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  • Fed Hikes Interest Rate

    Wednesday June 14th 2017

    The Federal Reserve announced a quarter-point rate hike Wednesday as expected. The central bank last increased its benchmark rate in March. It now believes inflation will fall well short of its 2 percent target this year. The statement gave more detail on how it will unwind its $4.5...  [ read more... ]

  • Recap of ABA Lending Course

    Monday May 15th 2017

    BALBOA has been steadily working behind the scenes to improve how we run our commercial real estate department.    The main factor to continuing the successful CRE loans we have done lately is built on a sound understanding of what good deals look like.   That focus that B...  [ read more... ]

  • Fed raises rates at March meeting

    Wednesday March 15th 2017

    PART 1: Fed raises rates at March meeting For the second time in three months, the Federal Reserve increased its benchmark interest rate a quarter point amid rising confidence that the economy is poised for more robust growth. The move, widely anticipated by financial markets, takes the overni...  [ read more... ]