Time to spring forward with your mortgage goals!

Time to spring forward with your mortgage goals!

As the days grow longer, we warmly welcome the arrival of spring – a season of renewal and growth. Just as we set our clocks forward for daylight saving time, it’s a perfect moment to take proactive steps in managing your mortgage goals. Whether you’re...
How Much Downpayment Do You Need?

How Much Downpayment Do You Need?

To purchase a home in Canada, you need a minimum of 5% downpayment. That’s 5% of the price you pay for the home if your purchase is $500,000 or less. For instance, for a $400,000 home, you need a $20,000 downpayment. What if the house you want is more than $500,000?...
The Lowdown on Downpayments

The Lowdown on Downpayments

We get questions about downpayment all the time! So here is the lowdown on how much you need, and how you might get it. How much do you need? Not surprisingly, most Canadian homebuyers purchase a property with the absolute minimum downpayment. The thing is, the...
This is what the federal budget means for homebuyers

This is what the federal budget means for homebuyers

The recent federal budget included Housing Affordability Measures that may be applicable to your situation, now or in the future. There are three key measures intended to help: an incentive for first-time homebuyers, an increase in the amount of RRSP funds first-time...