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6 Mortgage Terms to Know

A mortgage represents a serious amount of money, so it’s important to fully understand it. Here are 6 mortgage terms to know as a first time homebuyer.

Pros and Cons of Buying a Fixer-Upper

Fixer-uppers can be a great way to get into the housing market, as long as you do your homework before you buy. Here are Pros and Cons of Buying a Fixer-Upper.

Why Mortgage Rates Differ Between Provinces

Have you ever wondered why mortgage rates differ between provinces? What’s the reason for the difference? Let’s take a closer look.

5 Myths about Buying a Home

Real Estate transactions can be challenging – the storybook ending no longer happens in today’s market. We look at 5 myths about buying a home.

5 Most Costly Home Repairs

As a homeowner, it’s important to stay on top of home repairs. Be proactive home maintenance and repairs before major expenses creep up. 5 Most Costly Home Repairs.

Canadians Investing Heavily in U.S. Real Estate

Canadians Investing Heavily in U.S. Real Estate - over $13.8 billion worth between March 2013 and March 2014, according to NAR.

Mortgage-Free by 31: My Journey from Student to First-Time Homeowner

Reaching mortgage freedom at such a young age isn’t easy – here are the sacrifices Sean Cooper has made to reach his goal of being mortgage-free by 31.

5 Mistakes Landlords Make

The decision to become a landlord is not one to be overlooked. Here are 5 Mistakes Landlords Make that you can be avoided.

Bank of Canada Leaves Interest Rates at 1%, Marking 4 Straight Years

Bank of Canada (BoC) has decided to stay mum on interest rates. Bank of Canada leaves interest rates at 1% once again for the longest stretch in Canadian history.

Tougher Times in Store for First Time Buyers

Planning to make your move in the housing market within the next 24 months? CMHC reports there maybe tougher times in store for first time buyers.