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Tuesday Dec 21st, 2021 Share

Canada should temporarily ban foreign home buyers, rezone cities

OTTAWA, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Municipalities should rezone broadly to allow more  density and Canada should temporarily ban foreign buyers to help alleviate the housing affordability crunch faced by residents, the country's housing minister said on Tuesday. Ahmed Hussen told Reuters in an interview that housing should be for Canadians to live in, not passive foreign investment, and that he backs Canadian cities implementing density measures like those recently rolled out in New...

Saturday May 29th, 2021 Share

Canada Home Buyer's Plan - Great Info

What is a minimum down payment A down payment is the amount of money you put towards the purchase of a home. Your lender deducts the down payment from the purchase price of your home. Your mortgage covers the rest of the price of the home. The minimum amount you need for your down payment depends on the purchase price of the home. If your down payment is less than 20% of the price of your home, you must purchase mortgage loan insurance. Table 1: The minimum down payment...

Wednesday Apr 21st, 2021 Share

Global Real Estate Bubble Index

Sunday Feb 7th, 2021 Share

Housing Affordability

Top 5 Home Renovations When Selling

Monday Mar 18th, 2019 Share

Top 5 Renovations When Selling

How to Choose the Right Mortgage

Monday Mar 18th, 2019 Share

How to Choose the Right Mortgage

5 steps to selling your home

Monday Mar 18th, 2019 Share

5 steps to selling your home

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