Latest News for: Rate rises


First-time buyer mortgage payments rocket £408 a month since 2019

This is Money 24 Jun 2024
Much of the change happened in 2022, as the Bank of England increased interest rates to battle high inflation and the mortgages on offer became more expensive ... Experts urge rate cut to help first-time buyers.

Chinese yuan weakens to 7.1201 against USD Monday

Xinhua 24 Jun 2024
In China's spot foreign exchange market, the yuan is allowed to rise or fall by 2 percent from the central parity rate ...

Typical first-time buyer mortgage payment ‘has jumped by 61% since 2019’

AOL 24 Jun 2024
Rises in mortgage rates as well as house prices have also had an impact on monthly mortgage costs ... “If mortgage rates reduce, this will help first-time buyers in the short-term more so than election housing promises.

Call for efforts to minimise the impact of skyrocketing sea freight costs

Vietnam News 24 Jun 2024
There are fears that the lack of empty containers, disruptions caused by Red Sea conflicts and rising transport demands could push up sea freight rates to the records set during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This is what happens inside the human body during exposure to the heat of the weather

The Eastern Herald 24 Jun 2024
Rising temperatures have been linked to higher suicide rates in the United States and Mexico, while a study in Bangladesh showed links between a variety of climate-related stressors and the burden of anxiety and depression.

Oman’s Housing Market Chill Sets In

The Arabian Post 24 Jun 2024
An overall slowdown in Oman’s economy, coupled with a rise in interest rates, has likely dampened investor enthusiasm ... Continued economic uncertainties and potential fluctuations in interest rates could further impact prices.

Authorities search in rural Colorado for suspect in shooting that left 1 dead, 2 injured

Denver Post 24 Jun 2024
Millennials are hungry for homes, but high rates are keeping them from buyingAs veterinary costs rise, people wrestle with high price of caring for petsThere’s been more recalls of sunscreen, here’s ...

Gold prices show 0.2% increase in local market over one week: iSagha

Daily News Egypt 23 Jun 2024
This global decrease was influenced by several factors such as the strengthening dollar and rising Treasury yields, amidst mixed economic data and the US Federal Reserve’s interest rate expectations.

Bangko Sentral seen keeping rates steady

The Manila Times 23 Jun 2024
The rate has been rising for the past four months and hit 3.9 percent in May amid elevated food and utility costs ... with 25-basis point (bps) rate cuts potentially to follow in October and December.

Majority of young voters say it's harder to buy a house, raise a family, get ...

The Hill 23 Jun 2024
... labor market is still too strong, and prices are still rising too fast to start cutting rates. Mortgage rates continued to rise this spring, topping 7 percent last month for the first time this year.

Why did Tui tell us we could rebook our cruise - then fail to help ...

The Daily Mail 23 Jun 2024
or worse? The big financial events of 2022 and what happens next? Would you be tempted to 'unretire' after quitting work early? When will interest rates stop rising and how will it affect you? Could ...

Air Cargo Rates Soar Thanks to Continued Demand from Asia and Middle East

The Arabian Post 23 Jun 2024
Despite traditionally being a slower period for the industry, global air cargo rates are defying expectations and holding steady ... Rates have also climbed alongside tonnages, with Asia Pacific experiencing a 17% rise and MESA a remarkable 52% increase.

Mortgage Interest Rates Today, June 23, 2024 | Rates Remain Under 7%

Business Insider 23 Jun 2024
See how we rate mortgages to write unbiased product reviews. As we approach the final week of June, 30-year mortgage rates are hovering around 6.55% ... Mortgage Refinance Rates Today ... In fact, they'll likely rise this year as mortgage rates drop.

Taylor Swift's economic clout has now come for Europe

Business Insider 23 Jun 2024
European economists monitoring inflation rates in the service sector are examining Swift's tour to see what impact it will have on Europe's economy ... Krishan added that the service inflation rate could rise in August when Swift returns to London.