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Tense real estate market driving house prices up dramatically in Middletown

MIDDLETOWN – To the surprise of Connecticut realtors, the state’s housing market has exploded in the last quarter of 2020, despite unemployment and other financial woes caused by the coronavirus pandemic, and they expect that the trend continues well this year. Fewer properties for sale have created a housing drought, …

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Aussie CBA Improves Dividend, Shows Slashed Profits As Lending Resumes

Adds details on loan deferrals, CEO statement and other actions February 10 (Reuters) – Commonwealth of Australia Bank CBA.AX Wednesday declared a higher dividend than six months ago and topped estimates for first-half cash earnings, driven by growth in personal and business loans. Australia’s largest lender declared an interim dividend …

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Former Goldman Sachs executive buys Jeffrey Epstein townhouse

Jeffrey Epstein and Michael Daffey with 9 East 71st Street (Getty) A former Goldman Sachs executive is behind one of this year’s biggest and most notorious home sales. Michael Daffey, who managed some of the investment bank’s hedge fund clients, is the buyer of Jeffrey Epstein’s townhouse on the Upper …

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Ice Cube’s BIG3 Summer Basketball League takes a long-term view

FILE – In this file photo from July 16, 2017, LL Cool J, second from front left, and Ice Cube watch the… [+] action as The Power plays against the Ghost Ballers during the first half of a BIG3 basketball game in Philadelphia, PA. Whether he’s sitting on Philly Court …

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What the digital shift has done for real estate

The immovable the market is all about the seasonal cycle. Owners begin to prepare for the sale early in the year and begin registering in early spring, followed by increased purchases in late spring and summer. It slows down in the fall and basically freezes for the holidays. But 2020 …

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MLB’s slow free agent market reflects financial catastrophe of 2020 and uncertainty for 2021

PITTSBURGH, PA – SEPTEMBER 04: Cincinnati Reds # 27 Trevor Bauer delivers ground in first … [+] inning during Game 2 of a doubles program against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on September 4, 2020 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin Berl / Getty Images) Getty Images The market …

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Green Thumb Industries, Inc. to Host Appeal on Results

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / March 17, 2021 / Green Thumb Industries, Inc. (OTC PINK: GTBIF) will discuss its results during its fourth quarter 2020 results conference call to be held on March 17, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. EST. To listen to the event live or access a replay …

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Detroit pawnshop sees increased need for quick cash for ‘survival’

DETROIT (WXYZ) – With hundreds of thousands of layoffs across the state due to COVID-19, some residents of the Detroit subway are turning to pawn shops for quick cash. Under the executive orders of Governor Gretchen Whitmer, pawn shops are considered essential. They loan administrator. So companies like American Jewelry …

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Second try to help small and minority businesses | Technology

President Joe Biden visited a hardware store in the nation’s capital last Tuesday to highlight changes he made to the paycheck protection program for the benefit of small businesses that he says have been overlooked by the Trump administration more early in the coronavirus pandemic. Biden administration officials announced last …

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Netflix to deposit $ 100 million in black-owned banks

Streaming giant Netflix deposits $ 100 million of its cash in black-owned banks. The company says black-owned financial institutions have a harder time accessing capital and the move should help banks lend more to their communities. There are only 21 black-owned banks in the United States, and they are mostly …

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