Personality of your Mortgage

Personality of your Mortgage

Everyone knows that Mortgages come with a rate attached to them. But few know that each Mortgage Product has a PERSONALITY too! The Personality of a mortgage product is a key component in selecting the right mortgage for you and your unique needs. So sit back, take...
What Happened with Prime?

What Happened with Prime?

Did Prime go up? No. Did my Variable rate mortgage rate change? No, not unless your variable rate mortgage is with TD. So the Bank of Canada did not raise rates? No, in fact they are more likely to lower rates than increase them. But TD raised rates? Yes, but only by...
B.C.’s First Time Home Buyer’s Program

B.C.’s First Time Home Buyer’s Program

Before we start, something needs to be made clear: B.C.’s First-Time Home Buyers’ Program is not the same thing as First-Time Home Buyers’ Tax Credit and it is also not the same as the Home Buyers Plan. The First-Time Home Buyers’ Program in British Columbia gives...
A Look at the Economy: Job Reports for Canada & The US

A Look at the Economy: Job Reports for Canada & The US

A perfect example of the unpredictable volatility in the Canadian jobs report, the September gain of 67,000 jobs was dramatically larger than economists’ expectations of roughly 7,500 new jobs. Most of the rise was in part-time work, however, and it was boosted by...