Monthly Archives: July 2021

Turn rainy days into rainy days with Home Credit’s best advice (and 0% interest offers)

It always seems to happen when you least expect it (or want to). Just when you’re ready to step out of the house, mask and face shield in place, excited for the day’s activities, the first drops begin to fall from the sky—ulaaaaaaaanI While it is true that there is a lot to enjoy about […]

The local second home market is soaring

The local second home market is soaring Domestic buyers rush to Thai resort destinations amid Covid fatigue and urban thefts, real estate experts say Thai resort real estate markets have seen a dramatic reset in buyer profiles in the last 18 months of the pandemic, according to local real estate experts. A strong wave of […]

Siblings Win Home Market Lamb Titles | heraldry

ANGOLA – Sheep show judge Brennan North was extremely impressed with the best lambs on the market at Monday’s sheep show at the 4-H Steuben County Fair. “They are very high quality animals,” North said of the two lambs, exhibited by sisters Harper and Harlee Henney. “He’s not the guy who usually goes to county […]

Home Credit Philippines January-June In-Store Installment Financing Reaches P10.6B

HOME CREDIT The Philippines saw an increase in in-store installment financing as more consumers purchased items due to work-from-home arrangements and lifestyle changes resulting from the coronavirus pandemic. The company saw its loans increase year over year in the first half of the year to 10.6 billion pesos, Home Credit chief executive David Minol said […]

Labor shortage and costs of building materials continue to hammer the new home market

New figures came out today from the Census Bureau on housing starts for the month of June. Construction of new houses slightly decreased in the last report (April to May). But overall, new construction is stronger than it was last year, at the height of the pandemic. However, other factors influence the construction of new […]

Demand continues to exceed supply in Reno-Tahoe’s domestic market

The second quarter market snapshot shows continued momentum for the Reno-Tahoe real estate market. Key findings revealed that year-over-year home sales have increased by over 100% and median prices have increased by as much as 63% in some areas. The median price of homes in South Lake Tahoe rose 50% in the second quarter of […]

The future of the smart home market

From smart lighting to smart thermostats, tech companies are making products smarter than ever. While tech giants like Amazon, Google, and Apple are at the forefront, it’s the startup space where many of these new ideas and inventions are discovered. With that in mind, we analyzed the 1,000 best-funded smart home startups on Crunchbase along […]

Home Credit Pay Continues to Grow Amid Rising Digital Payments – Manila Bulletin

After spending more than a year in the safety of their homes, most Filipinos have already adjusted to the drastic changes brought on by the pandemic. The use of technology in almost every aspect of our lives has become the norm, especially when it comes to purchasing basic necessities and carrying out financial transactions. For […]

Haitian President Jovenel Moïse shot dead at his home

The President of Haiti, Jovenel Moïse, was assassinated this Wednesday by armed men who carried out an assault on his residence yesterday morning in the Pelerin district of Port-au-Prince, as the Prime Minister reported this morning, Claude Joseph. The first lady, Martine Moïse, who was hospitalized, was shot dead during the assault, according to a […]

Kitchener-Waterloo home market remains warm with record sales in June

The 740 residential homes sold last month through the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of Realtors set a new monthly high for June and represented an increase of more than 10% from June 2020. “The number of homes sold in the Kitchener-Waterloo area in the past six months exceeds every previous six months of activity thanks to our […]