Renovations

In 2018, the mortgage stress test was introduced to Canadian’s, and since its inception, the test has caused some difficulty for new and existing homeowners. If you’re in need of a first or second mortgage, or even a home equity loan, you’ve come to the right...

Did you know that utilizing the equity in your home can prove to be one of the most convenient sources of funding? The approval of a home equity loan opens up a myriad of doors for homeowners, such as funding to help renovate property, support...

To many people, the idea of taking out a loan can be a scary one. While some may fear being trapped inside a “cycle of debt” of making payments, if done strategically, a home equity loan may, in fact, prove to be financially advantageous. However,...

Before the coronavirus pandemic, financial advisors typically recommended people prioritize debt payoff first and foremost. But now that so many Canadians have been furloughed or unemployed, the focus has shifted to savings. It is very important to have an emergency savings account. And while experts advise...

Without surprise, with the housing market at the state it is in right now, Canadians have been moving houses a lot less over the past 3 years, which led to increases in home renovations and remodelling projects. But not all renovation investments yield equal payback. Overall remodelling...