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2017-06-21 | 10:24:51

10 QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN CHOOSING A REAL ESTATE AGENT

So you’re ready to buy a home? Or looking to sell your house?Though you could buy or sell a property privately, a real estate agent can bring many things to the table – here are some of reasons for considering using their services when...

2017-05-02 | 10:19:17

ONTARIO HOME BUYERS MUST NOW PROVIDE CITIZENSHIP INFORMATION

Regulatory changes now require home buyers in Ontario to provide comprehensive information regarding their citizenship and place of residence, as the province has initiated the use of the “Prescribed Information for Purposes of Section 5.0.1...

2017-02-06 | 15:32:26

DO SELF-EMPLOYED INDIVIDUALS HAVE TO PAY HIGHER MORTGAGE INTEREST RATES?

Are you self-employed and finding it difficult to arrange competitively-priced mortgage financing for your home & other properties? Or are you worried that the process will be too complex and time consuming? There are great advantages to...

2016-09-28 | 06:58:26

HOW DO CREDIT CARDS IMPACT MORTGAGES?

When people think of credit cards and mortgages, one of the first things that often comes to mind is refinancing a mortgage to pay off large amounts of bad credit card and loan debt. However credit cards can have another significant impact –...

2016-08-03 | 09:35:17

DOWN PAYMENTS & DEFAULT INSURANCE - WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

When buying a new home the amount and source of your down payment is important – especially when you’re trying to scrape together enough to avoid mortgage insurance, which is required by law when putting down less than 20% of the purchase...

2016-03-10 | 09:15:31

WHY ARE CANADIANS SPENDING MORE ON RENOVATIONS THAN BUYING NEW HOMES?

PART 2 OF 2: The Money Side of the Equation; Part 1 of this article looked at what’s been happening in the renovation market, and what factors are influencing home owners to renovate. There are many different reasons to renovate a home ...

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