If you live in the country’s hottest housing markets and are on the fence about whether to buy a home or to rent, we’re here to help you make your decision! Read on to find out the benefits of each and what lifestyle factors you need to consider for each option.
Fixed rate mortgages are pretty straightforward, but a variable rate mortgage depends on the Bank of Canada’s overnight lending rate. So what happens if that rate should change? Read on to find out!
The challenges continue for prospective homebuyers in Toronto and Vancouver, with skyrocketing prices, a dwindling supply in detached homes and no overnight rate hike in sight. Read on for the latest messages and advice from experts to find out what’s best for you.
Are timeshares worth it? Fractional ownership may seem an affordable alternative to cottage or vacation home ownership, but it comes with plenty of fees and not much by means of return on investment. Here’s what you need to know about timeshare basics.
With Canada’s hottest housing markets showing no sign of cooling in the near future, co-op housing may be seen as a practical alternative. Read on to find out whether it’s a good option for you.
With the Canadian dollar currently hovering around 77 cents US, American buyers are flocking north to get a good deal on a cottage. But is it only our low loonie that’s drawing attention to our pristine lakes and cozy cabins?
Looking for a job? How about heading to Toronto or Vancouver! A new BMO report finds a job boom in both cities, but can you afford to work AND live there? Read on to find out whether or not it’s a smart move for you.
As expected, the Bank of Canada has decided to keep the overnight lending rate at 0.5 per cent. Read on for more on how this will affect your mortgage and the factors behind keeping the status-quo.
Thinking of buying a home in the next few years? One way to build up your down payment is through investing. Here’s now this process compares to putting your savings into a TFSA or HISA.