Did you know that First Foundation curates (brings together) a list of all the best news stories every week dealing with Canadian Mortgage News, Canadian Real Estate News & Canadian Personal Finance News?
Here are some of my thoughts about what has happened in the last couple of weeks with a couple of stories you should consider checking out!
October Week 2 & 3 Summary
There is a lot of controversy surrounding where 'experts' believe the Canadian Real Estate Market is headed, up or down.
There really is no such thing as the Canadian Real Estate Market, Real Estate in Canada is uniquely local and driven by local economies.
Here is a story from our friends at LIV Real Estate dealing with the Edmonton local real estate market.
Canadian Mortgage News
Is a 1% spread enough to consider taking a Variable Rate over a fixed rate?
According to economists at Scotia Bank, the prime rate might not rise until 2016, but no one can be sure. As rates change regularly, please feel free to contact us any time if you want to discuss your specific situation!
Canadian Personal Finance
There were lots of great stories shared over the last couple of weeks dealing with personal finance in Canada. Rather than sharing one in particular, I figured I would just embed the entire list. Have a look through and feel free to comment on any stories you find thought provoking!
If you missed the Week 1 recap, you can check that out here. if you have any comments or would like to share your thoughts, please do so in the comments below.