U.S. Fed Hikes Interst Rate

U.S. Fed Hikes Interest Rate by Quarter of a Percent – is Canada Next?

Canada’s largest trading partner has hiked interest rates for the third time in six months – could higher borrowing costs… Read More »

Real Estate Prices Drop

How to Protect Your Home’s Equity When Real Estate Prices Drop

Besides the resulting slight increase in property taxes, let’s be honest – homeowners love learning that the house down the… Read More »

Rent or Buy Your Home?

Should You Rent or Buy Your Home? 4 Things to Consider

Sponsored by: Trying to decide whether to make the leap from renter to homeowner? Investing your hard-saved cash in real… Read More »

Home Capital Group

What Mortgage Borrowers Should Know About Home Capital Group

There’s been a lot of recent news about alternative mortgage provider Home Capital Group after the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC)… Read More »

types of mortgages

Types of Mortgages: How to Pick the Best One for You

Sponsored by: Being a first-time home buyer can be overwhelming: Not only must you find an option that suites your… Read More »

Rental Income Suite

How a Rental Income Suite Can Help Pay Your Mortgage Faster

Sponsored by: Owning real estate can be a great way to build equity and put your money to work –… Read More »

mortgage default insurance

What Is the Difference Between Mortgage Default Insurance and Life Insurance?

Sponsored by: Purchasing a home comes with plenty of ongoing financial commitments, from property taxes to seasonal upkeep. Home insurance… Read More »

April Bank of Canada Rate

No Change for April Bank of Canada Rate Despite Stronger Economy

Economic growth has been stronger than expected in Canada and on the global scale, but the Bank of Canada isn’t… Read More »

Port or Transfer your mortgage

How to Port or Transfer Your Mortgage

Sponsored by: Let’s say you’ve recently purchased your dream home, which you intend to live in for the next few… Read More »

Understanding Credit Scores

A Borrower’s Guide to Understanding Credit Scores

By Lee Noble, VP of Business Development, Lendesk Most people like to know what their credit score is, especially when… Read More »