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NAR Chief Economist Says Commercial Real Estate Will Revitalize, Calls on Federal Reserve to Consider Cutting Interest Rates
November 16, 2023 09:30 ET | National Association of Realtors®
ANAHEIM, Calif., Nov. 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Commercial property rates are expected to stabilize – aside from office space – and commercial real estate will revitalize, according to NAR Chief...
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NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun Forecasts Existing Home Sales Will Rise by 15% Next Year and Mortgage Rates Will be Between 6-7% by Spring 2024
November 15, 2023 10:07 ET | National Association of Realtors®
ANAHEIM, Calif., Nov. 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Elevated mortgage rates, high home prices and limited housing inventory are making the dream of homeownership difficult for Americans, according to...
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Canadians Cite Concerns Over Bills, Debt, and Identity Theft
October 30, 2023 04:00 ET | Equifax Canada
TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A consumer survey conducted by Equifax Canada ahead of Financial Literacy Month in November found that Canadian consumers are concerned about their ability...
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Les Canadiens se disent préoccupés par les factures à payer, l’endettement et la protection des données
October 30, 2023 04:00 ET | Equifax Canada
TORONTO, 30 oct. 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Un sondage auprès des consommateurs mené par Equifax Canada en prévision du Mois de la littératie financière, qui aura lieu en novembre, a révélé que les...
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Business Loan Approvals at Big Banks and Credit Unions Continued to Slide in August: Biz2Credit Small Business Lending Index™
September 12, 2023 06:07 ET | Biz2Credit
NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Small business loan approval percentages at big banks ($10 billion+ in assets) fell from 13.3% in July to 13.2% in August, according to the latest...
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Canadian Consumers Turn to Credit for Liquidity
August 29, 2023 06:00 ET | TransUnion
Demand for credit continues to grow, likely fuelled by consumers seeking additional liquidity in response to high cost of living. Increased debt levels and higher interest rates contributed to higher...
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Business Loan Approvals at Big Banks Continue to Drop, While Other Lenders Increased in July: Biz2Credit Small Business Lending Index™
August 08, 2023 06:07 ET | Biz2Credit
NEW YORK, Aug. 08, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Small business loan approval percentages at big banks ($10 billion+ in assets) dropped from 13.4% in June to 13.3% in July, according to the latest...
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CTC : Un autre relèvement des taux est une mauvaise nouvelle pour les travailleurs et les familles
July 12, 2023 10:49 ET | Congrès du travail du Canada
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, 12 juill. 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- La présidente du Congrès du travail du Canada, Bea Bruske, a réagi avec inquiétude à la décision de la Banque du Canada de procéder à un autre...
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CLC: Another Rate Hike is Bad News for Workers and Families
July 12, 2023 10:49 ET | Canadian Labour Congress
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, July 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian Labour Congress President Bea Bruske reacted with concern to the Bank of Canada’s decision to move ahead with yet another rate hike,...
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Interest rates and inflation making retirement elusive; Workplace pensions needed more than ever
June 15, 2023 06:00 ET | Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan
TORONTO, June 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A prolonged period of rising inflation and interest rates has led to another significant downturn in the financial wellbeing of adult Canadians, risking...