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Ontario Introduces Measures to Cool Hot Housing Market

Ontario Introduces Measures to Cool Hot Housing Market

The Government of Ontario is trying to cool the jets on a hot housing market. As reported by the Ontario government, the average house price in Toronto reached $916,567 in March 2017, which is up 33.2 per cent from last year. To put the entire situation in perspective, RBC Economics said housing affordability for the ... Continue Reading

What to Do Now That TD Canada Trust Has Hiked Its Mortgage Rate

Bank goes at it alone, raising their prime rate on variable mortgages. It will now take longer for TD Canada Trust customers to pay off their variable mortgages, after the bank raised its prime mortgage rate this week. TD hiked its rate from 2.7 per cent to 2.85 per cent: meaning the total cost of ... Continue Reading

Home Ownership Still the Dream...

Almost one third of millennials fear they'll never be able to afford a home of their own The vast majority of millennial Canadians want to own their own home despite major concerns over the costs, according to new surveys done by BMO and CIBC. BMO found 76 per cent of Canadians aged 19 to 35 ... Continue Reading

VIDEO: What’s Your Home Insurance IQ?

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Do you know what affects your home insurance premium? If it appears that your home is less likely to be damaged or destroyed, chances are, you are going to pay a lower premium for your home insurance: for example, if your house is next to a fire station or is equipped with a security system. ... Continue Reading

Top Three Sci-Fi Inspired Home Theatre Designs

Are you like me and consider the basement to be the most important space in the house? Yes? How about if it is tricked out with the most amazing home theatre system? YES! These days, your home entertainment is far beyond just a TV and some speakers. They are designed with a cinematic experience in ... Continue Reading