Real Estate

5 of the Greatest Social Security "Secrets"

For millions of current and future retirees, Social Security will be a vital source of income. According to the Social Security Administration (SSA), more than three out of five current retired workers counts on Social Security to provide at least half of their monthly income. A Gallup poll of pre-retirees found an almost identical expectation from those set to claim ...

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General Dynamics (GD) Up 3.1% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Shutterstock photo It has been about a month since the last earnings report for General Dynamics CorporationGD . Shares have added about 3.1% in that time frame, outperforming the market. Will the recent positive trend continue leading up to the stock’s next earnings release, or is it due for a pullback? Before we dive into how investors and analysts have ...

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Will European Inflation Keep the Taper Trade Running?

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DailyFX.com – Fundamental Forecast for Euro: Neutral In a week that was relatively light of high-impact European data, EUR/USD perched up to yet another fresh six-month high. This furthered the move that started from the lows on April 10 th when the pair found support around 1.0600; and since then we’ve had two rounds of French elections along with an ...

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Is Square Inc a Buy?

If potential investors in Square Inc (NYSE: SQ) were to simply look at the numbers from the company’s latest quarterly earnings report, they couldn’t help but come away impressed. Adjusted revenue increased to $ 204 million, a 39% increase year over year. Gross payment volume increased to $ 13.6 billion, a 33% increase year over year. Adjusted EBITDA for the ...

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Rentalutions, online platform for landlords, raises $2 million to fund expansion

Rentalutions, a Chicago-based online platform for landlords, announced this week that it plans to expand its offerings thanks to a $ 2 million round of funding. According to the company, Cultivation Capital led the round of funding, along with M25 Group and Sandalphon Capital. Rentalutions previously raised $ 1 million since its launch in 2012. The company currently offers services like ...

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Elm Street Technology acquires real estate tech platform Consolidated Knowledge

Elm Street Technology, a provider of technology solutions for the real estate industry, announced this week that it acquired Consolidated Knowledge, a technology platform provider to the residential real estate and multi-family industries. According to Elm Street Technology, the acquisition is the “next step” in the company’s ongoing efforts to consolidate the real estate industry’s “leading technology and marketing service ...

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Save the date! HUD Secretary Carson to host homeownership forum

It’s almost National Homeownership Month! To help bring awareness to the importance of the month, the Department of Housing and Urban Development is preparing to start the month of June off with a homeownership forum at its headquarters in D.C. The month is dedicated as a time to reflect on the impact that owning a home has on household wealth, ...

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New York real estate developer admits to interfering with local elections

A New York real estate developer admitted that he meddled in a local election, including using fake voters, all to advance stalled construction projects, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said this week. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, Kenneth Nakdimen pleaded guilty to conspiracy to corrupt the electoral process, in connection with a mayoral election ...

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