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Moving On Up
Homeowners

Moving On Up!

Moving on UP!. Life is constantly changing from your career to your family as we climb up the ladder of life. With these life changes, your current home may no

Bank of Canada Interest Rate
Mortgage Tips

Bank of Canada Interest Rate Update

The Bank of Canada today held its target for the overnight rate at the effective lower bound of ¼ percent, with the Bank Rate at ½ percent and the deposit

Home Sweet Home
Homeowners

10 Steps to Home Sweet Home

10 Steps to Home Sweet Home. Congratulations on purchasing your home sweet home! There is nothing more exciting than moving into a new home. Whether a new building or re-sale

Get the Down Payment
Mortgage Tips

Getting the Down Payment

Getting the Down Payment Down. A down payment is one of the most essential aspects of every mortgage application and new home purchase. In Canada, home purchases require a minimum

First Time Homebuyers Incentive
Mortgage Tips

First-Time Home Buyer Incentive 2.0 Now Available

Long-awaited tweaks to the government’s First-Time Home Buyer Incentive came into effect on Monday. Nearly five months after the changes were first proposed, the Department of Finance and Canada Mortgage and

CMHC Homebuyer Guide
Homeowners

Homebuyer Guide by CMHC

Market Smarts: Homebuyer Guide. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is one of Canada’s three mortgage insurers. Beyond insuring mortgage, CMHC also offers consumer guidance in the form of

first time homebuyers mistakes
Homeowners

First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes

As a first-time buyer, there are some homebuyer mistakes you should avoid to ensure a smooth and successful experience: THINKING YOU DON’T NEED A REAL ESTATE AGENT You might be