Posts Tagged ‘down payment

“How do I buy a home in Canada” might seem like a silly question, but if you are a first time home buyer, this is where you start. Of course, if you have never bought a home before, the process may seem like a mystery. Here are a few steps to take to buy a […]

In January, Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced changes in the nation’s mortgage rules, limiting the amortization period on “high-ratio” mortgages, and imposing new constraints on home equity lines of credit. Beginning on March 18, 2011, the maximum amortization on a home mortgage with less than 20% down will drop from thirty-five to thirty years. […]


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