New Hampshire Business Newsreel
U.S. home prices slowed their rate of gains in July and a dip in consumer confidence this month underscored the potential for higher borrowing costs and a sluggish economy to dent a housing market recovery.
Since May, homebuyers have been hit with rising interest rates on speculation the U.S. Federal Reserve could soon pull back on crisis-era stimulus measures, slowing house price gains.
SAN FRANCISCO — BlackBerry Ltd. said Monday that it has signed a letter of intent with a consortium led by Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. to take the smartphone maker private in a deal worth $9 per share.
The MetLife Auto & Home office of Michelle Kenna-Gendron is collecting clean, used coats and jackets as part of the One Warm Coat community service project.
One Warm Coat is dedicated to distributing reusable coats, free of charge, directly to local children and adults. Bring your clean, gently used coats and jackets to 470 Mast Road from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Nov. 14.
Exit planning seminar scheduled
BEDFORD — The Baldwin & Clarke Companies, a financial services firm, is holding an open forum Exit Planning Seminar for business owners and their advisers at the Manchester Country Club from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 24.
Featured presenters include Cynthia Harrington with the Economic Development Office of the New Hampshire Department of Resource and Economic Development and Joseph B. Reilly, president and CEO of Centrix Bank.
To sign up, go to www.baldwinclarke.com and answer the invite form by clicking the “events” tab online before Oct. 4 or call 800-639-2711.
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