Mortgage applications hit summer low

White House taking on housing crunch could open up ‘Pandora’s box’: Real estate expert Romer Debbas LLP managing partner Pierre Debbas warns of real estate consequences that comes from government getting involved with housing development. The summer doldrums may have hit the housing market. Demand for mortgage applications fell 1.9% from a week ago, according… Continue reading Mortgage applications hit summer low

Dems hit back against Texas elections law with flood of lawsuits minutes after Abbott signs it

Fox News Flash top headlines for September 7 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Just minutes after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed Texas’ new election law, several left-leaning groups announced lawsuits aimed at invalidating the legislation Texas Republicans consider a major victory for election security.  Democratic lawyer Marc… Continue reading Dems hit back against Texas elections law with flood of lawsuits minutes after Abbott signs it

UK house prices hit record high despite cut in stamp duty break

Average prices rose by 0.7% in August to £262,954, says Halifax Last modified on Tue 7 Sep 2021 03.08 EDT The average UK house price reached a fresh record high in August while annual inflation cooled to a five-month low, after the partial end of the stamp duty holiday in England and Northern Ireland. Halifax,… Continue reading UK house prices hit record high despite cut in stamp duty break

Uber, Lyft hit by Prop 22 punch

Democrats are trying to dictate Uber drivers’ job freedoms: Gary Kaltbaum Fox News contributor Liz Peek and Gary Kaltbaum of Kaltbaum Capital Management on the Democrats trying to control ‘gig’ workers through new policies. Ride-hailing giants Uber Inc. and Lyft Inc. were dealt a blow after a California judge ruled the state's Proposition 22, which… Continue reading Uber, Lyft hit by Prop 22 punch

Haiti hit by another huge earthquake as country reels from disaster that killed almost 2,000 just days ago

AN earthquake hit around 65 miles from Haiti on Wednesday only days after a devastating quake resulted in the deaths of almost 2,000 people. The aftershock was reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) just before mid-day on Wednesday morning. The 4.8-magnitude quake was described as moderate as aftershocks from last week's disaster begin to… Continue reading Haiti hit by another huge earthquake as country reels from disaster that killed almost 2,000 just days ago

House prices hit new record high as stamp duty scramble pumps up market

UK house prices hit a new record high in June as buyers scrambled to complete purchases prior to the winding down of a stamp duty holiday, official figures have confirmed. The average price hit £266,000, up by £31,000 or 13.2% on the same month last year – the highest percentage rise since November 2004, according… Continue reading House prices hit new record high as stamp duty scramble pumps up market

Poloniex hit with $10M fine over unregistered exchange operations

The U.S. securities regulator has slapped a $10 million fine on Poloniex exchange in connection with its unregistered cryptocurrency exchange. Poloniex agreed to the fine and the cease-and-desist order without admitting or denying the charges. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it had entered into a settlement with Poloniex that will see… Continue reading Poloniex hit with $10M fine over unregistered exchange operations

Stablecoin market to have hit $1T by 2025, Unstoppable Domains CEO predicts

The private stablecoin market will surge parabolically in the next four years despite the existing regulatory uncertainty, Unstoppable Domains CEO Matthew Gould believes. In a Thursday interview with Business Insider, Gould predicted that the stablecoin market would hit $1 trillion by 2025 to see roughly a tenfold increase from around $115 billion at the time… Continue reading Stablecoin market to have hit $1T by 2025, Unstoppable Domains CEO predicts

Stablecoin market to have hit $1T by 2025, Unstoppable Domains CEO predicts

The private stablecoin market will surge parabolically in the next four years despite the existing regulatory uncertainty, Unstoppable Domains CEO Matthew Gould believes. In a Thursday interview with Business Insider, Gould predicted that the stablecoin market would hit $1 trillion by 2025 to see roughly a tenfold increase from around $115 billion at the time… Continue reading Stablecoin market to have hit $1T by 2025, Unstoppable Domains CEO predicts

Hawaii hit by its largest ever wildfire as locals warned of evacuation

Hawaii’s Big Island is hit by its largest ever wildfire: 62-square mile blaze blankets much of paradise isle with smoke as swirling winds make it impossible to predict inferno’s path and locals are warned they may have to evacuate at any time Forty thousand acres have already been torched but mandatory evacuation orders were lifted… Continue reading Hawaii hit by its largest ever wildfire as locals warned of evacuation

3 reasons why Ethereum can hit $3K in the short term despite overvaluation risks

Ethereum’s native asset, Ether (ETH), dropped after reclaiming its two-month high in the previous session, suggesting that its recent bullish rally was nearing exhaustion. In detail, the ETH/USD pair topped out at $2,699 on Sunday for the first time since June 7. The pair’s peak level also pushed its relative strength index (RSI), a momentum-gauging… Continue reading 3 reasons why Ethereum can hit $3K in the short term despite overvaluation risks

Mum, 32, hit by runaway car suffers life-changing injuries as 'hero' husband throws daughter, 2, out of the way

A MUM suffered life-changing injuries after being hit by a “careering car” as her “hero” husband threw their two-year-old daughter out of the way.  Jenna O’Neill, 32, was airlifted to hospital after the vehicle ploughed into the family at a festival in Denbighshire, Wales on Saturday afternoon. Shocked Jenna said she “thought her whole family… Continue reading Mum, 32, hit by runaway car suffers life-changing injuries as 'hero' husband throws daughter, 2, out of the way

Child, 7, hit by stun gun after out-of-control brawl breaks out between a gang of women outside a garage

A CHILD was hit by a stun gun after an out-of-control brawl broke out between a gang of women outside a garage. The seven-year-old was injured by the gun as the women fought outside a Shell garage, smashing the windows of a car in the process. The brawl, which happened in Buckinghamshire, South East England,… Continue reading Child, 7, hit by stun gun after out-of-control brawl breaks out between a gang of women outside a garage

Home prices hit new all-time highs

Rising home prices threaten to overheat summer housing market Realtor Sam DeBianchi gives an update on the ongoing ‘feeding frenzy’ in the housing market and explains how prospective buyers can still find inventory. The median price for an existing home in the U.S. hit a new record high at $363,300 in June, up 23.4% from… Continue reading Home prices hit new all-time highs

US oil prices hit six-year high after OPEC fails to reach deal

More On: oil Massive ‘eye of fire’ breaks out from pipeline leak in Gulf of Mexico Federal judge blocks Biden moratorium on new oil, gas leases Iranian warship may be sneaking fuel to Venezuela despite US sanctions: report World hasn’t reached peak oil: Demand to exceed pre-COVID levels US oil prices jumped to six-year highs… Continue reading US oil prices hit six-year high after OPEC fails to reach deal

Supply shortages hit Britain’s booming building industry

Strongest growth in sector for more than 20 years but firms facing longer lead times and higher prices for components Last modified on Tue 6 Jul 2021 06.32 EDT Britain’s booming construction sector is suffering from severe supply chain bottlenecks as it experiences the strongest growth in almost a quarter of a century, the latest… Continue reading Supply shortages hit Britain’s booming building industry

ICO LOCIcoins and CEO hit with $7.6M fine over unregistered securities, fraud charges

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges brought against Loci Inc. and its CEO John Wise in connection with an unregistered securities offering in which they were said to have made materially false and misleading statements in connection with the sale of digital asset securities. In a press release, the regulator said… Continue reading ICO LOCIcoins and CEO hit with $7.6M fine over unregistered securities, fraud charges

Bitcoin sell pressure may hit zero in July thanks to Grayscale’s giant 16K BTC unlocking

Institutional Bitcoin (BTC) investors are in the spotlight as an upcoming major cashout date sparks talk of fresh price volatility. As noted by popular Twitter commentator Loomdart and others this week, attention is focusing on buyers and sellers of the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) as Bitcoin hovers near $40,000. July means BTC price volatility A… Continue reading Bitcoin sell pressure may hit zero in July thanks to Grayscale’s giant 16K BTC unlocking

Uniswap (UNI) Daily Fees Hit Record Highs, Dwarfs Bitcoin (BTC)

Uniswap (UNI) has surpassed Bitcoin in terms of daily fee generation, a strong indication that the decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol remains a top choice for yield farmers despite rising Ethereum gas fees. Uniswap (UNI) Liquidity Provider Fees Surges  At a time when decentralized finance (DeFi) yield farming protocols on Binance Smart Chain (BSC) are beginning… Continue reading Uniswap (UNI) Daily Fees Hit Record Highs, Dwarfs Bitcoin (BTC)

Uber gross bookings hit all-time high of $19.5B as economy reopens

Uber OOH allows drivers to place ad panels on vehicles Adomni CEO Jonathan Gudai discusses his company’s partnership with Uber and Cargo, which allows drivers to put advertisements on their car like taxis. Uber's gross bookings soared to an all-time high of $19.5 billion in the first quarter, up 24% year-over-year compared to $15.7 billion… Continue reading Uber gross bookings hit all-time high of $19.5B as economy reopens

Oscars viewing figures hit an all time low with 9.85million viewers

Oscars hits an all-time LOW: Only 9.85million viewers tuned in to Academy Awards – down 58% on last year as three-hour long ‘wokefest’ gets panned The number of people who tuned in to watch the 93rd Academy Awards on Sunday night was at an all time low of 9.85 million viewers  It marks a 58 percent drop compared… Continue reading Oscars viewing figures hit an all time low with 9.85million viewers

New York hardest hit state by COVID-19, analysis reveals

More On: Coronavirus White House’s social media vaccine campaign to include Fauci on Snapchat More union treachery from the United Federation of Teachers Cuomo still issuing orders while refusing to answer questions Israel ends outdoor mask mandate New York was the hardest-hit state in terms of job losses and deaths per capita due to the… Continue reading New York hardest hit state by COVID-19, analysis reveals

Brits hit the pubs for alfresco booze-up on first Saturday since restrictions eased

BRITS are hitting pubs and beer gardens for an alfresco booze-up on the first Saturday since restrictions eased across England. In England, pals can now meet outdoors at a pub or cafe in groups of six – with punters making the most of their new freedoms. ? Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest updates   Across… Continue reading Brits hit the pubs for alfresco booze-up on first Saturday since restrictions eased