As with many complex things in life, there is a learning curve with commercial real estate loans. You will, no doubt, be learning as you are “loaning.” There are four major areas you need to consider to ensure your desired outcome.
As the election winds down and the potential for a "fiscal cliff" approaches, The Daily Transcript asked these local economists how the first three quarters of this year fared, and how do they expect the final quarter to finish.
A wise man once said, "Never make predictions, especially about the future." Making predictions is what economists and financial analysts do for a living, but with so much uncertainty facing the economy and stock market in 2013, making predictions is fraught with risk.
WASHINGTON — The National Retail Federation and more than a dozen of the nation's retailers have asked a judge to reject a proposed $7.25 billion settlement that Visa Inc., MasterCard Inc. and major banks have agreed to pay retailers for alleged fee fixing.
WASHINGTON — U.S. service companies grew at a slightly weaker pace in October than September because sales and new orders slowed. But a measure of employment rose, indicating services firms hired more.