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Latino Homeownership Grows Despite Pandemic

Not even a global pandemic could stymie the growth of Hispanic homeownership, accord.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaMay 1st, 2021

The pandemic ruined the homeownership dream for a quarter of millennials, BofA survey finds

Millennials led the housing recovery, but soaring demand exacerbated a housing shortage.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMay 4th, 2021

Fiveable grows beyond high school AP to embrace community

The pandemic drove a huge spike in demand for Fiveable’s services helping high school students prepare for Advanced Placement exams. But it also allowed founder Amanda DoAmaral to broaden her vision for the company......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2021

Dispatches from a Pandemic: ‘We can’t compete with all cash’: The struggle is real to buy a home during COVID-19

'Evidence indicates that there is still a very strong aspiration toward homeownership.'.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 29th, 2021

Small Business, Big Mission: Pinnacle Construction Partners scores projects, grows profits amid pandemic

Nashville’s red-hot real estate market is one of the few sectors that coronavirus largely spared from a shutdown. Most projects that already had funding still broke ground. In turn, firms like Pinnacle Construction Partners stayed afloat and even grew......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2021

The Value Gap: Black homeownership rate hits lowest level since the 1960s — that’s unlikely to change in Pandemic Year 2

'Oftentimes, Blacks and Latinos hit the worst of a crisis after the crisis is supposedly over.'.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 23rd, 2021

Senate confirms Xavier Becerra as secretary of Health and Human Services, making him the first Latino to hold the position

The successful confirmation of Becerra places the lawyer in a highly-consequential role overseeing the country's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Xavier Becerra testifies during a Senate Finance Committee hea.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 18th, 2021

Homeownership grant seeks to boost Black home buying

TOWN SQUARE | The grant is part of Chase’s $30 billion Path Forward commitment to help close the racial wealth gap. The goal is to help an additional 40,000 Black and Latino families become homeowners over the next five years......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 11th, 2021

The Value Gap: ‘We’re not just thinking about the impact that COVID-19 has had on Black homeowners’ — that’s unlikely to improve in Pandemic Year 2

The Black homeownership rate has fallen to the lowest level since the 1960s. Researchers say they have a plan for reversing that trend......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 11th, 2021

Xenia"s One Bistro restaurant grows mission during pandemic

During the first six months of the pandemic, One Bistro in Xenia grew from feeding 70 on a Wednesday to over 200......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2021

After a record 2020, Englewood"s TTEC has found its groove during the pandemic

From virtual fitness to grocery delivery, and even vaccine distribution, Englewood-based TTEC has found a steady stream of new business as the world grows increasingly digital......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2021

Brent crude futures higher as optimism grows government stimulus will steady global economic growth

Brent crude futures edged up on Tuesday as optimism that government stimulus will buoy global economic growth and oil demand trumped concerns that renewed COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns globally could cool fuel consumption......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 18th, 2021

Stocks falter as anxiety grows over second coronavirus wave

Asian shares tumbled on Tuesday on growing worries about a second wave of coronavirus infections after the Chinese city where the pandemic originated reported its first new cases since its lockdown was lifted......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 12th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow rises 350 points as optimism grows over lockdown easing and progress on a vaccine

U.S. stocks rose Tuesday for a second day as investors took heart from the easing of businesses restrictions in the U.S. and Europe and progress toward an early vaccine to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2020

NewsWatch: Dow rises 300 points as optimism grows on easing lockdowns

U.S. stocks trade higher as the market took heart from the easing of business lockdowns in the U.S. and Europe in particular, amid hopes for an early vaccine to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow rises 300 points as optimism grows on easing lockdowns

U.S. stocks trade higher as the market took heart from the easing of business lockdowns in the U.S. and Europe in particular, amid hopes for an early vaccine to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow futures climb 300 points as investors await earnings from Disney and others, while optimism grows on easing lockdowns

U.S. stocks were indicated to start higher Tuesday, as the market took heart from the easing of business lockdowns in the U.S. and Europe in particular, amid hopes for an early vaccine to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow futures climb 250 points as investors await earnings from Disney and others, while optimism grows on easing lockdowns

U.S. stocks were indicated to start higher Tuesday, as the market took heart from the easing of business lockdowns in the U.S. and Europe in particular, amid hopes for an early vaccine to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2020

Shopify Stock Grows Even More With New App

Shopify has proved to be one of the most resilient companies during this COVID-19 pandemic. Some of its recent momentum has been the result of the expansion of its commerce platform to an app......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 4th, 2020

Legg Mason"s profit grows 29% in fiscal 4Q despite pandemic

Legg Mason Inc. saw its profit increase in fiscal fourth quarter despite the Covid-19 pandemic, which CEO Joseph A. Sullivan said "reinforced the importance" of the company's planned sale to Franklin Templeton. The Baltimore-based money manager's p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 29th, 2020

Covid-19 could devastate minority-owned businesses, amid fears they’ll also miss out on aid

Minority business owners, especially black and Latino ones, may be especially vulnerable because they’re less likely to have a financial cushion and also tend to be in industries severely affected by the pandemic, advocates and researchers say......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 25th, 2020