Prices on the Freiburg real estate market continue to rise – Freiburg

The new housing market report of the Sparkasse Freiburg-Nördlicher Breisgau has been published. The demand for houses and apartments is still unbroken. But that could change. How will the Freiburg real estate market develop in view of rising interest rates, the Ukraine war and a shortage of materials in the construction industry – and what […]

Does Powell want to surprise the markets?

Jerome Powell Will the Fed chair surprise markets today? (Photo: AP) Frankfurt Will the US Federal Reserve try to surprise markets on Wednesday? This question is currently being hotly debated among investors and economists. Until recently, it was considered agreed that on Wednesday evening at 8 p.m. European time, as in May, it would announce […]

Investors worry about interest rates and the economy

NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – The US stock market will probably continue its steep slide from the end of the week seamlessly on Monday. Technology stocks in particular are likely to be under strong selling pressure. The broker IG valued the leading index Dow Jones Industrial a good three quarters of an hour before the start […]

Wood prices fall mercilessly: minus 50 percent on the world market

However, some analysts are also skeptical about the sharp fall in timber prices in an extremely inflationary environment. While lumber prices have started to slide lower, it will take time for those falls to reach end users, says another US analyst. He believes that the fall in demand or the rise in supply will have […]

Independent of the house bank with FinTech!

(open PR) Finally independent of the house bank: FinTech portals make it possible to apply for loans online, compare different offers and save interest. FinTech – short for Financial Services and Technology – is a collective term for all finance-related technologies and services, including their provision. Fintech describes the optimization of business processes in the […]

Five hypotheses on Swiss real estate and rising inflation

There is currently a high degree of uncertainty among investors about the effects of inflation, which is also rising sharply in Germany, and the higher interest rates on real estate investments. Von Andreas HitzMortgage and Real Estate Consultant and Roger StettlerChief Operating Officer und Board Member Two core elements can currently be observed: 1. Rising long-term […]

UVG judgment on wastewater fees puts practice in Krefeld to the test

May 18, 2022 at 3:05 p.m Judgment of the Supreme Administrative Court : Judgment on waste water charges puts practice in Krefeld to the test Dispute about sewage fees: A ruling by the Münster Higher Administrative Court is now putting cities like Krefeld under pressure. Photo: dpa/Jens Büttner Krefeld According to the decision of the […]

What it means for savings accounts and home loans

Düsseldorf The European Central Bank (ECB) could raise interest rates in the summer – for the first time in more than ten years. The announced turnaround in interest rates has been keeping the markets in motion for weeks. But what does that mean in concrete terms? And what will be the consequences for people who […]

Customers saved EUR 2.2 billion by comparing loans

18.05.2022 – 07:30 CHECK24 GmbH Munich (ots) In 2021 alone, consumers saved 357 million euros with a credit comparison Interest rates for online loans 37 percent lower than the national average rate Consumers who have compared consumer loans online in recent years have benefited from significantly lower interest costs compared to the national average. With […]