Buy in Vancouver or Toronto?

July 31st, 2015
It’s no secret how expensive the Vancouver real estate market can be, but, it’s still better than Toronto’s according to online real estate broker TheRedPin.com. And it’s not only the aesthetics the company uses to define better.

Rokham Fard with the company does point out Vancouver’s curb appeal which is living near an ocean and the ample green space are nothing to sneer at.

The weather al ...

CMHC Rule Change

July 30th, 2015

Changes to mortgage rules mean that some home buyers in Metro Vancouver's hot housing market may soon get a break when it comes to their loan application.

Currently, home buyers with a deposit of less than 20 per cent are required to have their mortgage loan application approved and insured by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

Starting this fall, CMHC plans to change the rules ...