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Walking Our Faith: Thank You for Your Support

Thank you. Those two words crossed my mind many times during Mom’s stay at Saint Anthony Summit Hospital and in the weeks that followed – during her trip to hospice and when she passed away last Wednesday. I felt a lot of gratitude and thanks to the people who make …

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Coast Commission Enforces New Short-Term Rental Regulations, Could Halve San Diego Rentals – NBC 7 San Diego

The seven-year battle over short-term vacation rental regulations is finally over after the California Coastal Commission voted unanimously Wednesday night to approve new rules for the City of San Diego. The regulations are expected to reduce the number of short-term rentals in the city by 48% and 27% in Mission …

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Pros and cons of short-term rentals weighed at Packwood meeting

By Isabel Vander Stoep / [email protected] What could have been a heated debate turned into a productive conversation about the pros and cons of Packwood’s booming short-term rental (STR) market Thursday night, according to STR owner Ryan Southard. As Lewis County works to address housing issues in the area, Senior …

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Adirondack census figures indicate scarcity of population, housing

Music practice at Indian Lake School. While nationally a quarter of the population is under the age of 18, the number of children in the Adirondacks is 17%. In parts of Hamilton County, where Indian Lake is located, almost 90% of the population is adult. Photo by Mike Lynch Some …

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Bradenton ranked number 2 among U.S. cities for net growth

BRADENTON — In its recently released 2021-22 Mobile Migration Study, HireAHelper — a Porch Group PRCH company — found that Bradenton, Florida ranked second in the nation for overall net growth in 2021. According to the data analyzed in the report, more people moved to Bradenton than moved in 2021. …

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South Park doctor banned from prescribing painkillers – Voice of San Diego

The exterior of Dr. Tara Zandvliet’s office in South Park / Photo by Megan Wood Dr. Tara Zandvliet, who years ago became well known as San Diego’s vaccine-waiver doctor of choice, has now had her ability to prescribe narcotics removed. According to charges by the medical board, the South Park …

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Tripadvisor reaches 1 billion reviews; here are some of the dumbest

Online travel review site Tripadvisor announced on Tuesday that it has reached one billion user reviews, five years after the site topped 500 million reviews. Online travel review site Tripadvisor announced on Tuesday that it has reached one billion user reviews, five years after the site topped 500 million reviews. …

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Lake Placid Vacation Rental Market Continues to Grow | News, Sports, Jobs

LAKE PLACID — About 10% of all tax lots in the City of North Elba and Village of Lake Placid now have short-term vacation rentals on-site, according to Code Enforcement Officer Mike Orticelle. Data shows that the vacation rental market has grown here over the past year, and more than …

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SB 249 Hearing Draws Valley Crowd | Local News

CONCORD — The Mount Washington Valley was a major part of the discussion at a legislative hearing Tuesday on a bill that would ban cities from banning short-term rentals but give them more regulatory powers than before. State Senator Harold French (R-Canterbury) proposes the bill, SB 249 Other members of …

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Spartanburg could ban short-term rentals in residential areas | Spartanburg Affairs

SPARTANBURG — With short-term rentals increasing in Spartanburg neighborhoods, City Council aims to revise an existing ordinance to prohibit the rental of personal property for business purposes in residential neighborhoods. Mayor Jerome Rice told The Post and Courier that more and more city residents are frequently using Airbnb and other …

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For millennials, the vacation home is the new starting home

Owning a home is the American dream, but what exactly type of home does this old adage refer to? For many millennials, it’s not a personal residence, as most would assume. These days, instead of buying a single-family home to live in, some younger consumers are turning to vacation homes …

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CIA chief paid secret visit to Europe ahead of Blinken’s trip

BERLIN — The United States has dispatched the head of the Central Intelligence Agency to Berlin and Kiev, a week before an official trip by the secretary of state to the region, as part of its effort to convince European nations to join to a harsher response against Moscow. and …

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State’s STR Bill Heads to Hearing | Local News

CONCORD – A bill banning cities from banning short-term rentals will be heard in Concord next week, and the lead sponsor says thanks to The Sun, an amendment will be proposed to make the bill “more acceptable” for cities like Conway. State Sen. Harold French (R-Canterbury) is proposing a bill …

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Park City tourism industry, likely to take a hit at Sundance, pivots to February projections

Main Street will draw crowds in the coming weeks as the tourism industry hits the key month of February. Lodging projections for this month are well ahead of those recorded at the same time in 2021, indicating the likelihood of a busy period in Park City.Jay Hamburger/Park File January will …

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A ritual that always arouses passions: the city reflects on lowering taxes for residents, to increase them on foreigners

GREATER BARRINGTON – As required to do, Great Barrington’s senior board annually undertakes the ritual of deciding whether to give property tax relief to resident owners at the expense of second home owners. And the measure was rejected every time. Ross Viviori, Great Barrington Town appraiser. Photo courtesy of the …

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vacation rental property creates Stir in Dunkirk | News, Sports, Jobs

Residents Dave Maternowski, left, and Phil Leone, right, look at the city of Dunkirk zoning map. Photo by Anthony Dolce DUNKIRK – Over the summer, residents of the city of Dunkirk, especially those living on or near Woodlands Drive, have had to deal with some kind of continuing disruption. A …

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‘Hassle’ for tourists: Letter from June 2021 shows PEI business group.

A group of prominent Prince Edward Island business leaders lobbied Premier Dennis King to ease pandemic restrictions ahead of the peak of the 2021 tourist season, according to a letter obtained by CBC News through freedom of information legislation. Two weeks after the letter was sent, at least some of …

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Western “Zoom Cities” aim for short-term rentals

DEPOE BAY, Ore. – Postcards with big promises started popping up in mailboxes in coastal Oregon communities in 2019: “Rent your house short-term, use it when you want, guaranteed 5 $ 000 in monthly income more than what you earn with your current property management company, ”recalls Monica Kirk, a …

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Opposition speaks out on Bigfork’s rural vacation rental proposal

The Flathead County Adjustment Council will kick off the new year on Jan.4 by voting on a demand for short-term rental housing in Bigfork that has sparked opposition from neighbors. Jeanne Bayer of Cherry Hill Lodge, LLC has applied for a conditional use administrative permit to allow vacation rental in …

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HTA: Maui County has the largest vacation rental offer in the state in November 2021

Maui ADR up 16% from 2019 Maui County had the largest vacation rental supply of the four counties in November, with 189,300 nightly units available (-15.6% from 2020, -37.8% from 2019), according to the Hawai’i vacation rental performance report published by the Hawai.i Tourist Board. Unit demand in Maui County …

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Carbondale Trustees Sue Short-Term Lease Limits | News

The prospect of restricting short-term rentals sparked strong attendance at a special Carbondale board meeting on Tuesday. Over 20 people have joined the board and staff, online and in person. The discussion was framed by the efforts of Community First Carbondale, a group formed about six months ago to address …

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To resolve Covid-19 vaccine inequity, Ireland should support TRIPS waiver

ALMOST TWO-THIRD of people in rich countries have received at least one dose of a vaccine against Covid-19, this figure is only one in 12 in poor countries. It is a two-speed pandemic: “vaccine apartheid” between rich countries and poor countries. There is a moral imperative to remedy it, but …

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Airbnb house ‘Black Beauty’ is one of the coolest in Texas

Outside Airbnb screenshot A unique vacation rental in the Austin suburb of Leander is one of the coolest Airbnbs in the country – at least according to Conde Nast Traveler. Outside Airbnb screenshot The Geodome, nicknamed “Black Beauty,” sits near Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country and consists of …

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Housing law should not over-regulate

Through ohtadmin | to December 16, 2021 For the publisher: I was a leasing specialist with Island Realty for 18 years, but I no longer have any financial interest or agenda regarding the proposed Short Term Leasing Ordinance. While there are some aspects of the proposal that I agree with, …

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Airbnb ban or regulation

I traveled for over six months, staying at various Airbnbs along the West Coast. Searching for a cheaper place to live, a Seattle native who lives with gentrification and skyrocketing rents. Traveling to short-term rental areas has become an option and a good way to explore cities. In the beginning, …

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December 8, 2021 – Monterey Herald

History posts are not required for the Pacific Grove hotel project Ms Cohen makes exaggerated arguments in her letter of November 28 calling for history poles for the development of ATC in Pacific Grove. History posts are not required for the ATC project as determined by our highly knowledgeable municipal …

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Lincoln County Passes Temporary Moratorium on Short-Term Rental Licenses, Pending Rollback Against Ballot Measure | New

The Lincoln County Council of Commissioners adopted a temporary moratorium on short-term rental (STR) licenses on Friday December 3 after a temporary restraining order was implemented Wednesday December 1 against the vote measure 21 -203. Voters passed voting measure 21-203 in the November 2 special election, which would phase out …

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Coos Bay seeks to limit vacation rentals | Local news

With warnings of a housing shortage for full-time residents in coastal Oregon, the city of Coos Bay is considering ways to limit the number of Air BNB and vacation rentals it will allow. in residential areas of the city. So far, this hasn’t been such a big deal for the …

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ROGO & ROADS: ISLAMORADA READY FOR CONSTRUCTION AND MAJOR PROJECTS

Building and completing more road projects is among the most significant issues Keys officials face as the phase-out of 2021 approaches. On November 18, Monroe County officials provided members and Islamorada council staff for updates on plans to reduce liability for levies and a transportation plan that recommends key projects …

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Former Broome tourist operator sentenced to nine years in prison for child sex offenses

A once well-known figure in the tourist scene of Western Australia’s Kimberley region has been sentenced to nine years in prison after pleading guilty to more than 30 child sex offenses. Charles Batham was convicted last week in Perth District Court for offenses relating to the sexual abuse of two …

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Hot markets, high prices: soaring housing prices overtake the middle class | Local News

When Police Lt. Destin Sims and his wife started looking for a home in 2017, leaving the island was obvious. Island-born Sims and his wife, Concetta, both worked in Galveston – and still do. The long-established Concetta family on the island owns Maceo Spice & Import Co. But when the …

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Singapore website for travel pass application crashes after opening for Malaysian travelers, Singapore News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – The SafeTravel website, where foreign travelers wishing to enter Singapore can apply for a vaccine pass, hung for several hours on Monday (November 22), the first day that requests were open for people entering from from Malaysia. The Straits Times understands that the site went down around noon, …

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Big Sky Program Works to Increase Rental Availability | Montana News

By JULIANA SUKUT, Daily Column of Bozeman BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) – A program in the resort community of Big Sky that offers homeowners money to convert vacation rentals or seasonal homes into long-term homes for locals, which has converted 21 homes and housed 58 residents during his first three months. …

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David Cavanaugh: STR update | Columns

It’s hard to believe it’s only been six months since our association was formed in response to Conway voters’ vote to regulate short-term rentals. The comment I’ve heard the most since then is that people didn’t think the vote would ever result in a total rental ban. Many didn’t even …

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North Carolina Court of Appeals Hears Arguments Over Wilmington’s Short-Term Rental Rules

RALEIGH, NC (WECT) – Did the City of Wilmington violate state law when it enacted its short-term rental restrictions? This is the question the North Carolina Court of Appeal must decide. On Wednesday, a three-judge panel heard from lawyers representing the city of Wilmington and Dave and Peg Schroder, a …

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Encinitas Amends Draft Short-Term Rental Ordinance

ENCINITAS, Calif. (KGTV) – The town of Encinitas is revamping its rules and regulations for short-term rental properties like Airbnb. After hours of public comment, the city is asking staff to review the proposed ordinance after hearing from short-term rental owners. “We are trying to improve things so that we …

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2021 Campaign Resources – CBS Denver

(CBS4) – On November 2, voters across Colorado will consider local questions and candidates. 125 municipal voting questions are considered in 88 cities and towns according to the Colorado Municipal League. CBS4 reported on some people’s struggles to find affordable housing in the High Country. And there are several cities …

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Are short term rentals common in Saranac Lake?

Saranac Lake, New York. Photo: Jasperdo, Creative Commons, some rights reserved October 15, 2021 – By AARON CERBONE Daily business of the Adirondacks LAC SARANAC – New data from a village report on short-term rentals shows that although vacation rentals represent only 4% of residences in the village, the number …

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Autohost and Operto Partner to Offer End-to-End Automation and Security to Hotels and Short-Term Rental Operators

Autohost and Operto “Since COVID-19 revolutionized the hospitality industry, operators have been looking for solutions to meet the growing expectations of travelers, while ensuring their properties, businesses and communities are protected. “- Roy Firestein, CEO of Autohost TORONTO (PRWEB) 07 October 2021 Guest screening and verification provider Autohost today announced …

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Short-term rentals on the East Ferris radar

Content of the article David Briggs, Local Journalism Initiative Content of the article East Ferris is working to create a policy regarding short-term rentals within the municipality, particularly vacation rentals offered on sites such as Airbnb and Vrbo. Mayor Pauline Rochefort mentioned during a council meeting that the municipality has …

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The Tripadvisor Plus program forced to make significant changes; Travel Industry Veterans Launch Spotnana; Hopper CEO Plans to Create Travel SuperApp for the West | Foster Garvey PC

Well-aligned Tripadvisor Plus program forced to make significant changes(“Sounding Off: Tripavisor Plus Changes Show the Complexity of Travel Plans,” September 24, 2021 via Phocus Wire)While the Skift Global Forum received a lot of attention last week, the other big player in the industry was Tripadvisor and its decision to make …

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Pottsgrove students approved for trip to Wallops Island

Pottsgrove principals Jim Lapic and Charles Nippert (top left) and district affairs administrator Ron Linke were all busy with computer work ahead of Tuesday’s school board meeting. LOWER POTTSGROVE PA – In a series of quick actions on agenda items, passed unanimously on Tuesday (September 28, 2021) without public comment, …

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Six LA council members oppose potential vacation rental law

Share this article: Five members of the Los Angeles City Council met with union officials on Tuesday to oppose the weakening of the city’s ordinance against unauthorized and non-compliant Airbnbs and other short-term rental operations. Councilors Nithya Raman and Monica Rodriguez, and Councilors Mike Bonin, Bob Blumenfield and Paul Koretz …

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Short Term Vacation Rentals (STR) Market Size, Increasing Diversity of Trends, Analysis, Future Scope Analysis with Major Key Industry Players by 2026

Global Short Term Vacation Rentals (STR) Market reports are an in-depth analysis of the market characteristics, size and growth, segmentation, regional and country analysis, competitive landscape, market shares, trends and strategies for that market. Track historical and forecast market growth of the market by region. Position the market within the …

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Individual owners drive the single-family rental market

As institutional investors continue to flow into the burgeoning single-family rental market, a survey from Realtor.com reminds us that, overall, this remains an industry populated by mother-and-pop home owners. According to its latest survey, recent homebuyers are overwhelmingly willing to use their homes as a means to generate income and …

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Tim and Candice Speicher, co-founders of Buoy

United States: STRz chats with Tim and Candice Speicher, co-founders of Buoy, a revenue management tool for the global vacation rental industry, about starting their business as a husband and wife duo , how the Covid-19 pandemic affected the duration – term rentals are priced, and their predictions for the …

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Equally impressive luxury charter yachts

“The World’s Greatest Vacation Rentals” shows the world what they are missing, like those yachts worth renting in the Bahamas. The only thing better than visiting the Bahamas is to be on the water around these Caribbean islands. Cruising is great, but that means sharing an entire ship with thousands …

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SBQ Holdings, LLC from MasterBeat Corporation acquires two additional properties (now four recent acquisitions in total) in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL / ACCESSWIRE / July 13, 2021 / MasterBeat Corporation (OTC PINK: MSTO), a firm specializing in the acquisitions of tangible and tangible assets with an intense focus on real estate, precious metals, classic vintage automobiles and other tangible assets, is pleased to announce that it has purchased …

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JetBlue Technology Ventures invests in Transparent, the leading vacation rental market intelligence company

SAN CARLOS, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – JetBlue Technology Ventures (JTV), the venture capital arm of JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU), today announced its investment in Transparent, the vacation rental market information company, bringing the company’s total funding to $ 2.8 million to date. The investment will allow Transparent to continue …

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The Williams-Shapps plan: looking to the future

On May 20 of this year, the Williams-Shapps plan for rail and the announcement of Great British Railways – a plan to transform British railways by setting priorities, changes and new transport solutions – took location. The plan aims to ensure that UK rail is the backbone of a cleaner …

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Summerland considers regulation of short-term vacation rentals – Keremeos Review

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Should Mount Desert regulate weekly rentals?

MOUNT DESERT – Vacation rentals – also known as weekly rentals – are something Bar Harbor has regulated to some extent since 2006. Several changes have added restrictions and requirements to the Vacation Rentals Ordinance over the years, and in November residents will vote on yet another set of proposed …

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HMPRESENTLY: Learn Dr Evil Laughter

I’m not as good at evil, maniacal laughter as Mike Myers, playing Dr. Evil in the Austin powers series of films. But I practiced there, laughing maniacally to myself, or even out loud, when there is something to maniacal laughing about. It’s my laughter ringing out, and reading a few …

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County accepts comments on draft STR rules

The council held a public hearing on Wednesday, May 26, allowing for comments in person or virtually. Hubbard County Environmental Services (ESO) Director Eric Buitenwerf explained that the county planning commission was responsible for creating regulations for STRs. Noise, overcrowding and light pollution are among the concerns of neighbors. STR …

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Travel abroad? You may need a COVID vaccine passport

Although it is not yet mandatory, passengers will very soon be able to access health applications containing records of authentic vaccines and negative COVID tests. Governments expect travelers to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID report, before allowing them in. | Representative image As countries prepare to open …

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WSGF Leads Vaycaychella App Registration With Additional Customer Service To Help Entrepreneurs And Investors Build Short-Term Vacation Rental Businesses

Click on the “Start” button. Sign up with the Vaycaychella support team today and our dedicated online team will be there every step of the way to help you achieve your short term vacation rental business goals. “We’re taking our time when launching our Vaycaychella app to make sure everyone …

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Desert Sun Wins 35 CNPA California Journalism Awards

Desert Sun reporters, editors and photojournalists have won 35 awards – including eight first place awards – at the annual California Journalism Awards hosted by the California News Publishers Association. Two first-place laurels went to environmental journalist Mark Olalde, who was recognized both for his coverage of the Salton Sea …

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Provincetown election includes three-way race for chosen board seat

ANNUAL ELECTION OF THE CITY OF PROVINCETOWN When: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on May 11 Or: Provincetown Town Hall, 260 Commercial Street Information (including advance voting): https://www.provincetown-ma.gov/108/ElectionsVoter-Information Three nominees are vying for a three-year seat on the Provincetown Select board: Leslie Sandburg, incumbent Lise Balk King and Oriana Conklin. …

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As COVID recedes, local tourism industry adapts | Local News

After the coronavirus pandemic disrupts the 2020 spring and summer tourist season, Otsego County is adjusting its marketing and promotion strategy to trends altered by the pandemic. “We had to pivot a lot during COVID and get out of COVID,” said Cassandra Harrington, executive director of Destination Marketing Corporation, the …

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Restricted vehicle movement affecting CV loan collections

Some analysts have estimated that the actual level of collection in categories such as small businesses and resumes may in fact be lower than stated. Most major banks and non-bank financial corporations (NBFCs) reported collection efficiency gains of over 90% for the September quarter. However, financiers’ commercial vehicle (CV) books …

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Joseph Laforte of Par Funding threatened to flee the country with millions in his private plane before his arrest, says federal government

Joseph W. LaForte, the convicted con artist and founder of a Philadelphia cash advance company at the center of an alleged $ 500 million financial fraud, threatened to flee the country in his private plane and hide million in untouchable offshore accounts, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. Speaking unwittingly to undercover …

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Bank managers look for longer loan terms

BB to review requests; several DMs, experts criticize the movement The owners of private commercial banks have decided to lower the lending rate to 9 percent and the deposit rate to 6 percent from next month. Photo: Collected “> The owners of private commercial banks have decided to lower the …

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