Why purchasing a house early in your career can limit your options

With the housing sector on the upswing, many young professionals are getting tempted by builders’ sales pitch to buy a property. However, interest rates on home loans are now bound upward. Taking on a large liability early in their lives also creates its own issues. Millennials need to weigh the pros and cons … Read more

Covid home construction costs: Australia builder Stroud adds $ 70,000 to clients’ bills

How one supermarket chain’s helping keep the cost of food down, Nadia Lim comments come back to bite and EVs, are they getting cheaper as demand rises in the latest New Zealand Herald headlines. Video / NZ Herald An Australian building company has demanded up to A $ 70,000 ($ 77,000) extra to complete customers’ … Read more

QLD builder Stroud demands an extra $ 70k to finish customer’s home

Hundreds of Australian customers are being asked to fork out huge amounts of extra money or risk missing out on their dream homes. An Australian building company has demanded up to $ 70,000 extra to complete customers’ homes blaming the huge jump in costs on “extreme price rises” in the industry, forcing one person to … Read more

Genesis Reports 2022 First Quarter Results

CALGARY, AB, May 5, 2022 / CNW / – Genesis Land Development Corp. (TSX: GDC) (the “Corporation” or “Genesis”) reported its financial and operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2022 (“Q1”). Genesis is an integrated land developer and residential home builder owning and developing a growing portfolio of well-located, entitled and unentitled … Read more

CoFi is streamlining construction financing for small- to mid-size builders

When Cameron Harris was a full-time developer, he had to court different lenders for different types of projects. From industrial to commercial and high-end residential, it was typical to have to meet with various banks, credit unions, or private institutions that specialized in each type of construction finance. While incredibly time-consuming and unwieldy, navigating each … Read more

New England Program Helps Low-Income Communities Join the Green Energy Revolution

Revision Energy is partnering with impact investors and CDFIs to make solar power more accessible. In the last two years, utility costs have seen a steady increase, particularly in New England, which already boasts some of the highest electric costs in the country. In New Hampshire, Maine and Rhode Island, residential electricity increased by at … Read more

Menta Revolutionizes Access to Credit by Underbanked; Selects Agora Services to Power Innovative Digital Credit Builder Platform

HOUSTON, November 04, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) –Menta, a new fintech revolutionizing access to credit for the underbanked consumer, has selected Agora Services to launch its groundbreaking credit builder loan platform. The underbanked segment represents more than 100 million Americans who are disadvantaged by the current banking environment due to regulations and lack of financial education. … Read more