Pricy properties hit the market following last month’s Ontario mortgage plan
Canadians are increasingly pessimistic on the economy and house prices.
Finance Minister Joe Oliver has said he will not interfere with the housing market – or force banks to lower their interest rates, despite the Bank of Canada’s announced rate cut.
Recent rate cuts to both prime and fixed mortgage rates will likely have clients considering both fixed and variable rates. Which one will prove to be the best option?
A new study has revealed that the average office employee receives a staggering 1,738 inane emails every year – many of which would be better expressed in person.
Listings are up while sales plunge.
Although an interest rate cut has the potential to increase consumer spending some analysts are suggesting this time will be different.
South of the border figures from the National Association of Realtors show that sales of existing homes increased in December by 2.4 per cent.
The biggest news wasn’t the rate cut; it was the way in which the central bank implemented it – and what it may signify for future interest rates, according to one industry leader.
FSCO and the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (MFDA) clarified their position on syndicated mortgages in a joint statement released Wednesday.
That’s the message being delivered by Kate Nankivell, whose LinkedIn and social selling business Force of Nature has evolved to help business people get the most out of the professional networking platform.