Mortgages and Financing

Nanaimo Realestate; Carriage Houses: Becoming Increasingly Popular

By |2016-02-18T15:49:23+00:00February 18th, 2016|Finance Your Home, Home Maintenance, Investor's Corner, Mortgages and Financing, News, Our Community|

In today’s world secondary suites can come in wide variety of styles and appearances. If you’ve thought about building a secondary suite but don’t want one as an integral part of your home, then a […]

Nanaimo Realestate; Mortgage Helpers: Popular But Require Planning

By |2016-02-05T15:14:44+00:00February 5th, 2016|Find the Right Property, Investor's Corner, Mortgages and Financing, Our Community, Uncategorized|

Secondary suites are very popular items in Nanaimo, and can be an excellent source of ongoing revenue, if done properly. Variously called mortgage helpers or in-law suites, these units are in essence self-contained apartments built […]

CREA releases latest figures

By |2015-12-15T11:54:11+00:00December 15th, 2015|Finance Your Home, Get Ready for Homeownership, Investor's Corner, Local Real Estate Statistics, Mortgages and Financing, Our Community|

“Homes sales were up on a month-over-month basis once again in November, and that trend is expected to continue in light of upcoming mortgage rule changes. “Recently announced changes to mortgage regulations will likely boost […]

BMO slashes 5-year mortgage rate to 2.99%

By |2014-03-27T10:33:22+00:00March 27th, 2014|Finance Your Home, Get Ready for Homeownership, Investor's Corner, Mortgages and Financing, News, Prepare for Closing and Beyond - Buyers, Prepare for Closing and Beyond - Sellers|

“The Bank of Montreal is slashing its five-year fixed-rate mortgage to levels that caused former finance minister Jim Flaherty to express concerns last year. The bank says it will offer a five-year rate of 2.99 per cent, […]

Mortgage costs set to rise as CMHC leads premium hike

By |2014-03-04T15:56:44+00:00March 4th, 2014|Finance Your Home, Investor's Corner, Mortgages and Financing, News, Prepare for Closing and Beyond - Buyers, Prepare for Closing and Beyond - Sellers|

“Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. has raised mortgage insurance premiums for the first time since the 1990s, and signalled more hikes could be on the way.” “CMHC executives said the higher premiums would mean an […]

Here we go again with dropping mortgage rates

By |2014-01-20T16:51:38+00:00January 20th, 2014|Finance Your Home, Get Ready for Homeownership, Investor's Corner, Mortgages and Financing, News, Prepare for Closing and Beyond - Buyers, Prepare for Closing and Beyond - Sellers|

“TORONTO • Falling bonds yields could push mortgage rates lower in coming weeks as banks compete in the spring housing market, traditionally the strongest real estate period of the year. Rob McLister, editor of Canadian […]

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