First-time homebuyers in one market now have government down payment assistance
A new piece of technology will help arm brokers with the ability to virtually walk clients through their dream home – adding another layer to the broker/client relationship.
A new quarterly report from Desjardins says that Vancouver is Canada’s least affordable market currently, due to house prices relative to income.
House prices went up again in Calgary last month; rising 10 per cent compared to October last year.
It’s perhaps not too surprising that house prices rank highly when purchasers in Vancouver are choosing where to live along with other factors such as proximity to work and family.
The governor of the Bank of Canada said today that it would not be a good idea to raise interest rates in a bid to tackle imbalances in certain sectors of the economy such as property.
When it comes to difficult files some brokers avoid asking for exceptions from underwriters; but, according to one MortgageBrokerNews.ca reader, it can often be the last recourse in trying to get a deal funded.
One in 25 managers qualify as a psychopath – and the percentages of those who either are in positions of power or own companies are considerably higher than the general population. Why so high? A group of researchers in Texas and British Columbia explain.
If you suspect your website is failing to produce actual clients, this statistic could explain why.
Canadians spend a higher percentage of their income on housing than almost any other nation according to a new poll.
The latest Canadian Emerging Trends Real Estate report from PricewaterhouseCoopers shows that office construction is not slowing down in our major cities.