Getting on the infamous property ladder and buying your first home is a life changing experience that can be both an exciting and exhausting process. Your home will be not only one of the biggest purchases of your life (unless you’re one of the lucky few jetting around in your customized Boeing 747-8 Jet). It’s one of the more important decisions you’ll make as well.
Sorry, home buyers – December won’t be the merriest mortgage season as both fixed and variable rates will be priced slightly higher. Read on for the full story.
Is it a good idea to renew your mortgage early? Many banks are taking advantage of today’s record low rates, and are sending tempting early renewal letters to borrowers. Locking in for lower can certainly save you a bundle – but are you losing out on even greater savings?
When it comes to managing your money, you want the pros you work with to have your best interest at heart. Here’s how to be a smart consumer, whether you’re house hunting, shopping for a credit card, or paying with new technology.
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.
Introducing RateSupermarket.ca’s First Time Home Buyer’s Guide! From qualifying for your mortgage to moving day, we have everything you need to get started.
What’s the perfect mortgage shopping mix? RateSupermarket.ca’s Mortgage Shopping Survey finds mortgage seekers greatly value the advice of mortgage brokers in addition to finding the lowest rate.
CIBC has sold Mortgage Centre Canada, it’s mortgage broker franchise. This marks the lender’s complete exit from the broker channel.
The latest report from CAAMP on mortgages shows recent rule changes are having an adverse impact on housing starts.
The saga of the Trump Tower investors are heating up the headlines – but how does this relate to you average condo buyer? Misleading sales tactics, backed up builder schedules and unpredictable fees can all cause mortgage financing problems. Read our checklist of the top condo buying pitfalls.