Mackay Shields LLC Acquires 1,500 Shares of Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX)

Mackay Shields LLC boosted its holdings in Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) by 8.2% in the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 19,862 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,500 shares during the quarter. Mackay Shields LLC’s holdings in Equifax were worth $2,794,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in EFX. NuWave Investment Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Equifax by 933.3% during the 2nd quarter. NuWave Investment Management LLC now owns 186 shares of the […] Read more

Mountain Projects tackles housing crisis

Social services Agency Mountain Projects continues to be at the forefront of solving the affordable housing crisis in Haywood and Jackson counties. 

While Mountain Projects has worked with the USDA in the past to develop affordable housing communities, it’s efforts have been taken a step further with the creation of the Smoky Mountain Housing Partnership. The mission of SMHP will be to improve the quality of life for families living in the communities it serves by advocating for and creating workforce housing opportunities and providing home purchasing, financial literacy, down payment, rental assistance and credit counseling assistance to residents. 

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Global Information Broker Service Market 2019 Forthcoming Developments – Acxiom, Experian, Equifax, CoreLogic, TransUnion, Oracle published a new market study Global Information Broker Service Market 2019 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 provides a complete bunch of comprehensive information related to the global Information Broker Service market. The research begins from the market segmentation analysis along with the forecast of its growth patterns. The report carries the analytical and statistical data related to the market to deliver an expanded platform with business growth for organizations, product manufacturers and services providers, and firms.

Significant data associated with the market is delivered in a methodological manner. Besides, major factors responsible for fluctuations in demand and […] Read more

Global Data Broker Service Market 2019 Forthcoming Developments – Acxiom, Experian, Equifax, CoreLogic, TransUnion, Oracle, Lifelock, IBM

Global Data Broker Service Market 2019 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 presents a detailed competitive outlook and systematic framework of Data Broker Service market at a global uniform platform. The report begins with the market summary, chain structure, past and present market size in conjunction with business opportunities in coming back years, demand and lack, various drivers and restrainers. The research study exhibits the historical data that analyzes respective analytical tools including porters five forces analysis, supply chain analysis, pricing analysis, and regulatory analysis. It offers a detailed analysis of top-line vendors along with revenue and […] Read more

Goldman Sachs Responds to Allegations of Apple Card Gender Bias

David Heinemeier, creator of the popular Ruby on Rails developer framework, set off a firestorm when he tweeted about getting an Apple Card credit limit that was 20 times higher than his wife’s, even though they file taxes jointly, with a screenshot showing her credit limit of $57.24. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak chimed in with a similar experience. That tweet kicked off an investigation by the New York Department of Financial Services into Goldman Sachs, which administers the Apple Card. Goldman Sachs has responded publicly, claiming that it doesn’t even see gender or marital status during the application process. However, […] Read more

Wildflower Rezoning Could Mean More Affordable Housing


Category: News

Published: Tuesday, 12 November 2019 14:00

Written by Rolfe Johannson

The Town of Strathmore has decided to rezone the new Phase Four of the Wildflower Ranch development on the west side of town.   This rezoning doesn’t imply that all the new builds in the area will have secondary suites it just gives the homeowner the option to do so if they wish.  Any house can be rezoned for secondary suits, but the proper steps need to be taken, Cameron Thompson, a planner with the town outlines the process, “So if you are an individual homeowner in town and you have a property […] Read more

Report: You Need To Make $300k+ To Afford A Home In SF

Looking to buy a home in San Francisco? Are you really? Well, you’ll need a household income of $309,600 to qualify for a mortgage as of the third quarter of 2019 per the California Association of Realtors.

A new study says you need to make at least $309,000 to meet the minimum qualifying income to buy the median priced home in #SanFrancisco.• You need make of at least $250,000 in Marin County and $130,000 to buy a home in Contra Costa County

— Jobina Fortson (@JobinaFortson) November 12, 2019

The median home price in San Francisco County is now $1.58 […] Read more

How to apply for a mortgage the right way: Avoid these 5 mistakes [VIDEO]

Mortgage mistakes will cost you. Know how to avoid them when you apply

You’re probably going to need a mortgage before you can buy a house. And if your goal is to find a mortgage as quickly as possible — get it out of the way, then move on to the fun stuff — you’re not alone.

But it pays to start thinking about your mortgage ahead of time.

People who get the best mortgages and mortgage rates come to the table prepared.

On the flip side, people that don’t start thinking about a mortgage ahead of time are prone to […] Read more

Report: You need to earn $309K to afford a home in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — Looking for a new home? Housing costs in the Bay Area are notoriously high and a new report by the California Association of Realtors highlights just how high.

San Francisco County is the most unaffordable county in California. The median home price in the county is now $1.58 million and you need a household income of $309,600 to qualify for a mortgage.

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San Mateo, Santa Clara and Marin counties all have median home prices north of $1 million dollars. The median incomes needed in all three counties are more than $200,000.

Contra […] Read more

Nov 12, 2019 – Shell Asset Management Co Buys Newmont Goldcorp Corp, Fidelity National Information Services Inc, CIM Commercial Trust Corp, Sells Worldpay Inc, Baxter International Inc, Equifax Inc

The Hague, P7, based Investment company Shell Asset Management Co (Current Portfolio) buys Newmont Goldcorp Corp, Fidelity National Information Services Inc, CIM Commercial Trust Corp, Anglogold Ashanti, Equinox Gold Corp, sells Worldpay Inc, Baxter International Inc, Equifax Inc, Deere, Automatic Data Processing Inc during the 3-months ended 2019Q3, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Shell Asset Management Co. As of 2019Q3, Shell Asset Management Co owns 1249 stocks with a total value of $4.4 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells.

New Purchases: WY52, AU, 1LRC, ABCB, AVTR, VICI, ROKU, RGLD, MPWR, AIV, PEGI, […] Read more