Real Estate

Introducing Redfin Premier: A Premium Service for Luxury Homes

Redfin launched a new luxury real estate service today. Redfin Premier builds on our amazing service for home sellers by providing additional specialized marketing to highlight million-dollar homes and attract luxury buyers. Every Redfin Premier home will receive: Drone* and twilight photography Premium brochures and printed materials High-end yard signs International advertising to reach overseas […]

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Coronavirus testing our global outlook

We still expect the global growth to edge higher this year, even as the coronavirus outbreak has introduced uncertainties, as detailed in the February update of our Global Outlook. V-shaped recoveries in economic activities have often followed past epidemics – and we expect a repeat of this pattern. Yet the depth and width of the […]

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Black Knight’s First Look: National Mortgage Delinquency Rate Decreased in January, Lowest Level on Record

From Black Knight: Black Knight’s First Look: Mortgage Delinquencies Fall to Lowest Level on Record; January Sees Strongest Decline in More Than a Year • Mortgage delinquencies fell by more than 5% in January, hitting their lowest level on record dating back to 2000 • January’s 14% year-over-year decline is the strongest in more than […]

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Philly Fed Manufacturing Suggests Activity Increased in February

From the Philly Fed: Current Manufacturing Indicators Suggest a Pickup in Growth in February Manufacturing firms reported an improvement in regional manufacturing activity, according to results from the February Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey. The survey’s current indicators for general activity, new orders, and shipments increased this month, suggesting more widespread growth. The firms reported expansion […]

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Patel’s arguments are crazy. Unless you’ve got what Priti Patel has in mind, of course.

I would like to think that most people realise that Priti Patel’s comments, made yesterday, suggesting that British Company replace those people from the EU who will no longer be allowed to work in the UK with either robots or people recruited from amongst the eight million ‘economically inactive’ resident population of the country were, […]