Competition Bureau Threatens to Dismantle Privacy Safeguards of Home Sales 75% of Ontarians Opposed
March 14, 2012 – Today, the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) released the results of an Angus Reid Vision Critical poll. The vast majority of... [ more
Recently, in the news, we have seen what appears to be a new phenomenon in real estate. VOW’s, or Virtual Office Websites.
This is nothing new, as VOW’s have been in operation for some time. While they are relatively... [ more
Great article in The Globe...http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-investor/personal-finance/home-cents/why-use-a-mortgage-broker/article2232577/ [ more
October 17, 2011 -- On Saturday, October 15, 2011 the Global TV program "16x9" aired a segment regarding the real estate industry.
Contrary to comments and inferences made on the "16x9" segment, we believe that REALTORS®... [ more
Flaherty urges eurozone countries to act
By Jason Fekete, Postmedia News
OTTAWA — Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is urging eurozone countries to finally swallow the tough fiscal medicine that's necessary to avoid financial catastrophe and return... [ more
WASHINGTON— Financial Times
Posted on Monday, September 26, 2011 6:29AM EDT
Jamie Dimon of JPMorgan Chase launched a tirade at Bank of Canada Governmor Mark Carney in a closed-door meeting in front of more than two dozen... [ more
WASHINGTON— From Monday's Globe and Mail
Published Sunday, Sep. 25, 2011 7:00PM EDT
Last updated Monday, Sep. 26, 2011 6:38AM EDT
Mark Carney and Rick Waugh are two of Canada’s most recognizable figures in the... [ more
Great Article fr Reuters Sep 13, 2011 – 9:08 AM ET | Last Updated: Sep 13, 2011 3:09 PM ET
OTTAWA — Canadian household debt continued to rise in the second quarter as individuals took out more mortgages at historically low rates and obtained... [ more
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Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Ottawa – Today, Ontario PC leader Tim Hudak was joined by Ontario PC MPP Lisa MacLeod (Nepean-Carleton), and Ontario PC candidates Randall Denley (Ottawa West-Nepean) and Fred Sherman (Ottawa... [ more
originally posted on Urban Financial website (www.urbanfinancial.ca)
GREATER TORONTO, Nov. 22 /CNW/ - New home builders sold 3,159 new condo suites as well as 1,376 low-rise homes in a very active month of October in the GTA new home market, the... [ more
Mortgage Rates are on the rise...The bond market has been rather whacky for the last couple of weeks. RBC increased their rates today, and the rest will follow shortly. If you are going to need a mortgage, or know someone that is, please contact me... [ more
This is probably one of the most asked questions that I get. Then again, maybe the first question that came to your mind is…”what’s the difference”?
Well, a fixed rate mortgage is a mortgage where the interest rate is fixed for a... [ more
Statement on Agreement with Competition Commissioner
OTTAWA (September 30, 2010) – The Board of Directors of the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) today entered into a consent agreement with the Commissioner of Competition... [ more
How fun! My dad always said that we have two seasons in Canada...Winter and Construction....The DVP is closed all weekend...so now it starts!... [ more
First Time Home Buyer?
Don't forget about the RRSP Home Buyers' Plan. It can be all or part of your down payment. The rules have changed in recent years, so if you think you know them, double check here!
What is the Home Buyers'Plan?
The Home Buyers' Plan... [ more
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