Common personal finance tips

4 Common Personal Finance Tips That Will Actually Fail You

By Lauren Arnold, Planswell When you ask someone where they get most of their financial advice, you’ll likely receive answers that… Read More »

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Alberta Housing Markets Where the FTHBI Will Be Most Effective

When the federal Liberal government unveiled its budget back in March, it contained a key piece of new housing policy… Read More »

GTA May home sales

GTA May Home Sales Up by Nearly 20%, Though Still Below Average: TREB

May ushered in more promising data for the Greater Toronto Area real estate market, with robust double-digit growth in sales… Read More »

Ontario Housing Supply Action Plan

Ontario’s New Housing Supply Action Plan: An Architect Weighs In

On May 2nd, the Government of Ontario announced a new plan to address some of the many factors preventing Ontarians… Read More »

Optimizing Your Finances

Optimizing Your Finances to Make Mortgage Payments Easier

Buying a home is the single most expensive thing you are likely to do in your life. Unless you are… Read More »

Bank of Canada May 2019

Interest Rates Stay at Status Quo in Bank of Canada May Announcement

The Bank of Canada has held its trend-setting Overnight Lending Rate at 1.75% for the sixth time in a row this… Read More »

Micro condo

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Micro-Condo

Ask a millennial about their thoughts on home ownership, and one of the first few things out of their mouth… Read More »

Credit Score Buying Home GTA

Is Your Credit Score Preventing You From Buying a House in The GTA?

With the city of Toronto being a hub for most industries on a provincial, federal, and even international scale, it’s… Read More »

Ontario Home Prices

How Have Ontario Home Prices Changed Since the Introduction of the Fair Housing Plan?

In April 2017, the former provincial Liberal government introduced a 16-part set of measures designed to balance the Ontario housing… Read More »

Refinance your mortgage

Is 2019 a Good Time to Refinance Your Mortgage?

By: Borrowell  Is now the right time to refinance? With interest rates at record lows, you may bethinking about refinancingyour mortgage. While… Read More »