The Liberal government unveiled its 2018 budget and indicated it will not balance the budget by 2019 as promised. Here is a rundown of how Federal spending and taxes…
We now know the details of the 2017 federal budget – the second since the Liberal government came to power. Released on March 22, it’s being characterized as a “stay the course” announcement as there were no new tax breaks announced, no new taxes revealed and no major new funding. Forecasters were bracing for changes …
Applying for a mortgage? Already own a home? The federal Liberals have announced mortgage changes that will have an impact on homebuyers and homeowners. Read on to find out what these are and how they will affect you.
A number of Liberal budget tax changes were announced late last month with implications for millions of Canadian families. Here’s what you need to know about the changes.
The Canadian federal government wants to take a closer look at the extent of foreign ownership of real estate across the nation – but critics are saying their efforts won’t go far enough. There has long been a glaring lack of data on who’s buying real estate in Canada. During the federal election campaign last autumn some politicians promised …
The Liberals have announced their new budget, including a $6-billion contingency fund that’s drawing criticism from economists and some Conservatives. Why has such a large fund been set aside – and what will it be used for? Read on for Sean’s breakdown.
What’s in store for March mortgage rates? RateSupermarket.ca’s expert Mortgage Rate Outlook Panel calls for stable, low pricing for both fixed and variable borrowers. Read on for the full forecast.
As the loonie loses steam Canadians shop less, according to the recent retail report from Statistics Canada. Read on to learn more about the factors behind dropping retail trends.
Can fiscal policy help the economy? Economists expect the Liberal government to step up with increased spending – but will it be enough? Read on for our breakdown.
It’s been a busy year for the mortgage market. Check out the top mortgage moments of 2015 – and how they impacted consumers – in this handy infographic.