It has been a truly hot spring housing season, and lenders are using new mortgage marketing tactics as a result. Here are three we’ve seen so far – and whether they’re truly as great as they seem.
Home inspections 101: Yes, they are a must during the home buying process. Here’s what to expect from your home inspection, and how to choose the right pro.
Is this the best spring mortgage season ever? With some of the lowest posted mortgage rates in history now available, home buyers are sure to benefit from lender competition. Read on for all the details.
A CIBC study finds Canadian home buyers prefer fixed mortgage rates to variable, especially as recent discounts make locking in more affordable than ever.
CMHC and Genworth have announced they are increasing their insurance premiums for mortgage borrowers paying less than 10% down on their home purchases by 15%. How will this affect your ability to buy? Read on to learn more.
From house hunting to post-purchase paperwork, home buyers can expect to encounter a small army of pros during the home buying process. They’re all there to help – but it’s important to know where their motives lie – and who is paying who. Here, we break down what you need to know about home buying pros.
Rental housing in Canada is experiencing a boom, as developers realize those priced out of the housing market want high-quality, inexpensive options.
The latest numbers from CREA show the average home price in Canada is on an uptick, clocking in at $430,000. What does this mean for prospective mortgage borrowers?