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With the current rate increase, how does this affect my mortgage penalty?

With the current rate increase, how does this affect my mortgage penalty?

Now that the dust has settled and all the lenders rates have been adjusted, the next question we have passing through the Mortgage Teacher office is “How does the rate increase affect my mortgage pena...

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BREAKING: Bank of Canada raises overnight interest rates 0.25%

BREAKING: Bank of Canada raises overnight interest rates 0.25%

What does this mean for Canadians who have a mortgage or are hoping to get one soon?

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Foreign buyers tax, expanded rent control coming to Ontario

Foreign buyers tax, expanded rent control coming to Ontario

Ontario's Liberal government will slap a 15 per cent tax on home purchases by non-resident foreigners and will expand the province's existing rent control system to cover all tenants

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Canada's hottest real estate market, and who knew?

Canada's hottest real estate market, and who knew?

If you are looking to purchase in Hamilton, you might want to reach out to a local Mortgage Teacher sooner rather than later....

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SHOCKING: What you need to know about today’s mortgages...

SHOCKING: What you need to know about today’s mortgages...

Did you know that since the recent mortgage rule changes came into effect, the more you put down doesn’t mean that you will necessarily get a lower your rate…

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What's the easiest way to receive my "NOA"?

What's the easiest way to receive my "NOA"?

Canada Revenue Agency has been making it easier to receive your online Notice of Assessment (NOA)....

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