Lowest mortgage rates in a month barely boost weekly applications, up 0.4%

Mortgage rates moved decidedly lower last week, but neither homebuyers nor homeowners were particularly impressed. Total mortgage application volume rose just 0.4 percent seasonally adjusted compared with the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Volume is down 22 percent compared with the same week one year ago, due […]

Weekly mortgage applications to purchase a home drop 3%, even as falling rates spark a rush to refinance

  Jamie Rector | Bloomberg | Getty Images Another drop in mortgage interest rates continued to confound expectations, but current homeowners saw a clear path to savings. Mortgage application volume rose 2.8 percent last week, all thanks to refinances. The Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted weekly index remains 12 percent […]

Business Development Program, The Workshop at Macy’s, Now Accepting Applications

New York (PRESS RELEASE – January 28, 2011) – In an effort to help bolster up-and-coming enterprises, Macy’s (NYSE:M) announced the creation of a one-of-a-kind program covering the business of fashion – The Workshop at Macy’s. Setting the stage for retail business innovation, The Workshop at Macy’s aims to nurture […]

Qualcomm Snapdragon 600E and 410E Processors Launched for IoT-Related Applications

HIGHLIGHTS Snapdragon 600E, 410E to be available via third-party distributers New SoCs built on foundation of Snapdragon 600 and 410 Both new processors are focused on IoT related applications Qualcomm on Wednesday launched the Snapdragon 600E and Snapdragon 410E processors for embedded computing and Internet of Things (IoT) related applications. […]