Buying a home

January 2, 2024 4 Comments

A 10-step roadmap for first-time homebuyers: how to buy your first home The journey to buy your first home is an exciting and pivotal time in your life. In my work as a

December 5, 2023 3 Comments

What's the rush?  The financial "why" HSBC did an interesting study in the UK in 2014.  It suggested that if you buy your first home by 29, you create a positive cycle that not only

September 6, 2023 0 Comments

Can the FHSA help you buy your first home? On April 1, 2023, the Canadian government introduced the First Home Savings Account (FHSA) that is basically a hybrid between an RRSP and a TFSA. Like

February 9, 2021 0 Comments

Think you have to wait 7 years after bankruptcy before you can get a mortgage? That's a myth. You can actually get a mortgage the day after you get discharged - though you

March 19, 2019 0 Comments

Thinking of buying a condo in Toronto? Here are the key points to know so you can understand the reserve fund. First, what is a reserve fund? A portion of every condo owner’s