Are you planning to buy a home? You’ll need to shell out for at least part of your purchase up front. Saving for a down payment is an important part of the home buying process – and the size of your down payment can even impact how much of a mortgage you qualify for.
Trying to save that down payment? It’s no secret that it takes time, patience, and a solid savings strategy. Read on for 4 ways to save up, faster.
Are we in for a lifetime of debt? According to our Cost of the Future study, Canadians are staring down some of the longest debt repayment plans ever – and they’re kicked off by sky-high tuition costs.
We’re starting to witness the effects of last week’s guideline and policy changes for the secured lending industry. Potential first time home buyers aren’t the only ones feeling the belt tighten – many mortgage agents who cater to this market are biting their nails as buyers may increasingly choose to stick with the renting market. Looks like everything comes with a price – even affordability.