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Mortgage Rates: 2013 summer overview

Mortgage Rates: 2013 summer overview

So while us Canadians were enjoying our Summer weather with family these past few months, what have the mortgage rates been up to?

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CMHC cools mortgage market with new cap for banks

CMHC cools mortgage market with new cap for banks

CMHC will, effective immediately, limit banks and other mortgage lenders to $350 million worth of new mortgage-backed securities per month.

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Round 4 of NEW Mortgage rules

Round 4 of NEW Mortgage rules

Since the changes made on Mortgages in July 2012, many Canadians have been unclear of how exactly the changes would affect their debt ratios.

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Watching the 5 year fixed.

Watching the 5 year fixed.

Interested in what the 5 year fixed mortgage rate has done in the last month ?

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First time home buyer ?

First time home buyer ?

Just like our Lesson “The Virgin Mortgage” are you properly prepared for your first home?

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How to calculate a mortgage penalty in Canada ?

Are online mortgage break-fee calculators reliable? Not always. Getting a quote for the cost of breaking your mortgage early – and understanding it – hasn’t always been easy.

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