Finances
Interest Rates Scaring you?
Interest rates scaring you? It is true that mortgage interest rates have come up over the last month.  Keep in mind that this is a very small increase, and we’re still in an ultra-low rate environment.  We’ve also seen increases
August 18, 2017
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