• Barclays to challenge Goldman in digital-only bank market: FT

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Barclays Plc is launching a retail account that will offer U.S. consumers a low-cost, digital-only bank with the backing of a major financial institution, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.
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  • Historic Inventory Shortage Across U.S., realtor.com Reports

    Historic Inventory Shortage Across U.S., realtor.com Reports

    1 month ago - By RIS Media

    Inventory on a nationwide basis is low; in fact, shortages are at their worst in 20 years. What is the current market climate? Looking at the first six months of 2018, inventory listed on realtor.com ® is 18.2 percent lower than it was during the same period of 2015. And the raw number for homes on the market in 2018 is a lot less than the 14.3 million total in January 2009, according to the U.S. Census.
    “Buyers have the least amount of options they've ever seen before,” says Javier Vivas, director of Economic Research at realtor.com, adding that “competition has virtually doubled over the...
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