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Client profile Emily Salvatore, 29, and Nicole Franken*, 30, have been friends for two decades. Both women save about $9,000 of the $50,000 they make a year, but Emily’s job as a supply teacher is precarious. She’s been getting by on contracts for three years during a hiring freeze at the school board. Nicole is […]

The generation that disrupts business by demanding customization and embracing the sharing economy is showing a more traditional side when it comes to home ownership. That’s because a whopping 82% of Canadian millennials say they intend to buy a home in the next five years, reveals an HSBC study. Further, more than a third (34%) […]

  • By: Staff
  • March 1, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 11:51

CMHC is increasing its homeowner mortgage loan insurance premiums, effective March 17, 2017.

  • By: Staff
  • January 17, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 09:17

If your millennial client is buying her first home, she may have mortgage concerns that need to be addressed. That’s because only 12% of Ontario millennials likely to get a mortgage say they feel very confident they know everything they need to know to make the best decisions, reveals a survey by the Financial Services […]

  • By: Staff
  • November 24, 2016 August 21, 2018
  • 14:34

October saw a modest increase in the supply and mix of new homes in the GTA, as well as a slight decrease in average prices, says BILD.

  • By: Staff
  • November 22, 2016 August 21, 2018
  • 10:33

Canadian households’ financial capacity to purchase property improved in the third quarter of 2015, following deterioration in the previous three months.

  • By: Staff
  • May 11, 2016 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

One way to tap into a property's equity