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Mortgage News

2020-11-17   Canadian Home Sales Remain Historically Strong in October
2020-11-10   What You Need To Know About Mortgage Down Payments
2020-10-29   Bank of Canada sees interest rates at record lows until 2023
2020-10-20   Home Prices Up 17% in September, But Some Signs of Cooling Emerge
2020-10-08   Bank of Canada head says pandemic response will boost risks from future economic shocks
2020-09-14   Millennial demand for detached homes is surging during pandemic: CUR
2020-09-10   Mortgage costs stay low, central bank keeps interest rate at rock-bottom level
2020-09-08   Stricter mortgage rules aren't hurting homebuyer demand as sales soar
2020-08-31   Banking regulator phasing out pandemic-related rules on mortgage deferrals
2020-08-26   Home Prices Set New Record High, Sales Surpass Pre-COVID Levels
2020-08-20   Rising buyer demand for suburban homes started before pandemic: CUR
2020-08-18   Canada's housing market seeing V-shaped recovery: TD
2020-08-17   Canada Home Sales Continue Surge, Rising 26% to Record in July
2020-07-23   Bank of Canada Signals No Rate Hikes Until at Least 2023
2020-07-16   'Interest rates will be low for a long time' - Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem
2020-06-22   First-Time Homebuyer? These Rebates, Credits Can Save You Money
2020-06-17   Macklem: Bank of Canada has no immediate intention to raise rates
2020-06-15   Canada's housing agency admits lack of diversity, vows review through racial lens
2020-06-11   Canadian Mortgage Rates Hit All-Time Low
2020-06-09   CMHC's New Mortgage Rules Cut Maximum Purchase Price By Up To 12%: Experts
2020-06-08   Canada's mortgage insurer tightens rules as it forecasts home-price drop of up to 18%
2020-06-03   Bank of Canada holds, says COVID impact appears to have peaked
2020-06-03   CMHC's Fight With Housing Industry Over Falling Prices Just A Big Misunderstanding
2020-06-02   Housing market will avoid 'extreme stress' thanks to government stimulus: CUR
2020-05-29   Posthaste: Canadians could see record low interest rates until 2022
2020-05-21   CMHC's Evan Siddall Warns Canadian Homebuyers Face 'Debt Cliff' This Fall
2020-05-11   Mortgage rates may remain at historic lows until 2022
2020-04-23   Why Canada's big banks can't afford to screw up their response to the coronavirus crisis
2020-04-15   BoC sees risk of 'structural damage,' ramps up bond-buying
2020-04-15   With baby steps, provinces prepare for a return to work
2020-04-15   Bank of Canada interest rate announcement and release of the Monetary Policy Report
2020-03-30   Bank of Canada: Key interest rate cut to lowest level
2020-03-24   CMHC CEO wants to reassure homeowners & landlords about the safety net being put in place
2020-03-18   Canada's Big Banks Offer 6-Month Mortgage Deferrals 'On Case By Case Basis'
2020-03-16   Canadians may get 'Mortgage Holiday'
2020-03-11   Canadian interest rates may be heading for an April cut: BMO
2020-03-04   Bank of Canada Rate Announcement March 2020!
2020-03-02   Canadian interest rate cuts expected in March and April: Oxford
2020-01-29   Canadian interest rates may start dropping again in April: RBC
2020-01-24   Bank of Canada keeps rates at 1.75%, trims 2020 economic forecast

Real Estate News

2020-11-25   October's Housing Market Snapshot: The Market Stays Hot as the Weather Cools Down
2020-11-20   Home prices record highest October increase in 22 years: Teranet
2020-11-20   Canada House Price Index Has Hottest October On Record
2020-11-17   Canada's Condo Markets Face Perfect Storm As Rental Rates Tank, Costs Jump
2020-11-17   October home sales up 32% annually, as prices set new record: CREA
2020-11-12   Your Complete Home Maintenance Timeline, Simplified
2020-11-10   Is It the Right Time to Buy an Investment Property?
2020-11-05   COVID-19's Second Wave No Obstacle To Canada's Big-City Housing Markets
2020-11-03   Immigration, unemployment and skittish investors are biggest challenges facing housing mar
2020-10-27   Saving for a Renovation? These 5 Small Things Can Keep You on Budget
2020-10-22   Home prices just recorded second-highest September increase in 22 years
2020-10-15   Canada's Average House Price Soars 17.5% In 'Very Strange Year' For Real Estate
2020-10-08   Single-family home prices kept accelerating across Canada in September: RBC
2020-10-05   Government financial aid made Canadian homes more affordable during pandemic: RBC
2020-10-01   Canadian House Prices, Housing Inequality Set To Jump In Wake Of Pandemic: Experts
2020-10-01   Canadian home sales climb again, set record for August: CREA
2020-09-21   Canadian home prices rise in August as market shows signs of firming
2020-09-21   Canadian home price increases accelerated in August: Teranet
2020-09-17   Condo and detached home price trends are diverging: RBC
2020-09-02   New home prices to stay strong this fall despite pandemic uncertainty
2020-08-13   Edmonton-area real estate market hot despite COVID-19 pandemic
2020-08-12   Builders post best month for home construction in over 2 years
2020-08-11   Strong demand drives home price surge in Toronto and Vancouver: Central 1
2020-08-11   Housing starts in Canada just surged a lot more than anyone expected
2020-08-06   Toronto home sales soar to record in July on pent-up demand
2020-08-06   Housing market 'more resilient than expected' during pandemic: RBC
2020-08-04   A Step-by-Step Guide to Buying Your First Home in a Year
2020-08-03   Home sales continued to rebound in June after pandemic freeze earlier this year
2020-07-27   Real estate optimism sparks new life into Canadian consumers
2020-07-21   Home prices forecast to rise 8% by 2022: Capital Economics
2020-07-20   COVID-19 cannot slow demand in Toronto real estate market
2020-07-13   Toronto House Prices Are Way Up Compared To Last Year
2020-07-08   Cottage real estate market heats up with more Canadians working remotely
2020-07-06   Toronto's development boom continues despite COVID-19
2020-07-03   HomeOwners Open To Buying a Home While Only Being Able to View a Virtual Tour
2020-07-02   13 Curb Appeal Tricks to Sell Your Home - HGTV
2020-06-18   Wave of homes could hit market when support programs end: RBC
2020-06-17   Pent up demand will boost Canadian home sales in June: TD
2020-06-16   Canada's housing market shrugs off COVID-19 effect, for now
2020-05-21   Housing market beginning to normalize after historically bad April: TD
2020-05-01   Real estate in upheaval until 2022, says one of Canada's biggest landlords
2020-05-01   Home construction to start bouncing back in July: Altus
2020-04-30   Housing Prices In Canada Immune To COVID-19: Economists
2020-04-23   Forced Selling May Be Headed For Canada's Housing Market
2020-04-20   'COVID Clauses' Await Buyers In Canada's Housing Market
2020-03-09   Annual pace of housing starts in February slowed compared with January
2020-02-12   Annual pace of housing starts in January up from December, tops expectations
2020-02-10   Condo gains push Canadian housing starts to a 4-month high
2020-01-08   As supply dwindles, GTA home prices cap off 2019 with a price jump

Business & Finance News

2020-11-10   Running out of financial aid during the pandemic? Money expert on what to do next
2020-11-10   Why debt is still a four-letter word for housing markets
2020-11-05   These end-of-year tax tips will help those who received CERB and other pandemic benefits
2020-11-03   Canada dollar seen rising; U.S.'Blue Wave' would bolster prospects: poll
2020-10-22   4 in 10 Canadians worried about COVID-19's impact on their retirement plan: Poll
2020-10-13   Majority of Gen Z Canadians close to insolvency amid coronavirus pandemic, poll finds
2020-10-08   Canada's Low Earners Lost 1 In 5 Jobs, High Earners Gained Work In Pandemic: CIBC
2020-09-29   CERB to EI: What to know about transitioning to the new coronavirus benefits
2020-09-24   Feds begin new sitting by boosting COVID-19 recovery benefit
2020-09-24   Canada government proposes three new coronavirus benefits, could help with confidence vote
2020-09-14   Household debt ratio drops to 158% of disposable income, down from 175%
2020-09-10   Bank of Canada head says uneven recovery could hit living standards for all Canadians
2020-08-24   Consumer confidence is approaching pre-pandemic levels
2020-08-10   Consumer confidence turns positive in Canada
2020-07-30   With interest rates staying lower for longer, what does this mean for you?
2020-07-13   Canada Added 953,000 Jobs In June, Unemployment Rate Fell: StatCan
2020-07-02   Big jump in Canadian confidence bodes well for recovery
2020-07-02   Loonie could hit pre-coronavirus levels if stocks, oil continue to recover: poll
2020-06-26   53% of Canadians support a four-day work week: Survey
2020-06-26   Expanded CEBA now available through big banks
2020-06-25   Most Competitive Economies Ranking Puts Canada Ahead Of U.S. For 1st Time
2020-06-23   Eight more weeks of CERB to cost $17.9 billion, budget officer says
2020-06-19   Canadians facing CERB gap receive explanation via government email
2020-06-19   Trudeau pushes wage subsidy as expanded CEBA delayed
2020-06-18   What's the safest way to travel? Your COVID-19 questions answered
2020-06-17   Annual inflation rate falls to -0.4% in May: Statistics Canada
2020-06-16   Feds looking to extend CERB payments, Trudeau says
2020-06-16   Consumer debt loads drop for first time in a decade in Canada
2020-06-12   Alternatives to keeping dead money in an emergency fund
2020-06-12   Canadians can still travel to the U.S. during the COVID-19 pandemic — just not by car
2020-06-10   Exclusive: Canada, U.S. set to extend border closure to end-July - sources
2020-06-09   Resilient Canadian homebuilders face threat of slower population growth: TD
2020-06-05   Canada's unemployment rate reaches record 13.7%
2020-06-05   Canada unexpectedly adds 289,600 jobs on gradual reopening
2020-06-04   COVID-19 refunds: What to know about credit card chargebacks
2020-06-04   Labour market starts recovery in Canada as workers slowly return
2020-06-03   Canadian labor productivity grows by 3.4% in first quarter
2020-06-02   The Daily Chase: Stocks rally despite unrest; Poloz's term comes to an end
2020-06-02   What you need to know about the new June 1 tax-filing deadline
2020-05-29   Canadian output plunges with further damage expected
2020-05-28   CIBC, TD miss expectations as profits plunge, bad loan provisions soar
2020-05-28   Cases going down, but experts urge against visiting grandparents during pandemic
2020-05-28   COVID-19 could accelerate shift to cashless, experts say
2020-05-26   From hanging out in parks to getting groceries, how can you navigate day-to-day risks of C
2020-05-25   These jobs may be most in-demand in a post-pandemic Canada
2020-05-25   Big banks to report results as mortgage 'deferral cliff' starts to loom, loan loss expecta
2020-05-21   Canada recommends masks, says emergency loans have no cap but many limits
2020-05-20   Feds to seek equity or cash from companies applying for LEEFF
2020-05-19   U.S. - Canada border closure extended another 30 days amid coronavirus
2020-05-15   Trudeau to extend wage subsidy program boost aid for COVID-19 medical researchers
2020-05-14   Bank of Canada Says Financial System Strong Despite Virus Shock
2020-05-14   Rent prices drop across Canada as COVID-19 freezes moving plans
2020-05-13   Feds to unveil details of $1 billion in regional aid for small businesses
2020-05-13   Coronavirus in Canada: how to get tested, what the symptoms are, where to get help
2020-05-12   StatsCan: Post-COVID grocery store sales high but below the mid-March peak
2020-05-12   Feds pledge one-time benefit top-up to seniors in COVID-19 aid
2020-05-11   Corporate Canada reports a cloudy outlook and stocks still rise
2020-05-08   Use your quarantine time to devise a better tax strategy
2020-05-06   Affirming the Bank of Canada's independence has to be more than just lip service
2020-05-06   Anxious about COVID-19 and returning to work? Here's what you need to know
2020-05-04   Coronavirus: Several provinces begin to slowly loosen lockdown restrictions
2020-05-01   A look at how provinces plan to emerge from COVID-19 shutdown
2020-04-30   'My jaw hit the floor,' says credit card customer refunded almost $7,500
2020-04-28   Where each province and territory stands with reopening
2020-04-28   Canadians stuck on CERB payments get government email prompt
2020-04-27   6 ways to trim your budget when you think you've already cut spending to the bone
2020-04-24   Working from home? Household expenses may be deductible, say tax experts
2020-04-23   COVID-19 worries are starting to ease for some businesses in Canada
2020-04-22   Food rationing is the new unnerving reality for grocery shoppers once spoiled for choice
2020-04-21   The day oil was worth less than $0 - and nobody wanted it
2020-04-20   Your CERB money is taxable. Here's how it's going to work
2020-04-20   Interactive: Which benefits am I eligible for during the COVID-19 pandemic?
2020-04-16   Canadian border restrictions with U.S. will remain for a long time: Trudeau
2020-04-09   StatCan to release snapshot of Canada's labour force in March amid COVID-19
2020-04-08   Trudeau expected to announce more coronavirus support for entrepreneurs, students
2020-04-08   CRA's CERB system gets stellar reviews in first days of operation
2020-04-08   Police warn of COVID-19 phishing scam
2020-04-07   Canada's big banks cut credit card interest rates to ease coronavirus impact
2020-04-01   Suddenly strapped for cash: Financial advisers on dealing with COVID-19 fallout
2020-04-01   Canada's carbon tax increasing April 1 despite coronavirus economic crunch
2020-03-25   How to get your tax refund as quickly as possible amid the COVID-19 crisis
2020-02-26   Seven tips to get you started as tax season kicks off
2020-02-24   The 5 'Rs' of retirement planning
2020-02-18   Can you save money on your tax return?
2020-02-03   Your brain is not wired to save for retirement. Here are 2 tricks to jolt it into action
2020-01-27   4 things you need to know before you file your taxes this year!
2020-01-20   What is a TFSA for? It can help your kids be student-debt free
2020-01-06   4 financial resolutions to really get a handle on your money in 2020