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London real estate sales jump after Brexit vote

London real estate sales jump after Brexit vote

Sales of prime London real estate jumped 38 percent in the week after the U.K. voted to leave the European Union, as a slide in the British pound attracted bargain hunters seeking a rare opportunity to buy the city’s property at a discount. The number of residential real estate sales in London during the last [...]

July 25, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on London real estate sales jump after Brexit vote

US existing home sales hit 9-year high

US existing home sales hit 9-year high

A real estate agent shows a prospective buyer a home that is listed as a short sale as he shops for a house in Coral Gables, Florida. U.S. home resales rose in May to a more than nine-year high as improving supply increased choice for buyers, suggesting the economy remains on solid footing despite a [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on US existing home sales hit 9-year high

Despite Challenges, Existing-Home Sales Continue to Rise

Despite Challenges, Existing-Home Sales Continue to Rise

The lack of residences on the market, leading to price jumps and bidding wars, isn’t stopping buyers from closing on the homes of their dreams. In April, the number of existing homes sold shot up 4.9% year over year, to 471,000 purchases across the great U.S. of A., according to a recent report from the [...]

June 1, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Despite Challenges, Existing-Home Sales Continue to Rise

PepsiCo quarterly sales fall 3 percent

PepsiCo quarterly sales fall 3 percent

PepsiCo Inc’s  quarterly sales fell 2.9 percent, the sixth straight quarter of decline, hurt by a strong dollar and weak revenue in some markets including Latin America and Europe. The net income attributable to the company declined to $931 million, or 64 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 19 from $1.22 billion, [...]

April 18, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on PepsiCo quarterly sales fall 3 percent

Alcohol sales dropped after Maryland raised liquor tax

Alcohol sales dropped after Maryland raised liquor tax

WEDNESDAY, April 13, 2016 — Alcohol sales fell in Maryland following an increase in the sales tax, according to a finding that suggests the tactic could work in other U.S. states. The alcohol tax rose from 6 percent to 9 percent in 2011, and liquor sales subsequently fell 5 percent, the study found. Meanwhile, beer [...]

April 14, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Alcohol sales dropped after Maryland raised liquor tax

Samsung profits beat expectations on strong early sales of Galaxy S7

Samsung profits beat expectations on strong early sales of Galaxy S7

Samsung’s operating profits were up 10.4 per cent in the first quarter from a year earlier on strong sales of the Galaxy S7, the latest iteration of its flagship smartphone line, the company said Thursday. Operating profit was around 6.6 trillion won for the quarter, while sales reached 49.0 trillion won (42 billion dollars), up [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Samsung profits beat expectations on strong early sales of Galaxy S7

Sobha Q4 new sales drops 14%

Sobha Q4 new sales drops 14%

BENGALURU: Property developer Sobha said its new sales fell during the fourth quarter compared to last year as the real estate sector continues to struggle. Sales dropped 14% to 0.88 million square feet space, for the three months ended March 2016, from 1.03 million square feet, a year earlier, the Bengaluru-based company said in a [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Sobha Q4 new sales drops 14%

Kalashnikov looks to civilian market to boost sales

Kalashnikov looks to civilian market to boost sales

MOSCOW, April 4  — Russian weapons firm Kalashnikov, maker of the iconic AK-47 assault rifle, is looking to expand its domestic sales as U.S. and international sanctions continue to strain the company’s bottom line. Russian military contracts continue to make up a large portion of the company’s sales, Vladimir Dmitriev, the company’s marketing director, said [...]

April 4, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Kalashnikov looks to civilian market to boost sales

Which Region Is Poised to See the Most Home Sales?

Which Region Is Poised to See the Most Home Sales?

Home buyer dreams deferred: Aspiring owners put the brakes (mildly, at least) on the torrid pace of buying in January, according to the latest report on pending home sales. But one area in the U.S. still seems to be going stronger than ever: the South. The number of houses across the nation under contract  for sale [...]

April 3, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Which Region Is Poised to See the Most Home Sales?

Why Were Fewer Existing Homes Sold in February?

Why Were Fewer Existing Homes Sold in February?

Fewer homes were sold last month as the lack of properties bearing those familiar “For Sale” signs continued to keep prices high. Sales dropped 7.1% from January to a total seasonally adjusted 5.08 million, according to a recent report from the National Association of Realtors®. But they were still up 2.2% from a year earlier. [...]

March 31, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Why Were Fewer Existing Homes Sold in February?

Why One U.S. Region Is Heading for a Big Uptick in Home Sales

Why One U.S. Region Is Heading for a Big Uptick in Home Sales

Where will the most homes be sold this spring? In the Midwest, the latest numbers show. All across the U.S., buyers were snapping up homes, pushing the number of residences under contract for sale in February 29% higher than January, theNational Association of Realtors® reported on Monday. That’s looking at the actual numbers, rather than [...]

March 31, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Why One U.S. Region Is Heading for a Big Uptick in Home Sales

Sainsbury’s reveals first quarterly sales growth in more than two years

Sainsbury’s reveals first quarterly sales growth in more than two years

Sainsbury’s has revealed its first quarterly sales growth in more than two years, boosting hopes that the supermarket will make a new bid for Argos owner Home Retail Group later this week. The supermarket said sales at established stores including online rose 0.1% in the nine weeks to 12 March . A 14% rise in [...]

March 15, 2016 Saheli Uncategorized Comments Off on Sainsbury’s reveals first quarterly sales growth in more than two years