Mortgage rates drop to lowest since election, but borrowers barely budge

The lowest mortgage interest rates since November did little to encourage people to refinance their home loans or take out a new loan to buy a home. Total mortgage application volume rose just 0.1 percent, seasonally adjusted, last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Volume […]

Small Business Optimism Declines As Presidential Election Looms

Small business owners are losing optimism and refusing to expand operations in the run up to November’s high-stakes presidential election. According to researchers at the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), America’s Index of Small Business Optimism declined two-tenths of a point in August, settling at 94.4 points. NFIB Small […]

Rahul Gandhi tours Deonar garbage unload, likely To grow to be Election problem

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on the Deonar garbage dumping ground in Mumbai. MUMBAI: HIGHLIGHTS several fires these days broke accessible, sending poisonous smoke into the air Congress probable to highlight civic mess in the run as much as municipal polls Shiv Sena presently runs the Brihanmumbai Municipal employer Congress […]