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September 20, 2017

Build Your Dream Home with These Mortgages

Building your dream home can seem like, well, a dream. However, take it from us that it can in fact be a realistic life goal. These […]
September 7, 2017

Bank of Canada Increases Benchmark Rate

On September 7th, 2017, The Bank of Canada announced that it is increasing the overnight rate by .25 per cent given stronger-than-expected economic improvements. This increase […]
September 7, 2017

What is an Interest-Saving Mortgage?

One of the problems in the mortgage industry is the way they are advertised, which is usually by rate. If an online rate says 1.9 per […]
August 31, 2017

What’s Up with Zero Down-payment?

For some, it can make all the difference. Many Canadians are not aware that zero down is alive and well and offered by a handful of […]
August 24, 2017

Fixed or Variable-Rate Mortgage?

“Wow, look at the mortgage rate those guys are advertising,” you might be thinking. It seems like your worries are over – just lock in a […]
August 16, 2017

Insured, Insurable, and Un-Insurable Mortgages

When saving for a down-payment it’s important to have at least 20 per cent of the purchase price under your belt. However, when you get a […]
August 4, 2017

After the Rate Hike, What’s Next?

On July 12th, 2017, for the first time in seven years, the Bank of Canada increased the overnight rate by .25%, withdrawing some of the stimulus […]
July 14, 2017

Economic Update: What National Interest Rate Increase Means for Homeowners

The Bank of Canada has recently announced that it is increasing the overnight rate by .25 per cent, given bolstered confidence in the Bank’s outlook for economic […]
July 14, 2017

“Conditional on Financing:” the Most Important Part of Your Offer

When you find the condo or house of your dreams and want to make an offer, do you need a financing condition? Unless you can pay […]
June 30, 2017

Debt Management for First-Time Home Buyers

Although home debt is ‘smart’ debt, it’s a huge financial decision and there is a lot to think about. That’s why professional advice is recommended when […]