Affordability Reaches Possible Tipping Point, According to First American Real House Price Index

—In August, rising demand for homes against limited supply accelerated house price appreciation, which overcame the affordability boost from rising house-buying power for the first time in 2020, says Chief Economist Mark Fleming—

First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, today released the August 2020 First American Real House Price Index (RHPI). The RHPI measures the price changes of single-family properties throughout the U.S. adjusted for the impact of income and interest rate changes on consumer house-buying power over time at national, state and metropolitan area levels. Because the RHPI adjusts for house-buying power, it also serves as a measure of housing affordability.

Chief Economist Analysis: The End of the Great Mortgage Rate-Powered Affordability Boost?

“Throughout 2020, falling mortgage rates have been the strongest influence on housing affordability trends, even helping fuel the housing market’s

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IsoEnergy Reaches Agreement With 92 Energy for Sale of Clover, Gemini, and Tower Uranium Properties

VANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 27, 2020 /CNW/ – IsoEnergy Ltd. (“IsoEnergy” or the “Company“) (TSXV: ISO) (OTCQX: ISENF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding Heads of Agreement (the “Agreement“) with 92 Energy Pty. Ltd. (“92 Energy“) for 92 Energy to acquire a 100% interest in IsoEnergy’s Clover, Gemini, and Tower uranium properties in Saskatchewan, Canada (the “Properties“).

The Properties are located in the Eastern Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan, and were staked by IsoEnergy in May, 2020 (see Figure 1).  The Clover property is 23,959ha and contains over 40km of electromagnetic geophysical conductors.  The Gemini property is 5,783ha and is located along the eastern basin margin 60km northeast of the Key Lake uranium mill. The Tower property is 6,301ha and is located 11km southeast of the Cigar Lake uranium mine.

92 Energy is a privately held

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Singha Estate reaches out to 100 agencies for sale of condo units to foreigners

Singha Estate plans to work with over 100 agencies to sell condos to foreigners, aiming to achieve sales of 70 per cent of units by year-end.


Q3 2020 U.S. Foreclosure Activity Reaches Historical Lows As The Foreclosure Moratorium Stalls Filings

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ATTOM Data Solutions, licensor of the nation’s most comprehensive foreclosure data and parent company to RealtyTrac (www.realtytrac.com), a foreclosure listings portal, today released its Q3 2020 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, which shows there were a total of 27,016 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions or bank repossessions — in the third quarter, down 12 percent from the previous quarter and down 81 percent from a year ago to the lowest level since we began tracking quarterly filings – Q1 2008.

The report also shows there were a total of 9,707 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings in September 2020, down 2 percent from the previous month and down 80 percent from September 2019.

“Foreclosure activity has, for all intents and purposes, ground to a halt due to moratoria put in place by the federal, state

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