Posts tagged ‘mortgage advice’

  • Will October Mark the End of Canada’s Employment Recovery?

    Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for November 9, 2020

    Last Friday Statistics Canada released its latest employment report and estimated that our economy added another 84,000 jobs in October. This result came in a little higher than the consensus forecast of 75,000 but well below the robust increases we saw in September (+378,000) and August (+246,000). The more jobs we recover, the slower the […]

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  • Our New Canadian Mortgage Landscape?

    Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for April 13, 2020

    Last week we learned that our economy lost more than 1 million jobs in March. As the significant economic impacts of the lockdown begin to take form, now seems like a good time to speculate on how lenders will adapt their mortgage lending policies to the new reality.

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  • Mortgage Strategies for the Coronavirus Crisis

    Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for March 23, 2020

    Canadian mortgage rates surged higher last week, which surprised borrowers. In today’s post I explain why that happened and offer advice to four different groups of borrowers on how to navigate through the COVID-19 crisis.

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