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DO I NEED SPOUSAL CONSENT?

Source: Riopelle Group Professional Corporation The question of spousal consent must be asked for every residential real estate transaction, whether it be a purchase, sale, mortgage or transfer of title. We often field the question from clients, realtors and mortgage … Continue reading

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CMHC CHANGES ITS MORTGAGE INSURANCE PRODUCT OFFERING

Source: Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation As part of the review of its mortgage loan insurance business, CMHC is discontinuing its Second Home and Self-Employed Without 3rd Party Income Validation mortgage insurance products effective May 30, 2014. Self-employed Canadians can … Continue reading

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NEED HELP WITH A DOWNPAYMENT?

Are you a first time home buyer who is having a bit of trouble saving your downpayment? If you are then this article is for you. Written by mortagage agent, Lindsay Blair, it give hope to those of you who … Continue reading

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HOME OWNERSHIP HAS IT’S TAX BREAKS

Jamie Golombek, Financial Post With spring comes the official launch of house hunting season. So, what better time to ensure that you are maximizing the tax benefits associated with home ownership, especially since the 2010 tax return filing deadline is … Continue reading

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