Find the Right Home

Understand your housing options, choose your priorities and select your homebuying professionals.   Think long term when buying a home. What kind of home do you need now? What will you need in 5 to 10 years? Consider: the location and neighbourhood the size of the property and home the type of home — for example, detached, […]

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Here’s what you need to know about the First-time Home Buyer Incentive

The government’s First-Time Home Buyer Incentive (FTHBI) comes into effect today. The program, aimed at making it easier for young people to buy their first home by lowering new buyers’ monthly mortgage payments. According to the program, which was introduced by the Liberals in their 2019 budget, the federal government will absorb five per cent […]

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Home sales rise for 5th month in a row in July, prices up 4% in past year

Canada’s housing market is showing signs of coming out of stress-test slumber   Canada’s housing market is showing signs of coming out of the slumber it had been in since mortgage stress tests were implemented last year, as sales and prices have started to rise again, the Canadian Real Estate Association says. CREA said Thursday […]

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