With access to a real-time payments system an important selling point for some business customers, Massachusetts’ community banks find themselves at a fork in the road following the Federal Reserve’s decision to launch its own payments network.
Partners Bank has named the new branch manager for its Rye location.read more
Houses listed for sale on a Thursday tend to sell more quickly, and at higher prices, than those listed on any other day of the week, research shows. But what’s the best time of day to show a house?read more
Mortgage applications increased 21.7 percent nationwide from one week earlier in the wake of the Federal Reserve’s rate cut, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending Aug. 9.read more
Over the last decade, homebuilders have all but conceded the first-time buyer market to the resale sector. But evidence is mounting that builders are trying to get back into the game.read more
According to a new state study, one in five New Hampshire residents commutes out of state every day for work.read more