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SINGAPORE, July 1 ― Singapore’s second-quarter home prices slid for a third consecutive quarter, the longest losing streak in five years, as tighter mortgage measures cooled demand in Asia’s second-most expensive housing market. An index
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SINGAPORE-- Private-home prices in Singapore fell for the third-straight quarter in the three months ended June, as the government's market-cooling.
Cat E COE prices reached a peak of almost S$100,000 in Jan 2013 – see how it evolved from S$20,000 in Jan 2010 till today
Australian approvals of home purchases by foreigners are on the rise, driven by increasing wealth globally and better integration with Asia, according to central bank assistant governor Christopher Kent.
The data clearly shows an increase in the level of approvals for foreign residential purchases over time," Kent said yesterday. "But it is difficult to know how much this has boosted net demand for Australian housing.
South Australians will no longer have to search for a hot spot or a café with Wi-Fi in the Adelaide CBD, as the city today switches on free wireless network access throughout central Adelaide.
Wall Street Journal PayPal Breaks Into Small Business Lending Businessweek Since bank lending to small business dried up in the aftermath of the financial crisis, a wealth of financing flavors for Main Street merchants has emerged.
Westpac and ANZ Bank have been the most aggressive of the major banks in increasing their lending to commercial property, as banks pump billions more into a sector offering growth but also posing higher risks.
TD's chief risk officer says banks don't have a clear line of sight on how many investors are scooping up homes in Canada
The Calgary housing market is so hot that an economist reported Tuesday that only 15 condominiums in the city remained built and unsold last month
The Web hosting company is planning its second attempt at an initial public offering.
Last week Australia’s Fair Work Commission increased the national minimum wage to A$16.87 an hour from 1 July, 2014.
Ratings agency says lack of transparency in reporting non-performing loans and doubts over official figures add to risk of credit crisis (Fitch sees mainland economy paying high price if property bubble bursts http://t.co/QO1V4Sv2oJ...
By Property Soul The annual GSS (Great Singapore Sale) may have started only on May 25. But for property new launches, the GSS started much earlier. The sale is now on With the steam of an overheat...
SINGAPORE, July 5: Singapore Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said he expects property prices to fall further, three days after data showed home values in the city-state dropped for a third consecutive quarter. “I don’t think the cycle is over,” Shanmugaratnam said today at a conference hosted by DBS Group Holdings Ltd. in Singapore. “I think further correction …
The north Canberra suburb of Crace has been ranked as Australia’s hottest residential development zone, according to the Housing Industry Association.
(Reuters) - J.P. Morgan moved forward its forecast for a Federal Reserve monetary policy tightening on Thursday, citing the decline in the unemployment rate, positive jobs data and firming core inflation.
J.P. Morgan said after the bullish U.S. jobs report on Thursday, the bank sees the Fed's interest rate lift off occurring in the third quarter of 2015, up from the Wall Street bank's original projection of the fourth quarter of that year.
Average price in capital breaks through £400,000 – double UK average – reports Nationwide
In Lambeth, the south London borough that includes Vauxhall, Brixton and parts of Clapham, prices were 37% higher in the second quarter of 2014 than a year previously, while in Camden in north London they were up by 36%.
The lowest growth rate in the capital was in Barking & Dagenham, where prices increase by 15% year-on-year.
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney is set to announce new rules designed to prevent a house price bubble that could burst, triggering a new financial crash.
As 13 big banks say their small business lending has risen by $17 billion since 2011, the U.S. Treasury reports $1.9 billion in financing via its State Small Business Credit Initiative
Things seem to be looking up for small business funding.
Let's keep it up.
George Osborne's cap on borrowings, such as squeeze on loan-to-income ratio, judged a 'retrograde step' by experts
Pay that mortgage off? Why would you bother, especially if that money could be invested elsewhere at a higher rate?
SPRING Singapore says more Singapore start-ups have been making concrete plans to expand overseas in the past three years, with a strong focus on Asia.
The satellite maker offers robust opportunities for imaging the earth and providing Internet access to remote areas of the world.
Straits Times Singapore rises 4 places to be 31st most expensive place in the world for expats Straits Times The Singapore skyline as seen from Swissotel the Stamford at dusk on Sept 16, 2013.
Banks more cautious on high-risk home loans Sydney Morning Herald As regulators seek to prevent the $1.3 trillion mortgage market from overheating, financial comparison website RateCity says the share of loans in its product database with a maximum...