Finances
Housing demand in Saskatoon should increase
There are some good economic signs for Saskatchewan in 2018 & 2019.  Many economists expect Saskatchewan to lead the country in economic growth. Potash has seen strong demand, increasing throughout 2017 and into 2018.  This has led to
January 8, 2018
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