Archive for July, 2011

House Prices Continue Their Slow Fall Downwards, What Does This Mean For Homeowners?

House prices in England and Wales continue to fall in 2011, with March seeing a 1.1 per cent decrease in property values. The Land Registry’s figures show that the average house price is now 2.3 per cent lower than it was a year ago.

The basics of derivatives

A Security whose price is dependent or derived from one or more underlying assets is called a derivative. Very simply put it is a contract between two or more parties. The value of a derivative is determined by fluctuations in the underlying asset. These underlying assets include stocks, bonds, currencies, commodities, stock market indexes and interest rates.

Finding Facts On Waterproofing And Basement Systems Nova Scotia

The technique used to keep water from infiltrating a house or other building is waterproofing. If the structure is at ground level or below, then waterproofing is necessary so that ground water will not build up in the soil which will result in raising the water table. The basement systems Nova Scotia can help eliminate some of these problems.