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Category: In the News (86 posts)
If money doesn't buy happiness, why are we so obsessed with getting more of it?
March 13, 2019 @ 2:18 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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One in three adult Canadians have volatile income, finds CPA study
March 7, 2019 @ 11:29 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Canadian women to control nearly $4 trillion by 2028
March 6, 2019 @ 2:19 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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No right answer to rent-or-buy debate. But there's no question who ends up ahead
March 5, 2019 @ 10:29 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Median household income rising again, StatsCan reports
February 28, 2019 @ 12:30 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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After aggressive 2018, Bank of Canada will take it easy on interest rate hikes this year
February 27, 2019 @ 11:47 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Canada's housing crisis and mortgage stress test are officially election issues
February 21, 2019 @ 11:13 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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The year higher borrowing costs and stricter mortgage rules hit home
February 14, 2019 @ 11:15 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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There are reasons to be optimistic about real estate in 2019
February 7, 2019 @ 11:25 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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OSFI under pressure by banks, industry lobbyists to ease mortgage stress test: sources
February 6, 2019 @ 3:39 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Mortgage stress tests for private lenders not under consideration, Morneau says
January 31, 2019 @ 11:33 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Big banks poised to gain from open banking
January 29, 2019 @ 12:28 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Liberals looking to make home-buying more affordable for millennials: Morneau
January 28, 2019 @ 1:58 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Rents Rise By Double Digits In 17 Of 24 Canadian Cities: Padmapper
January 24, 2019 @ 11:35 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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How to maintain a healthy relationship with your tenants
January 23, 2019 @ 1:05 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Almost half of Canadians $200 or less away from insolvency: poll
January 22, 2019 @ 3:35 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Real estate industry sees sweeping changes in technology used to buy and sell homes
January 17, 2019 @ 11:58 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Big Six economists forecast moderate growth for 2019
January 10, 2019 @ 11:18 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Bank of Canada will likely press pause on 2019 rate hikes, BlackRock says
January 9, 2019 @ 3:18 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Impact of tighter stress tests to continue reverberating in 2019
January 4, 2019 @ 1:12 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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8 tips you won't get from your bank in 2019
January 3, 2019 @ 12:07 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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1 in 4 Canadians wants to cut their debts in 2019
January 3, 2019 @ 12:06 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Interest rate could hit 6% by 2020
January 2, 2019 @ 12:06 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Need cash in a hurry? Here are the best and worst ways to get it
December 20, 2018 @ 11:28 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Why your neighbour's kid is getting a better mortgage rate than you
December 19, 2018 @ 12:52 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Mortgage rules now 'overkill' that are hitting millennials particularly hard, home builders say
December 7, 2018 @ 4:23 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Whistler condo prices soar over 26 per cent as baby boomers snap up winter getaway properties
December 6, 2018 @ 11:19 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Holiday Debt A Risk To Canadians' Mental Health, But We're Going For It Anyway
November 30, 2018 @ 11:58 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Canadians appear to have dodged that housing crash everybody's been so afraid of for 10 years
November 21, 2018 @ 7:49 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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5 tips for renewing your mortgage
November 20, 2018 @ 12:01 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Mortgage risks fading thanks to higher rates, tougher rules: Bank of Canada
November 16, 2018 @ 11:14 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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The case for 30-year mortgages as a financial stress reliever for new buyers
November 15, 2018 @ 11:28 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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What You Need To Earn To Afford A Single-Family Home Across Canada
November 14, 2018 @ 6:52 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Finally, mortgage renewals have entered a new era
November 8, 2018 @ 11:39 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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CMHC forecasts moderation in housing market over next two years
November 7, 2018 @ 8:37 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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CMHC survey reveals a vast majority of first-time home buyers maxed-out their budgets
November 1, 2018 @ 2:16 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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M3 makes announcement at National Mortgage Conference
October 31, 2018 @ 11:38 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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RBC, TD, CIBC and BMO raise prime rates following Bank of Canada interest rate hike
October 25, 2018 @ 1:31 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Number of mortgages fell 3.4% in second quarter as stress test rules keep young buyers out
October 24, 2018 @ 7:36 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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OSFI to take new measures to address equity-based mortgage loans
October 18, 2018 @ 4:23 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Preparing to list your condo? 10 tips from a certified home stager
October 10, 2018 @ 6:04 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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5 questions every first-time homebuyer should ask their mortgage advisor
September 27, 2018 @ 5:54 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Canadians’ household debt is creeping back up again
September 21, 2018 @ 5:12 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Mortgage growth is slowing, but home equity loans are ticking up at twice the pace, says CMHC
September 20, 2018 @ 11:27 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Millennials are old news — now it's Gen Z’s turn to kill industries
September 17, 2018 @ 11:48 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Millennial housing crisis? Turns out, it's real and worse than you thought
September 14, 2018 @ 6:05 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Cooling housing market good for banks: Fitch
August 23, 2018 @ 11:33 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Aaron Baxandall - Winner of the 2018 Young Guns for CMP Magazine
August 16, 2018 @ 12:07 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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OSFI announces compliance deadlines for bank word restrictions
August 15, 2018 @ 2:34 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Waiting to see if declines in real estate sales translate into falling prices
August 14, 2018 @ 6:02 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Stand by for a boomers homebuying boom
August 9, 2018 @ 12:49 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Skipping home inspections a major red flag for new buyers
August 8, 2018 @ 12:49 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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This chief economist says Canada’s new mortgage stress test could have been better designed
August 7, 2018 @ 2:53 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Canada's housing sector faces high degree of instability for eighth straight quarter, CMHC warns
July 31, 2018 @ 4:12 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Mortgages, auto loans and credit card debt: How the poor are fueling the booming U.S. economy
July 30, 2018 @ 4:12 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Allegations of inflated property values at centre of RCMP syndicated mortgage fraud investigation
July 25, 2018 @ 4:29 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Where are Canadian housing prices headed for the rest of the summer? Here’s what experts have to say
July 11, 2018 @ 2:49 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Fear Of Missing Out, Perception Of Foreign Buyers Driving Up House Prices: CMHC
July 3, 2018 @ 11:17 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Give potential buyers a home they would want
June 28, 2018 @ 11:19 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Nearly half of existing mortgages face renewal in 2018: report
April 27, 2018 @ 1:03 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Silicon Valley Bank pursues expansion in Canada
March 15, 2018 @ 11:31 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Housing was the world’s best investment over the last 150 years
January 9, 2018 @ 6:28 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Global Housing Markets Are ‘Slowing Sharply.’ Is Canada Next?
January 9, 2018 @ 6:24 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Stress tests, foreign buyers and higher rates likely to impact housing market in 2018
January 2, 2018 @ 4:09 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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New mortgage stress test rules will block 50,000 people from buying: mortgage group
December 7, 2017 @ 12:17 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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One last gasp for the Canadian residential market as rule changes cloud 2018 outlook
November 24, 2017 @ 11:47 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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How to clean out the house before you downsize
November 24, 2017 @ 10:27 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Growing role of families in homebuying raises important questions
November 8, 2017 @ 2:44 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Has ‘fixing’ Canada’s mortgage market made it riskier?
November 2, 2017 @ 11:28 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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OSFI sets new mortgage rules, including stress test for uninsured borrowers
October 18, 2017 @ 11:35 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Boomers holding tight, not moving into retirement homes until their 80s: report
October 13, 2017 @ 12:00 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Downside to easy approval? Home equity lenders say they 'fill a need,' critics warn of risk
October 12, 2017 @ 1:54 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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How to pick the right mortgage amid growing uncertainty over rates
October 5, 2017 @ 11:21 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Don’t bank on your house for retirement fund, watchdog warns. But 45% of Ontarians do
September 29, 2017 @ 11:03 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Equifax data breach: Tips for Canadians whose info may have been hacked
September 11, 2017 @ 1:26 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Big banks hike prime rates after Bank of Canada tightens monetary policy
September 7, 2017 @ 3:06 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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4 Reasons Why In-Person Meetings Provide Unmatched Value
August 18, 2017 @ 11:21 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Mike Holmes: Small changes add up to make more efficient homes
August 16, 2017 @ 12:04 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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How you own your home matters for tax planning
August 14, 2017 @ 1:17 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Regulators set their sights on double ending
August 10, 2017 @ 11:31 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Canada’s cooling experiment
August 8, 2017 @ 4:57 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Canadian economy's addiction to real estate fees is 'stunning,' says analyst
August 3, 2017 @ 11:32 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Cancel the panic: Canadians have been borrowing like crazy for good reason
July 25, 2017 @ 7:04 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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How Ottawa’s crackdown on tax loopholes for the wealthy might affect you
July 19, 2017 @ 1:23 PM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Bank of Canada raises interest rates for first time in 7 years
July 12, 2017 @ 10:06 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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Markets ‘bashed over the head’ as Bank of Canada hints at rate hike
June 29, 2017 @ 11:49 AM by: Aaron Baxandall & Paul Healey
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