Property values are 4% above 2007 peak


Property values are 4% above 2007 peak

Property values in greater Auckland climbed 12 per cent to $628,205 in the latest 12 months and in Christchurch they rose 9.4 per cent to $418,829.

US bank earnings rose 21 pct in Q2, lending up

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said Tuesday that the banking industry earned $34.5 billion in the second quarter, up from $28.5 billion in the second quarter of 2011.

Home resales rise, housing recovery inches along

WASHINGTON – Home resales rose in July, helped by low interest rates and increased hiring although the data still pointed to a slow recovery in housing that will provide only slight support for the economy.

Local home sales rise in April

Local home sales rose in April as the housing supply tightened, according to a new report.

Nation's bank earnings rise to 5-year high

WASHINGTON — U.S. bank earnings rose in the first three months of the year to the highest level in nearly five years and the number of troubled banks fell for the fourth straight quarter.

A winning formula

In 2008, on occasion of Public Bank's 40th anniversary, Datuk Paddy Bowie wrote an autobiography Teh Hong Piow: A Banking Thoroughbred . That book gave some insights into how founder and chairman Tan Sri Teh Hong Piow rose from being a clerk in Ove…

A winning formula

In 2008, on occasion of Public Bank’s 40th anniversary, Datuk Paddy Bowie wrote an autobiography Teh Hong Piow: A Banking Thoroughbred . That book gave some insights into how founder and chairman Tan Sri Teh Hong Piow rose from being a clerk in Oversea…

G.E. Says Operating Profit in Quarter Rose 6%

The financial performance is in line with Wall Street’s expectations and reflected G.E.?s strategy of paring back its reliance on its big finance arm and relying more on its industrial businesses.

Us Mortgage Applications Bounced Last Week

Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week, recouping some of the steep decline a week before as demand for both purchases and refinancing perked up, an industry group said on Wednesday.

U.s. Mortgage Applications Rose Last Week-mba

Mortgage application activity, which includes both refinancing and home purchase demand, rose 6.3% in the week ended Sept. 9 compared to the week before.