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How Interest Rates Influence The Value Of A Property

Interest rates have a profound effect on the value of income-generating real estate. The ability of an individual to purchase residential properties is influence by increasing or decreasing the cost of mortgage capital. 275 more words

Real Estate And Properties

Economists v Politicians - Turkey’s Economy

The Turkish Economy, like many emerging economies, is suffering from a declining currency – the Lira. This is partly due to the US Federal Reserve expecting to increase interest rates over the next few months – higher interest rates tend to increase the value of a country’s currency. 264 more words

Interest Rates

China vs the 1930s US

By Bill Holter – Re-Blogged From http://www.Gold-Eagle.com

Many people believe the Chinese are on the cusp of replacing the U.S. in many fashions, I believe this myself.  793 more words

GDP & Employment

Yardeni Sees Expansion And Bull Continuing -- But Valuations A Concern

Top strategist Ed Yardeni thinks it could be a while before we see the end of this economic expansion — and by extension the bull market. 235 more words

Gurus

Mobile Banking Here To Stay As More Americans Get Comfortable Banking On The Go

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – People are getting more comfortable doing their banking on their mobile devices.

An annual Federal Reserve survey found that in 2014, 39-percent of adults with mobile phones used their devices for banking, compared to 33-percent in 2013. 63 more words

News

Why the Dow is wildly careening up and down

The Dow’s behavior this month is a cross between a yo-yo and your favorite shampoo. One day (like Wednesday, when it plunged 292.60 points) it goes into a downward tailspin, tumbling 100, 200 or even 300 points. 356 more words

Markets

Rates Watch March 2015: Calm before the storm?

It’s that time again! The Reserve Bank will shortly announce its decision on the repo-rate and here is our prediction:

Inflation is comfortably in the SARB’s target band of 3 – 6% and has been for 6 months. 479 more words

South Africa