpected rise in new mortgage approvals to a nine-month high in October gave further evidence on Friday of indications of an upturn in the UK housing market. The British Bankers’ Association (BBA) reported that approvals were higher than expectedRead More