Investment Crowdfunding Draws a Crowd

It’s getting crowded in the investment crowdfunding space, and that’s excellent news. Almost any asset can benefit from investment crowdfunding and, as more types succeed, that will cause still more niche platforms to launch. At this point, everything from independent filmmaking to whistleblower lawsuits has gone the investment crowdfunding route....

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Mortgage rates bounce back up

What’s up with mortgage rates? Jeff Lazerson of Mortgage Grader in Laguna Niguel gives us his take. RATE NEWS SUMMARY From Freddie Mac’s weekly survey: The 30-year fixed rate lost ground, landing at 3.66 percent, 7 basis points higher than last week’s 3.59 percent. The 15-year fixed moved higher as well,...

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Foreclosure rates continue to drop

The number of people losing their homes to foreclosure in San Diego County has hit substantial lows, real estate tracker Corelogic The foreclosure rate was 0.34 percent in February, a decrease of 0.10 percent from the year before. Last month, the rate was 0.33 percent, the lowestsince before the recession....

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