Predicted Changes to the Canadian Housing Market in 2019

Predicted Changes to the Canadian Housing Market in 2019

Last year in 2018 we saw many changes to the Canadian housing market. Now that 2019 is here, what will this year bring? We’re breaking down real estate predictions for the year ahead. Here’s what’s on our radar: 1. Interest Rate Increases In 2018, we saw Canadian interest rates rise…

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Deal or No Deal: How $1 Could Make All the Difference

Deal or No Deal: How $1 Could Make All the Difference

Helping Clients Find A Down Payment They Can Afford One dollar isn’t that much money in the grand scheme of things, but when it comes to buying a house it can make all the difference. Back in February of 2016, Canadian mortgage rules tightened concerning mortgages over $500,000. The Canada…

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Canadian Mortgage Rules – Pushing Homebuyers to Risky Alternatives?

Are desperate homebuyers being pushed into sidestepping Canadian mortgage rules in favour of shadier methods of financing? Some Canadians may be having a harder time buying a home due to the change in mortgage rules last year. Now that the Bank of Canada has raised the overnight rate, and new…

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