By: Rory Armstrong

Will the Bank of Canada Cut Interest Rates Again?

Tags: Mortgage Rates, Interest Rates, Economy, Housing Activity, Housing Affordability, Lower Rates

In an effort to offset the slump in oil prices and to boost economic activity, the Bank of Canada reduced interest rates in January.  With lowered interest rates, the cost of borrowing is brought down and spurs spending in all sectors, especially when it comes down to big ticket spending such as mortgage financing and housing sales. Debt and home affordability has been the hot topic for quit...Read More

By: Rory Armstrong

Working Backwards To Find The Perfect Home

Tags: house hunting, mortgage, low interest rates, condo shopping, condo, house, budget, finance

These days with the high demand for homes and lack of "Good" inventory on the market, buyers are often finding themselves looking at property at the top of their budget.  Having access to lower interest rates also fans the flame, making buyers believe that they are "richer than they think".  Without proper planning, this thought of being invincible could ultimately...Read More

By: Rory Armstrong

Condo living? - Don't Prance Around Naked

Tags: condo, lifestyle, Etiquette, Toronto

Condo Living? - Don't Prance Around Naked Top 5 Do's and Don'ts when living in a condo   Condo living definitely has it's perks, especially when it's located in an active area with plenty of nearby amenities, access to public transportation and great people to meet.   Because you're living amongst other condo dwellers, I think there are a fe...Read More