Finances
Graduate Retention Program - First Home Plan
First Home Plan - Graduate Retention Program Using the post secondary graduate tax rebate in advance for the use toward down payment.  The best down payment program to hit Saskatchewan in a while. Recent post secondary graduates will
March 10, 2017
The Power of Home Ownership - The Numbers
Let's just assume you pay $1,600 plus utilities to rent a home.  Although you have no maintenance expenses, you have no access to the potential that home has to appreciate in value over the years.  You can make a good argument for
March 3, 2017
Down Payment Options
Often the biggest hurdle to buying a home can be saving the down payment.  If you don't have all the cash in your account or a family member to help you out, here are some programs that may work for you.  Also, I have a link to a
February 10, 2017
What does .2% interest savings do for me
Let's put .2% interest rate savings on a mortgage into perspective in your daily life. Here's how it breaks down. On a $300,000 mortgage, you will keep $30 per month in your bank account and not in an account owned by your bank. That's
February 3, 2017
2017 Mortgage Trends
I looked around the mortgage market this week to see what some of the driving trends are and where some of the best mortgage opportunities might be going forward. We are certainly seeing some upward pressure on the fixed interest rates
January 6, 2017