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  1. Mortgage Rates Continue to Decrease
    GlobeNewswire | 05/26/22 10:00 AM EDT

    Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey?, showing that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 5.10 percent. ?Mortgage rates decreased for the second week in a row due to multiple headwinds that the economy is facing,? said Sam Khater, Freddie Mac?s Chief Economist.

  2. Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for April 2022
    GlobeNewswire | 05/25/22 04:35 PM EDT

    ?Freddie Mac today posted to its website its Monthly Volume Summary for April 2022, which provides information on Freddie Mac?s mortgage-related portfolios, securities issuance, risk management, delinquencies, debt activities, and other investments. Freddie Mac makes home possible for millions of families and individuals by providing mortgage capital to lenders.

  3. Equipment Leasing and Finance Association?s Survey of Economic Activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index
    GlobeNewswire | 05/24/22 02:01 PM EDT

    The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association?s Monthly Leasing and Finance Index, which reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of the $900 billion equipment finance sector, showed their overall new business volume for April was $10.5 billion, up 7 percent year-over-year from new business volume in April 2021.

  4. G8 Strategies Wins Silver Communicator Award for Print Distinction
    GlobeNewswire | 05/24/22 09:00 AM EDT

    The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts has announced the Communicator Awards 2022 winners, and G8 Strategies took home an award for Print Distinction in the competition for the 2021 Neurable Annual Report. The Communicator Awards is the leading international creative awards program honoring creative excellence for communications professionals.

  5. Freddie Mac Prices Approximately $385 Million SLST Securitization
    GlobeNewswire | 05/23/22 03:10 PM EDT

    Freddie Mac announced today the pricing of the first Seasoned Loans Structured Transaction Trust offering of 2022 -- a securitization of approximately $385 million including both guaranteed senior and non-guaranteed subordinate securities backed by a pool of seasoned residential mortgage loans.

  6. Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Announces New Member of its Affordable Housing Advisory Council
    GlobeNewswire | 05/23/22 01:54 PM EDT

    Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta announced today that it has appointed one new member to its Affordable Housing Advisory Council. New Member: Mark Kaufman is president and chief executive officer of Neighborhood Impact Investment Fund, a Community Development Financial Institution based in Baltimore.

  7. Builders FirstSource Releases Inaugural Corporate Social Responsibility Report
    GlobeNewswire | 05/23/22 07:00 AM EDT

    Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR), the nation?s largest supplier of structural building products, value-added components and services to the professional market for new residential construction and repair and remodeling, today announced that it has published its inaugural Corporate Social Responsibility report.

  8. Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Announces Pricing of $35.0 Million of Vermont Economic Development Authority Solid Waste Disposal Revenue Bonds (Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Project) Series 2022
    GlobeNewswire | 05/19/22 01:30 PM EDT

    Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (CWST), a regional solid waste, recycling and resource management services company, today announced that it has priced the previously announced offering of $35.0 million aggregate principal amount of Vermont Economic Development Authority Solid Waste Disposal Revenue Bonds Series 2022 to be issued under an indenture between the Issuer and the bond trustee.

  9. Mortgage rates increase, inventory decreases in April
    GlobeNewswire | 05/19/22 12:00 PM EDT

    Mortgage rates in April averaged their highest level since 2010, while inventory of houses continued to decrease across the Empire State,?according to the housing report released today by the New York State Association of REALTORS?.? According to Freddie Mac, the monthly average on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose from 4.17 percent in March 2022 to 4.95 percent in April 2022.

  10. Mortgage Rates Decrease Slightly
    GlobeNewswire | 05/19/22 10:00 AM EDT

    Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey ?, showing that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 5.25 percent. "Economic uncertainty is causing mortgage rate volatility,? said Sam Khater, Freddie Mac?s Chief Economist.

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