How to protect your investments if the inflation genie sparks interest rate hikes Jan 19th

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Can Canadians Stand Up to a Tougher Stress Test? Apr 4th

Buying a home in Canada just got a lot more stressful. Recently, the OSFI’s stress test has become substantially more challenging to pass – and hardly anyone noticed. The qualifying rate is now as high as 6.00%. If it wasn’t hard enough to purchase a home in Canada, now it’s even harder..... More »

The Latest in Mortgage News – Fresh Round of Fixed-Rate Hikes Underway Feb 3rd

Over the past couple of weeks, all of the big banks and countless other mortgage lenders have bumped up some of their fixed rates. Meanwhile, markets are now fully pricing in a rate hike by the Bank of Canada at its March meeting, which will raise rates for the country’s variable-rate holders..... More »
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A guide to five-year fixed mortgage rates + MORE Mar 2nd

After consecutive years of record-low interest rates in Canada, many experts predict we are entering a period of rising rates—which would make the cost of borrowing money, be it for a mortgage or a student loan, more expensive. The possibility of these rate hikes can make the stability of a f.... More »
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What it’s like to be a first-time home buyer in Ontario—for real + MORE Apr 25th

We’d been looking for over two years when we finally closed on our home last year in Vaughan, Ontario, just north of Toronto. As first-time home buyers in Ontario, my husband and I had seen around 30 houses, had been outbid on five or six and had expanded our search area from the middle of Toronto.... More »
How to protect your investments if the inflation genie sparks interest rate hikesNow is a good time to prepare your finances for rising interest rates as they affect everything from the makeup of your portfolio to your mortgage

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