Mortgage News

New Mortgage Lending Rules to come.

Tougher Mortgage Lending Rules Are Coming… Very Soon

Buying a home in the Greater Toronto Area is easier said than done, as the availability of homes for sale… Read More »

Canada's banks are worried about Toronto and Vancouver home prices

Banks Are Worried About Toronto and Vancouver Home Prices

It is more expensive than ever to buy a home in Canada – a fact that is causing our nation’s… Read More »


BREAKING: The Bank of Canada Cuts Interest Rate to 0.75%

By Penelope Graham,, MoneyWise The Bank of Canada is officially worried about the drop in oil prices – so… Read More »

Super Low Mortgage Rates in Canada to Stick Around This Summer: Expert Panel

The past few years have proven challenging for would-be homebuyers, as home prices have surged beyond affordability in many markets.… Read More »


Why It’s Important to do a Credit Check Before Applying for a Mortgage

You’re finally ready to take the plunge and buy a home… or are you? Before you start hunting for your… Read More »


Mortgage Insurance Premiums to Increase by 15% for Home Buyers

On May 1, 2014, CMHC made the announcement that premiums for default insurance would go up by an average of… Read More »

Can Buyers Count On Low Mortgage Rates?

You can count on the fact that the spring real estate market is ramping up, but can buyers count on… Read More »

5-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Drop To As Low As 2.99%

Mortgage season is upon us and 5-year fixed mortgage rates have dropped as low as 2.99%. What does this mean… Read More »

Why Canadians Should Care About The U.S. Taper

Penelope Graham Have you caught a glimpse of the latest financial headlines? If so, you’ve probably heard the latest… Read More »

Zoocasa 2013 year in review

Toronto real estate 2013 year in review

2013 was a big year for real estate, especially for Toronto and the GTA. We’ve compiled a review for you… Read More »