Mortgages

Home and Life Insurance

Why Home and Life Insurance are Needed When Buying a Home

The longer you’re in a relationship, the more your finances become intertwined. This is especially true if you decide to… Read More »

Digital Mortgage

The Rise of the Digital Mortgage

How Mortgages are Changing Forever in Canada  The shift to completely digital mortgages seems to be taking place rather gradually,… Read More »

Calculate Your Mortgage Qualification

How to Calculate Your Mortgage Affordability

For many first time home buyers, one of the most confusing – and frustrating – parts of the purchasing process… Read More »

No Interest Rate Change Announced as Bank of Canada Awaits Trump Policies

The Bank of Canada has left its trend-setting borrowing rate at 0.5% for the 18th consecutive month – a wait-and-see… Read More »

CMHC Mortgage Insurance Hikes

CMHC Mortgage Insurance Hikes to Come in March

Planning to make a smaller down payment on your home? A new rule is on the way that will squeeze… Read More »

2016 Hot Housing Market

INFOGRAPHIC: Canadians Needed a Hand to Get Into 2016 Hot Housing Market

Soaring home prices in some parts of the country have made it harder for a number of first-time homebuyers looking… Read More »

January mortgage pre-approval

Why January is a Great Time to Get a Mortgage Pre-Approval

The air is cold, the ground is tough, the holiday season is through and enough is enough – it’s time… Read More »

How to save a down payment under new mortgage rules

How to Save for a Down Payment Under the New Mortgage Rules

Pulling together the funds for a down payment on a home will be one of the biggest things you ever… Read More »

Bank of Canada rate

Bank of Canada Rate Remains Unchanged in December

The Bank of Canada has revealed its final interest rate announcement for 2016, opting to leave the cost of borrowing… Read More »

Bank Bulk Mortgages

New Rules Now in Place for Bank Bulk Mortgages

In October, new rules affecting mortgage qualification were put in place for homebuyers. Those paying less than 20% down on… Read More »