Tag: spring

Fixed Vs Variable Mortgages: Everything You Need To Know

Variable or Fixed Mortgage – Which Is Better? Since July 2017, the Bank of Canada has raised its key overnight rate four times. It currently stands at 1.5%, while the prime lending rate of big commercial banks is 3.70%. This has left many homeowners wondering which is better: fixed or variable mortgages? Furthermore, what are the benefits of mortgage insurance?…

Downtown Toronto’s Condo Market – Spring 2018 Overview

Spring Thaw After months of cold weather and cool sales, Toronto’s housing market is once again heating up—just in time for spring. Properties in the downtown area are seeing an uptick in offers, while demand for GTA real estate keeps growing. According to The Star, “the real estate industry is finally predicting a return to a traditionally brisk spring.” In…