Bonds Being Used to Pay for Affordable Housing Seattle
Seattle joins other cities like Baltimore and Portland that are using bonding to...
Investors Could Lose Big In ‘Safe’ Bonds
One top financial adviser warns that bond investors could face staggering losses...
Affordable Housing Measure Passes in Portland
Housing bond will go towards alleviating the current shortage of 23,845 affordable...
Why is Elon Musk Buying SolarCity’s Debt?
Chairman’s $65 million purchase concerns and confuses shareholders.
Cal Atlantic Plans $300M Bond Offering
Seeks funds to retire 2016 10 3/4% senior notes due in September.
Loosening the Mortgage Vice Grip
The government, investors and lenders are teaming up to revive the market for...
Source Says BofA to Pay $16.5 billion in Mortgage Bond Make-Good
Bank of America Corp is expected to pay more than $16.5 billion to end...
Banks Face Competition From Bonds on Landlord Financing
Bloomberg/ BusinessWeek's Jody Shenn and Heather Perlberg report on how corporate rental-home businesses, and the bond market backed by the properties, have compelled banks to lend more cheaply to single-family rental companies.
The New Home Company re-ignites its IPO run
Will an IPO run that brought home building six new public companies in 2013 crank back up for 2014? As we speak, the key execs from the latest IPO candidate--The New Home Company--are booking a whirlwind "road show" for investors in the next two weeks or so, so public home builder No. 22 may be here by months' end. BIG BUILDER's John McManus has insight.
Revamped Design Centers = Higher Profits
As demand recovers, more builders are streamlining and modernizing their out-of-date studios.