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 […]

UPS Can Now Rush Deliver Your Package to More Places Than Ever — 177 Countries to be Exact

UPS (NYSE:UPS) has announced a major expansion of its UPS Worldwide Express that will see the world’s largest package delivery company provide customers with next day shipping to 117 countries across the globe. Over 50 countries and territories have been added to the UPS Worldwide Express service, which guarantees delivery on […]

loan lending falls as rush to beat stamp responsibility adjustments involves an stop

March’s surge in buy-to-allow property investments subsided after tax adjustments got here into force in April Tim Wallace Isabelle Fraser 26 can also 2016 • 1:22PM loan lending spiked in March and dropped returned sharply in April, as a hurry to snap up homes beforehigher stamp responsibility fees got here […]