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Japanese Mitsubishi UFJ to buy two Asian units from Home Credit for $620m – source

TOKYO, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Japan’s Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (8306.T) is considering buying the Philippine and Indonesian units of Dutch consumer finance company Home Credit Group BV for about 600 million euros ($619 million), a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. The deal comes as Japan’s biggest lender aims to bolster […]

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Why the Age Limit for Buying Marijuana Isn’t Eighteen

Dear Stoner: Why doesn’t any state set the legal age to use marijuana at eighteen? I can die for the army but not smoke weed? M Kat Dear M-Kat: It’s a common argument about age limits that’s been used against everything from smoking restrictions to professional sports, but get mad at the military draft instead […]

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Home Sales Plunge, Investors Also Pull Back, Prices Drop 8.4% in 4 Months, Active Listings and Price Drops Increase Further

Sellers struggle with denial: at the “right price” a house will sell, but the “right” is where the buyers are, and they are much lower. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Sales of all types of previously owned homes – houses, condos and co-ops – fell 5.9% in October from September, the ninth straight month […]

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Moira dela Torre stars in Home Credit’s The Great 0% Interest Festival campaign video

Jeam Out of Town Blog Hub (Outoftownblog.com) – Manila, Philippines November 18, 2022 – Following the rollout of the largest and grandest 0% Interest Sale nationwide, Real Estate Credit Philippines (HCPH), the lifestyle partner of every Filipino, launched a new campaign video this holiday season for the brand The big festival at 0% interestheadlined by […]

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Stay with the Manatees by Buying a Florida Fish and Wildlife Sticker

FLORIDA — This month is National Manatee Awareness Month, and in recognition of the month, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has released its 2022-23 Manatee Decals. Sea turtle decals are also available. These waterproof decals are brightly illustrated and look great on watercraft, car bumpers, or anywhere you want to show your support […]

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temperature changes mean buying carbon monoxide detectors to reduce risk of exposure | New

CHERRY VALLEY (WREX) – As the winter months approach, more and more people are looking to use their fireplaces and furnaces, but run the possible risk of exposure to carbon monoxide – an issue that buying a a detector can solve. Cherry Valley Fire Department captain Kristopher Gay says the station gets too many calls […]

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Walton takes a hit in July-September as consumer purchasing power erodes

BABUL BARTENDER | Published: 08 November 2022 10:31:46 | Updated: 08 November 2022 13:34:36 Walton Hi-Tech Industries PLC, the most valuable local company by market capitalization, fell into the red in the first quarter of the 2022-23 financial year, ending in September, for more expensive raw materials and runaway inflation reducing the purchasing power of […]

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Condo building in Langford is an example of alternative home buying models needed: Economist

A condominium under construction in Langford offers an alternative to the traditional home buying model that may prove an attractive option as home prices and rents continue to rise beyond the reach of many people in Greater Victoria. Studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments at Centennial Court on Carlow Road are expected to go on sale […]

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New home sales are down – and buyers who want one might now have an advantage

Image source: Getty Images Given the U.S. housing market has been sorely short of inventory since the end of 2020, you’d think buyers would be clamoring to buy homes. But in fact, the demand for new construction seems to fade. New home sales fell 10.9% in September from August. And new construction sales were also […]

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Buy a listed building

Although the days of lockdowns and foreign travel bans are now (hopefully) firmly behind us, demand for a home in the country continues to be strong with buyers still looking for that home quintessential country estate brimming with unique charm and character. With many of these properties considered to be of particular architectural and historical […]