Items Tagged with 'Grand Rapids'


  • Redfin: Home prices post smallest increase in 6 years

    Buyers turning to the Midwest and South for affordable homes, lower cost of living
    In September, home prices posted the smallest increase in six years, according to the latest data collected from Redfin. Redfin Chief Economist Daryl Fairweather said rising mortgage rates, paired with already high home prices, are giving pause to homebuyers in expensive West Coast markets.
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  • 17th Bank Failure Could Cost $104 Million: Why?

    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. continued its recent "freaky Friday" streak last week, stepping in at Bradenton, Fla-based Freedom Bank, after the Commissioner of the Florida Office of Financial Regulation closed the bank on Friday after market close. All deposits of the failed bank will head over to Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Fifth Third Bank, the FDIC said.
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