Credit Score

Credit Score: What affects it?

Okay, you’ve worked hard to build up your credit score. You pay all your debts on time, have focused on getting out of debt – maybe […]
Mortgage Penalties

Hidden trap of Mortgage Penalties

This article is older but does a great job of identifying the often hidden traps in mortgage penalties should a “life event” happen and you need to […]
Interest Rate

Why a one-year fixed mortgage interest rate is your best bet

I love Rob McLister! He writes the best articles about the mortgage market and in a way the the general homeowner or first-time home buyer and […]
Christmas Debt

Christmas Debt: Recovering from the Spending Hangover

As is typical for January, the weather is cooler (albeit this year warmer than is normal!), the days are still short but getting longer and the […]
Forecast 2016

Looking forward to 2016!

This past year we saw many challenges in the housing sector. There were the recent changes to down payment minimums; we saw housing prices increase in […]
Grow your Real Estate business with social media

How to Grow your Real Estate Business through Social Media

It comes as a surprise to most people that I’m an introvert. For those of you who aren’t introverts, you simply can’t understand the energy it […]
First Time Homebuyer

How to be a first time homebuyer

As a first time homebuyer there is a lot of excitement but it’s important not to get too wrapped up in the excitement and ensure you do your […]

No recession here?

With all the hubbub around the “recession” announcement yesterday, do you feel any clearer about whether or not we are/were in a recession? While the country […]

Should the Canadian Government raise interest rates?

Core inflation is nearing a seven-year high, but should that prompt the government to consider raising the overnight rate? Economists seem to think so. Don’t expect […]