Mortgage Interest Rates Rise Sharply

Mortgage rates sign on the home and charts. getty Two negative impacts hit homebuyers last week: interest rates and winter weather. Mortgage interest rates have been on a slow but steady increase ever since the beginning of the…

These 10.2% Yields Should Rise With Rates

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This Fund Crushes ETFs And Pays 7.1%

Over the shoulder view of a young woman making payment with credit card to order takeaway food on ... mobile app at home. getty One of the great things about closed-end funds (CEFs) is that there’s one out there we can use to tap…

What If A Property Under Contract Burns Down?

An insurance policy might pay for fire damage, but it’s not so simple if the property is under ... contract. RANJAN SAMARAKONE Commercial real estate documents need to deal with all kinds of hypothetical eventualities, so that if…