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The Canadian economy and the housing market
We are living in strange times, economically speaking. Mortgage stress tests have slowed the housing market and may be one of the reasons the Bank of Canada has signaled it may pause on increasing...
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The Upside of Alternative and/or Unregulated Lenders
A recent report from the Bank of Canada reviewed the impact of the government's policy changes on the mortgage market. It found that overall market activity had slowed -- something we knew would...
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What can I use for a down payment on a house?
When you purchase a home, a down payment of at least 5% is required. This money can come from a few different sources and each has different paperwork or documentation that must be...
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Paperwork required to be approved for a mortgage
The process of qualifying for a mortgage can seem a bit intimidating but with a little preparation, it can go smoothly. There will be paperwork required to verify your income and your savings and if...
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