Tagged: Bank of Canada

A report by National Bank says net equity of Canadian owners in their homes is 'very high,' more than 60 per cent, compared to 39 per cent in the United States

Why a rate hike won’t be a blow to most

Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney and other policy makers have no doubt been scaring the pants off consumers who have loaded up on debt like there’s no tomorrow. Well, there is a tomorrow, and that was their aim.

Is now a good time to buy a home?

Is now a good time to buy a home?

If you’re tired of renting and have always wanted a home you could call your own, but thought the opportunity was just beyond your reach because of economic factors, here are some things to consider if you are thinking about taking the home ownership plunge.